I am currently looking for work placement as part of my Certificate 2 in Agriculture course. Is there anyone that is interested in having me volunteer to help out their farms? Or is there any sites/places that I can look into to find volunteerily work pla

I am doing a Certificate 2 in Agriculture (Online study) as part of Open Colleges

I am looking for farm-based work placements available that fits in the following criteria? As part of my course, my current placement I am looking for is around fixing and install fences, as well as cleaning machinery. 

Modules 1-5 (Study Period 1 & 2): Keep the farm safe and well maintained.

AHCWHS201: Participate in work health and safety processes.

  • Follow workplace procedures for hazard identification and risk control.
  • Observe safe practices during work operations.
  • Participate in arrangements for maintaining the health and safety of all people in the workplace.

AHCBIO201: Inspect and clean machinery for plant, animal and soil material.

  • Prepare to work on machinery.
  • Inspect machinery and support vehicles.
  • Clean machinery, equipment and support vehicles.
  • Complete cleaning work.
  • Report inspection results.

AHCINF202: Install, maintain and repair farm fencing.

  • Prepare for fencing work.
  • Undertake fence installation.
  • Maintain and repair fencing.
  • Complete fencing work.

During my placement, I am required to take videos for evidence, if the supervisor is OK with it. 

1032 days ago

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Also I am based in Metro Melbourne (Victoria), but I am fine travelling interstate. I will also need at least 16 hours of work as part of my work placement

1032 days ago

Hi, Did you find somewhere for your work placement?

-Farmer in North East Victoria. Cropping and Sheep.
969 days ago
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