AHC60316 Advanced Diploma of Agribusiness Management

CRICOS Code: 092615G

National Code: AHC60316

Course Fee
7,900 AUD Tuition fee
250 AUD Enrolment fee
350 AUD Training resources

8,500 AUD Total course cost
Note: The total course costs will be split evenly across 4 terms of study.

Overseas Students Health Cover
All overseas students are required to have Overseas Students Health Cover (OSHC) for the entire duration of their student visa. Overseas students will be charged an additional fee for OSHC. The OSHC rate will vary depending on the personal status i.e. single, couple or with siblings and duration of stay in Australia. Please visit the following link for further details: http://www.ahm.com.au

52 weeks including 12 weeks of break between 4 study terms
Full-time Overseas Students – 20 contact hours per week

Course Type
AHC – Training Package Qualification

Entry Requirements
Applicants must have completed Australian year 11 or equivalent overseas qualifications, and be 18 years or older.
Overseas applicants are required to demonstrate English language proficiency. For complete details please refer to entry requirements.
Students with low English language proficiency will be required to undertake an appropriate ESL/ELICOS course to meet the entry requirements at Ironwood.
Local applicants will be assessed individually based on the relevant work experience, skills, knowledge and aptitude to undertake the course.

Study Mode
Face to face classroom and practical training

Assessment Methods
Assessment methods may include the following:

  • observations
  • case study
  • projects
  • assignments
  • presentations
  • role play
  • written exam
  • practical exam

Course Notes
This qualification reflects the roles of individuals working in a range of agribusinesses. The units covered in this qualification are uniquely contextualised for the agribusiness sector and reflect the need for agribusiness specific management expertise in planning and analysis, financial and human resource management together with an emphasis on sustainability.

This qualification is also suited to the needs of individuals who possess significant theoretical agribusiness skills and knowledge that they would like to further develop in order to create further educational or employment opportunities.

On successful completion of this course you will be awarded with AHC60316 Advanced Diploma of Agribusiness.

Qualification Pathways
Further training pathways from this qualification include, but are not limited to Bachelors degree in agribusiness sector

Expected Employment Outcome example
Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include: Rural and regional agribusiness manager (including lending managers, insurance brokers, machinery dealers, chemical resellers, stock agents, grain marketers, real estate agents) Agriculture enterprise business managers Production horticulture enterprise business managers

Note: Completion of an ICT course does not guarantee an employment outcome

Units of Competency
Consistent with Qualification Rules and prerequisite requirements the qualification offered by ICT comprises the following 8 units of competence:

  1. AHCBUS603 Develop and review a strategic plan
  2. AHCBUS602 Review land management plans and strategies
  3. AHCBUS606 Develop a monitoring, evaluation and reporting program
  4. AHCAGB604 Analyse business performance
  5. AHCMER501 Develop a sales strategy for rural products
  6. AHCBUS607 Implement a monitoring, evaluation and reporting program
  7. AHCBER502 Manage the implementation of an emergency disease or plant pest control program
  8. AHCBAC503 Manage integrated crop and pasture production

For further details please visit http://www.training.gov.au

Commencement Dates
There will be monthly intake for on-shore students and a quarterly intake for overseas students. Please contact info@ict.edu.au for confirmed dates.