Assisting with Operating Dairy Effluent Management Systems – Micro-credential
Level of study
Cost (incl GST)
Learners must be employed in the sector
*Non-funded fee: $1,110.61. Please note, this fee will only apply for non-funded learners – learners who are not employed in the industry, do not meet the entry requirements of the programme, or are not classed as “domestic learners” under the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) funding rules. For more information, visit the TEC website here.
This micro-credential is suited for Farm Assistants, who want to develop their skills and knowledge in dairy farming.
Topics covered include:
Characteristics of a dairy effluent management systems
Environmental protection practices on farm
Benefits and risks of effluent application on farm
This micro-credential takes 3 months to complete.
Learners are required to attend 1 workshop day.
Graduates will be able to:
describe the impacts of dairy farm effluent
assist in operating, cleaning, and monitoring a dairy effluent management system