You can work as a Mixed Crop and Livestock Farmer without formal qualifications, however, livestock farming experience is generally needed. Training may also be available through VET (Vocational Education and Training).
Membership with the National Farmers Federation may be useful.
Checks, licences and tickets
You may need:
Thinking about study or training?
Before starting a course, check it will provide you with the skills and qualifications you need.
- Search and compare thousands of higher education courses, and their entry requirements from different institutions across Australia at Course Seeker website.
- Compare undergraduate and postgraduate student experiences and outcomes on the QILT website.
- Compare Vocational Education and Training (VET) courses, providers and student outcomes on the My Skills website.
- You might be interested in Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation & Land Management VET training pathways on the AAPathways website.
Or check out related courses on Job Outlook.
Useful links and resources