Get Certified in Sheep and Beef Cattle Farming

Study the Certificate in Sheep and Cattle Farming 100% online from the comfort of your own home for just $25 Per Week on a Flexible Payment Plan.

Course Details

Qualification: Certificate in Sheep and Cattle Farming

Duration: This course is 15 weeks in duration but you have up to 12 months to complete with self-paced learning.

Delivery: Study this course 100% online from the comfort of your own home, anywhere in Australia.

Start Date: Start Anytime


  1. Introduction to beef cattle and beef cattle breeds
  2. Beef Cattle Production Systems
  3. Beef Cattle Breeding
  4. Diseases in Beef Cattle - Viral and Bacterial
  5. Parasitic and Other Diseases in Beef Cattle
  6. Nutrition in Beef Cattle
  7. Commercial Herd Management
  8. Feed Lot Management
  9. Stud Herd Management
  10. Management, Economics, and Marketing
  11. Introduction; Terminology and Sheep Breeds
  12. Selection and Breeding
  13. Nutrition of Sheep
  14. Diseases of Sheep
  15. General Management of a Commercial Flock
  16. Care of the Lamb
  17. Wool
  18. The Marketing of Sheep and Sheep Products

Course Fees Include:

  • All required study materials and course notes.
  • A course tutor to help you every step of the way and answer any questions you have.
  • A certificate officially recognizing your successful completion of studies and qualifications.
  • Transcripts indicating units completed.
  • Online 24/7 access to your course through the learning portal allowing you to study when it suits your schedule.
  • Lifetime access to the course content allowing you to have a refresher whenever you need.

Payment Options: Upfront Payment or a Flexible Payment Plan starting from $25 per week. To be eligible for the payment plan you must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident.


Career Outcomes


Cattle Breeder

Stock Agent


Cattle Nutritionist

Cattle Sales (including feed and equipment sales )

Hobby Farmers

Sheep and Wool Farmers

Auctioneer Worker

Sheep and Cattle Broker


 The learning materials are very well laid out and easy to understand, my tutor is an absolute dream, I love love that I can pick up where I left off anytime I want with no set lesson hours, the questions in the assignments are well worded and easy to answer. 11/10 Imo.

- Crystal Louise

Start Your Own Sheep and Cattle Farming Business

Interested in starting a business or career in beef cattle and sheep farming and agriculture? Study the Certificate in Sheep and Cattle Farming and learn the fundamentals of raising farm animals specifically Sheep and Beef Cattle. This course will teach you everything you need to know about sheep and cattle breeding, nutrition, diseases, herd and flock management, wool, nursing, and so much more. You will also learn how to plan, market, and manage your very own farming business.

This course is also designed for students planning to take a university degree in agriculture. Study this course first then tackle your degree with more confidence and understanding! Become certified and get a unique edge in the ever-growing agriculture industry in Australia!

Can't Afford To Pay Upfront? 

No problem! This course comes with a super affordable payment plan option starting as low as $25 per week. Simply submit an enquiry for all the details.

Take The Next Step