Certificate III in Wine Industry Operations

FDF30411

Course Overview

Average Course Fee: $5246

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Average Course Duration: 3 Years

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Description

This Qualification covers the following wine industry operational areas:

  • bottling and packaging
  • cellar door sales
  • cellar operations
  • laboratory
  • warehousing
  • wine grape growing.
  • Testamur issued for this Qualification are to be titled ‘Certificate III in Wine Industry Operations’.

    An additional descriptor in brackets after the Qualification title e.g. FDF30411 Certificate III in Wine Industry Operations (Cellar Operations) may be added by a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). Any additional descriptor should reflect a minimum selection of at least nine (9) specialist Units from one of the following Unit groups:

  • bottling and packaging
  • cellar door sales
  • cellar operations
  • laboratory
  • warehousing
  • wine grape growing.
  • Job Roles The FDF30411 Certificate III in Wine Industry Operations targets those performing production related roles that require an application of wine industry specific skill and knowledge, including some technical and problem solving ability. This Qualification caters for specialised and multi-skilled outcomes and roles that include supervisory or team leader functions within an environment which may include wine grape growing, cellar operations, bottling and packaging, warehousing, laboratory and cellar door sales.

    Those performing a purely warehousing role in the wine production industry should consider the TLI31610 Certificate III in Warehousing Operations.

    Those performing a purely laboratory operations role in the wine production industry should consider the MSL30109 Certificate III in Laboratory Skills.

    Those performing a purely cellar door role in the wine production industry should consider the SIT30707 Certificate III in Hospitality.

    Additional Qualification advice

    Units selected from other Training Packages must be relevant to the work outcome, local industry requirements and the Qualification level.

    Many Units in this Qualification assume a basic level of mathematics equivalent to a school sector Year 10 standard. If a student does not possess this level of mathematics then the Unit FDFOP2061A Use numerical applications in the workplace, should be selected as part of this Qualification.

    Note: AgriFood Skills Australia expects that the design of any training delivery and assessment program to support the achievement of this Qualification is based on:

  • the context required by the industry and/or enterprise
  • a holistic and integrated training delivery and assessment plan that identifies learning activities and evidence required
  • flexible delivery options, including on-the-job and work-based training, that support the development of competency.
  • Student Outcomes

    Students who graduate from VET courses are surveyed approximately 6 months after they have completed their training. For more information on the statistics provided in this section, including the different levels (course, field of education, all fields of education) of data available please select the Learn more button below.

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    Satisfied with Training

    Surveyed graduates of the Natural and Physical Sciences field of education (at Certificate III qualification levels) who were satisfied with the training.

    Improved Employment Status

    Surveyed graduates of the Natural and Physical Sciences field of education (at Certificate III qualification levels) who have an improved employment status, such as found work, new job, promotion, pay increase or setup/expansion of own business.

    Enrolled in Further Study

    Surveyed graduates of the Natural and Physical Sciences field of education (at Certificate III qualification levels) who have enrolled in additional training or education.

    Median Salary

    Median salary for surveyed graduates of the Natural and Physical Sciences field of education (at Certificate III qualification levels) who received their first ever full-time job after completion of training.

    Top 3 Occupational Outcomes

    Following are the top 3 occupation groups that surveyed graduates of the Natural and Physical Sciences field of education (at Certificate III qualification levels) are employed as:

    Technicians and Trades Workers

    54.6%

    Technicians and Trades Workers
    Community and Personal Service Workers

    18.5%

    Community and Personal Service Workers
    Sales Workers

    8.2%

    Sales Workers

    Top 3 Employing Industries

    Following are the top 3 industries that surveyed graduates of the Natural and Physical Sciences field of education (at Certificate III qualification levels) are employed in:

    Health Care and Social Assistance

    70.1%

    Health Care and Social Assistance
    Retail Trade

    7.6%

    Retail Trade
    Professional, Scientific and Technical Services

    5.0%

    Professional, Scientific and Technical Services

    All statistics are supplied by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.

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    There are programs for all kinds of students; apprentices and trainees, new job starters, those re-entering the workforce, retraining for a new job or upgrading their skills for an existing job.

     


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    Subsidised Training

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    VET Student Loans

    Certain courses are eligible for a VET Student Loan from the Australian Government to assist students with paying tuition fees. The initial debt amount (including the loan fee, if applicable) plus indexation must be paid back once the loan recipient starts earning over a certain amount. The compulsory repayment threshold for the 2017-2018 income year is $55,874.


    Career Information

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    Food, Beverage and Pharmaceutical Career Pathway

    Certificate III in Wine Industry Operations is in the Natural and Physical Sciences Field of Education. For more information about this kind of career, you can explore Food, Beverage and Pharmaceutical.


    Note: Information provided as a guide only. Chart developed by the Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aapathways.com.au). Information in this chart may be reproduced with acknowledgement of its source: "The Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aapathways.com.au/jpc) funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training".



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