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Certificate III in Meat Processing (Boning Room)

MTM30111
Average Course Fee: $1768
Average Duration: 1 Year

This qualification covers work activities undertaken by workers in boning rooms or in meat wholesale enterprises which prepare meat cuts from whole carcases. It is not appropriate for use as a pre-vocational qualification or for inclusion as a VET in Schools program.

Job roles

Job role titles covered by this qualification may include:

  • boner
  • slicer
  • bandsaw operator.
  • These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for similar courses 'Certificate III in the field of Food, Hospitality and Personal Services'

    86.5%

    Satisfied with the training
    74.2%

    Received job-related
    benefits from training
    Butcher Or Smallgoods Maker ( ANZSCO code 351211)
    Expected job openings
    Expected job openings are: average Low Below average Average Above average High
    Average
    21,300 persons were employed as Butchers and Smallgoods Makers in 2015. Job openings over the next 5 years are expected to be between 10,001 and 25,000.
    Average weekly full time earnings
    Average weekly full time earnings are: low Low Below average Average Above average High
    Low
    Average weekly full time earnings before tax for Butchers and Smallgoods Makers in 2014 are: $900. Average earnings for all occupations are: $1,200
    Source: Department of Employment. For full details on Butchers and Smallgoods Makers visit Job Outlook
    This course may be subsidised in the following state and territories

    1. ACT
    2. NSW
    3. NT
    4. QLD
    5. SA
    6. TAS
    7. VIC

    For more information about financial support and subsidies for training, please refer to the Financial assistance page

    Packaging Rules

  • complete all seven core units of competency
  • complete a minimum of two elective units of competency to a minimum value of thirty points.
  • A maximum of three units can be selected from other Certificate III qualifications in this Training Package, or from another Training Package or accredited course. Units selected must be relevant to the identified boning room job role and must not duplicate units already contained within the qualification. Units selected will be worth 2 points.

    Qualification structure

    Core units

    MTMCOR201A

    Maintain personal equipment

    2

    MTMCOR205A

    Communicate in the workplace

    4

    MTMCOR202A

    Apply hygiene and sanitation practices

    4

    MTMCOR206A

    Overview the meat industry

    2

    MTMCOR203B

    Comply with Quality Assurance and HACCP requirements

    4

    MTMPSR203A

    Sharpen knives

    4

    MTMCOR204A

    Follow safe work policies and procedures

    4

    Elective units

    MTMP3052C

    Bone small stock carcase - leg

    10

    MTMP3060C

    Operate leg boning machine

    10

    MTMP3054C

    Slice and trim leg - small stock

    10

    MTMP3061C

    Operate trunk boning machine

    10

    MTMP3055C

    Bone large stock carcase - forequarter

    15

    MTMP3062B

    Bone small stock carcase - shoulder

    10

    MTMP3056C

    Bone large stock carcase - hindquarter

    15

    MTMP3063B

    Bone small stock carcase - middle

    10

    MTMP3057C

    Slice and trim large stock forequarter

    15

    MTMP3064B

    Slice small stock carcase - shoulder

    10

    MTMP3058C

    Slice and trim large stock hindquarter

    15

    MTMP3065B

    Slice small stock carcase - middle

    10

    MTMP3059C

    Break carcase using a bandsaw

    15

    MTMP3066B

    Bone carcase using mechanical aids (large stock)

    15

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    The following occupations relate to this qualification.

    Boner
    Slicer
    The following industry sectors relate to this qualification.

    Food Processing Industry
    Meat Processing



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    Student outcomes for similar courses

    These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for similar courses 'Certificate III in the field of Food, Hospitality and Personal Services'

    52.3%

    Of people who were not employed before starting their course were employed after completing it.
    47.1 %

    Of those employed after training, were in the same occupation as their course.
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    35.2%
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    Community and Personal Service Workers
    24.8%
    Community and Personal Service Workers
    Labourers
    15.9%
    Labourers
    Median salary of those employed in their first full-time job
    (includes those employed prior to training)

    $35,800

    $42,900


    Destination
    after training
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate III courses
    Employed or in further study after training (%) - 85.6 85.2
    Employment outcomes:
    Employed (%)
    Full-time (%)
    Part-time (%)
     
    -
    -
    -
     
    76.7
    38.2
    38.4
     
    77.3
    46.1
    30.9
    Further study outcomes:
    Enrolled at University (%)
    Enrolled at TAFE (%)
    Enrolled at Other provider (%)
     
    -
    -
    -
     
    7.9
    8.2
    11.7
     
    5
    9.8
    13.8
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 86.5 86.1
    Received job-related benefits from training (%) - 74.2 70.9
    Received personal benefits from training (%) - 89.3 90.2
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 84.7 83.6
    Recommend the training to other (%) - 90.1 90.5

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate III courses
    Median salary (Full-time) ($) - 35 800 42 900
    Top Occupations (%):
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    Community and Personal Service Workers
    Labourers
     
     
    35.2
    24.8
    15.9
     
    27.4
    26
    13.1
    Top Industries (%):
    Accommodation and Food Services
    Other Services
    Retail Trade
     
     
    51.8
    12.7
    9.5
     
    21
    17.1
    8.9

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate III courses
    Employed after training (%) - 87.6 89.8
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 38 400 46 100
    Enrolled in further study (%) - 25.2 27
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 87.4 85.8
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 88.6 86.8

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate III courses
    Employed after training (%) - 52.3 50.3
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 30 900 40 000
    Enrolled in further study (%) - 32.8 31.7
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 84.9 86.1
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 77.2 76.9

    Please Note:
    All statistics are supplied by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.
    * The estimate has a relative standard error greater than 25% and therefore should be used with caution.
    ** NCVER does not report on estimates based on less than 5 respondents because the estimates are unreliable.
    For more information, please refer to the Statistics Explained page.

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    Accommodation and Food Services
    51.8
    Accommodation and Food Services
    Other Services
    12.7
    Other Services
    Retail Trade
    9.5
    Retail Trade