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Get out of the office and into a career onto the land...

If being in the great outdoors is something you enjoy most, why not develop a career that will allow you to do just that? With courses varying from landscape construction to rural operations, our qualifications and passionate teaching teams will have you skilled up and knowledgeable, ready to work with your hands, and the elements.

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About the Agriculture and Rural Operations Industry

When you think about a career in rural operations or agriculture, you probably think about shearing sheep, mustering stock, spraying crops, droving cattle, and fixing fences. But it's not just about being on the farm; the sky's the limit if you work hard. Farmers are food producers, animal carers, business owners, researchers and environmentalists. There are so many exciting career pathways available in this industry for passionate people from agricultural science to business management, advocacy to teaching, and more.

Find out more about industry trends, job satisfaction, salaries and key benefits by downloading TAFE Queensland's Agriculture and Rural Industry Insights (PDF, 409KB).

Career Outcomes

  • Farm production manager
  • Horticulturalist
  • Jackeroo/Jillaroo
  • Landscaper
  • Nursery hand
  • Parks and garden manager
  • Station/property manager
  • Wool classer

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