New Zealand Certificate in Pork Production (Advanced Husbandry)

Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Subject area

Animal Husbandry


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Entry requirements

There are no mandatory prerequisites to meet regulatory body, or legislative requirements for this qualification.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the pork industry with individuals who have advanced technical knowledge in pig husbandry, and able to improve production outcomes and complement external pork industry expertise.

Employees will benefit by having specific husbandry skills that will improve and enhance production targets and enable them to work in a key management role anywhere in a pork production unit.

The community will benefit by having employees trained in advanced husbandry competencies that ensure the most efficient, independent, sustainable and home-grown pork production for New Zealand.

Graduates will be working in a self-managed capacity with some responsibility for the performance of others in their team.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Agriculture at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


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Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

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Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 691 111
Phone: (08) 00 20 80 20
Fax: (04) 801 9626

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.


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