Certificate IV in Wool Classing

Course Code: AHC41316
Study Area:

Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, we have adapted our course delivery to now encompass a combination of remote and flexible delivery methods. This includes easy to navigate online tutorials, interactive learning (using a mix of live demonstrations and the ability to connect with your classmates and teachers for support) as well as face-to-face practical assessments and work placements – where safe and practical to implement. Therefore, you will require access to the internet and a computer to undertake this course. Our flexible model allows you to continue to study in a safe, guided and fully supported manner with continued access to all learning, personal and wellbeing supports.

Start date: February 2021

End date: December 2021

Become a professional wool classer and shed manager with this popular in demand course. If you have industry experience or relevant qualifications and would like to get registered with the Australian Wool Exchange (AWEX) then this course is the right path to a rewarding career.

  • Bendigo Charleston Road Campus
Course Structure
  • Full time / Part time / Blended - Blended - 2 - Year/s


This qualification is nationally recognised

Possible careers
  • This course may lead to employment as a: • Wool classer

  • Individual interview
  • Physically fit
  • Minimum year 11 or equivalent
  • Language literacy and numeracy application

Course overview

Wool classing

How to apply
Online application direct to Bendigo TAFE

Selection process
  • Compulsory interview Experience in the wool industry is beneficial.

Recognition of prior learning (RPL)
Recognition of prior learning (RPL) may be given for skills and knowledge gained through previous study or other relevant experience.  Further information refer to RPL

Assessment Methods
  • Assignment
  • Written test
  • Practical Assessment
  • Observation

Learning options
  • Blended

Key study areas

Further study opportunities
  • Diploma of Agriculture or Agribusiness Management


Your fees are made up of four parts.
  1. Course enrolment type
  2. Materials
  3. Consumables
  4. Student Support Fee.   
Once you have determined the fees applicable to your situation you will be able to calculate a indicative total fee for your qualification.

Are you eligible for Government subsidised fees? Check for your eligibility here
Are you eligible for concession? Check for your eligibility here
Concessions for Diploma and Advanced Diploma course categories are only available to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

A.   Course enrolment type:Standard
Government subsidised - average total course fee*$1,263.15
Concession - average total course fee*$252.63
Full fee - average total course fee*$14,195.40
B.   Materials average fee**$216.54
C.   Consumables average fee**$120.30
Indicative pricing for:

*The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment and details of any other fees including but not limited to student services, amenities, goods or materials and consumables.
**Materials/Consumables fees may vary for each individual based on the units they are studying.
Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student. Read more on fees and charges

D.  Student Support fees
The Student Support fee is a non-tuition fee for Government subsidised (eligible) students and full fee paying (ineligible) students. Read more. Student support fees are non refundable . Student support fees are payable annually for the duration of your course, over and above tuition fees.

This page was last updated on 10/09/2020 4:57 PM

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