Study and training examples

To help you with your application for an Upskill and Invest — Young Farmers Scholarship we have provided a list of some Upskill study and training options that have been completed by previous scholarship recipients.

The examples are provided only to help you in preparing your application by demonstrating the types of courses previous scholarship recipients have studied. The course examples are not necessarily recommended by Agriculture Victoria and are not required to be used in your application.

If any of these Upskill examples are of interest to you please contact the training provider directly for further information (availability, location, duration or cost).

The details provided below are accurate as of March 2024.

CourseTraining organisation

Advanced Diploma of Agribusiness Management

RuralBiz Training

Animal Husbandry III (feed and nutrition)

ACS Distance Education

Ausmeat Sheep and Beef Specification


Bachelor of Agricultural Science*

La Trobe University

Caring for and Training Working Dogs

Ewe, Me and the Dog

Certificate III in Agriculture

TAFE NSW North Coast

Certificate III in Poultry Production

4 Up Skilling

Certificate III in Wool Clip Preparation

Rural Industry Skills Training (RIST)

Certificate IV in Agriculture

RuralBiz Training

Certificate IV in Wool Classing

Rural Industry Skills Training (RIST)

Diploma in Viticulture

Goulburn Ovens TAFE (GOTAFE)

Diploma of Agriculture

Rural Industry Skills Training (RIST)

Diploma of Agriculture

Federation University

Diploma of Agronomy

Longerenong College

Diploma of Food Safety Quality Assurance Management

SAI Global

Executive Development Program


Farm Managers Program


Farming and Grazing for Profit

Resource Consulting Services Australia (RCS)

Graduate Certificate in Agriculture – Animal Sciences

University of New England

Grazing for Profit

Resource Consulting Services Australia (RCS)

High Performance Livestock Consulting Package

Achieve Ag Solutions

Lifetime Ewe Management

Rural Industry Skills Training (RIST)

Next Steps

Resource Consulting Services Australia (RCS)

Rural Leadership Program

Marcus Oldham College

Sheep Management Course

ACS Distance Education

*Scholarship recipient used Upskill funds to pay for individual units of study as part of the Bachelor of Agricultural Science.

Page last updated: 05 Mar 2024