For example, you could work at a farm store helping customers and making sales, then advance to a Technical Sales Representative who visits farmers to give technical knowledge and provide up-to-date information to help farmers make decisions.
In the Rural / Retail Services sector you can start fresh from school and progress into more technical roles and management positions with on-the-job training provided. Some stores offer tertiary education graduate roles.
Some Rural / Retail Services qualifications include:
- National Certificate in Rural Servicing
- On-the-job training
- Certificate in Agriculture (Level 4)
- Diploma in Agriculture
Diploma in Agri-business Management
- Bachelor of Agri-science
- Bachelor of Business Studies
Rural / Retail Services roles and career progression at a farm store.
Recommended secondary school subjects include English, Biology, Chemistry, Statistics and Modelling; Science, Maths with Calculus, Economics / Accounting, Geography.
It’s preferred you have a tertiary qualification. Find out about the course, the campus, city life, and lifestyle you can expect, find out where to study.
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