Advanced Certificate in Farm Management Online Course

From: $100.00 Inc GST $100.00 x 25 Fortnights


Farming is just as much about management as it is about animal or crop production. Unfortunately in today’s world, the ability to produce a good animal or crop is no guarantee for success!

Through this course, learn to analyse, diagnose, and make decisions related to management of a farm business. The courses relates to managing all resources, including production, staff, physical resources, and natural resources. You will learn strategic planning, whole farm planning, and how  to prepare a business plan among others.

Detailed Course Outline

This Advanced Certificate in Farm Management course is made up of a number of lessons or units. Each of these has self assessment questions, a set task (practical homework) and an assignment which you can upload online.

There are 4 modules in this course:

1. Farm Management

    • Strategic Planning
    • Business Plans
    • Business Assessment
    • Viability Analysis
    • Management Strategies
    • Human Resources
    • Physical Resources
    • Natural Resources

Suggested Electives: Choose 3


Your Tutor

Karen Huntley MSc Marketing Management (Food Related Industries), PDC, PG Dip Organic Farming, Cert Marketing, BA. Professional Development Diploma in Social and Therapeutic Horticulture (Coventry University/Thrive, UK)
Karen Huntley

Karen has a strong background and passion for organic food production systems, nutrition and community agriculture. Karen also has experience and training in Permaculture (PDC), horticultural therapy, community organic enterprises as well as being an experienced bee keeper.