Shear sheep to professional level

Module/Unit AHCSHG304A

Duration 100 Hrs

Module/Unit Purpose

This unit of competency covers the process of selecting, handling and shearing sheep to professional level of 100 - 120 or more sheep per day, and defines the standard required to:
select, use and maintain shearing equipment
avoid contamination, second cuts and damage to wool and sheep
recognise problem and diseased sheep and apply treatments accordingly
shear sufficient sheep within eight hours to match skill level of a professional shearer
analyse and build skills from improver shearer level

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