UNIT GROUP 4612 SHEARERS
SHEARERS remove wool and hair from animals.
The entry requirement for this unit group is an AQF Certificate III or higher qualification.
- selecting and preparing shearing equipment
- catching and positioning animals for shearing
- shearing and removing wool and hair from animals
- identifying contaminated fibre and injured, infected or diseased animals
- treating skin cuts
- returning shorn animals to let-out counting pens