About this course

One of the biggest on-farm challenges is managing climate and weather-related risks. Understanding what drives our climate and current climate models is essential to agribusiness management.

The course aims to develop knowledge and skills in:
  • understanding historical climate data
  • identifying weather and climate risk factors
  • analysing climate risk and opportunities
  • preparing climate risk management strategies.

At a glance:

Location: Online or Blended Delivery
Course duration: Self-paced 3 months
Start date: Enrol anytime
Number of units: 1
Indicative fees: $600 GST-free


This course involves written quizzes and assignments.

$600 GST-free

This course is delivered online.

Students must have:

  • access to a farm enterprise to complete assessment tasks
  • Australian citizenship, permanent residency or New Zealand citizenship
  • adequate language, literacy and numeracy skills to complete the course
  • basic to intermediate computing skills, and reliable internet speed.

This course is aligned to the national unit of competency AHCAGB518 Develop climate risk management strategies.

Additional Information

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