Carry out stud stable management duties

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Assessment Template
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Wiki Markup
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Evidence Guide
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Competency Mapping Template
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Observation Checklist
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Self Assessment Survey
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Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver AHCHBR401A, 'Carry out stud stable management duties'.
Google Links
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Gather and manage information for managing the stable

1.1. Work to be undertaken is interpreted from work program where necessary, and confirmed with management.

1.2. Documents within the organisation that detail the requirements of the production program are identified and obtained.

1.3. Record keeping systems in place within the stud are maintained and managed to ensure sound records may be accessed at any time.

1.4. Discussions are held with operational personnel and immediate management to discuss the requirements of them in relation to record keeping and horse identification.

2. Nominate horses for sales or exhibition

2.1. Appropriate entry forms are obtained, completed and submitted for the specified activity.

2.2. Horses are nominated manually or electronically through established systems and according to organisational procedures.

2.3. Entry fees are paid up prior to the required nomination time.

3. Apply relevant requirements

3.1. Required pedigrees and histories are obtained from, or supplied to, the controlling agents.

3.2. Horse transfer/ registration forms are completed and forwarded to the relevant controlling body.

3.3. While working around the stud, all OHS procedures and practices are used to minimise risk.

4. Maintain stud record

4.1. Mares or horses arriving at stud are identified in line with established stud protocols.

4.2. Breeding and operational records are kept accurately either manually or electronically.

4.3. Financial records of both receipts and expenditure are entered in the designated stud or property records.

Qualifications and Skillsets

AHCHBR401A appears in the following qualifications:

  • AHC40110 - Certificate IV in Agriculture
  • AHC30310 - Certificate III in Horse Breeding