Domain - Dairy Farming

Domain - Dairy Farming

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Level 1
18194 Unit Prepare for milking, and milk cows, under close supervision
4 Credits
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Level 2
18191 Unit Describe safe handling and health problems of dairy cattle associated with milking
3 Credits
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18192 Unit Demonstrate knowledge of how cows produce milk
2 Credits
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18193 Unit Describe farm dairy design and the farm dairy effluent system
2 Credits
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19088 Unit Assist with milking
This standard has expired and is no longer available.
6 Credits
22019 Unit Demonstrate knowledge of nozzles, rubberware, and milk meters used in herd testing
This standard has expired and is no longer available.
2 Credits
22021 Unit Process milk samples from herd testing, and prepare trays for storing milk samples
2 Credits
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23786 Unit Demonstrate knowledge of milking machine components and cleaning procedures
12 Credits
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23788 Unit Demonstrate knowledge of somatic cell count (SCC), and mastitis in dairy cows
6 Credits
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24548 Unit Assist with milking
8 Credits
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25696 Unit Demonstrate knowledge of nozzles used in herd testing equipment
2 Credits
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25697 Unit Demonstrate knowledge of rubberware, and milk meters used in herd testing equipment
4 Credits
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563 Unit Assist with milking
This standard has expired and is no longer available.
4 Credits
Level 3
18196 Unit Describe the operation and maintenance of farm dairy equipment
This standard has expired and is no longer available.
6 Credits
18198 Unit Move and handle dairy cattle for milking and mating, and restrain for treatment of health problems
This standard has expired and is no longer available.
8 Credits
18199 Unit Identify and treat milking problems in dairy livestock
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Sat Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2022.
10 Credits
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19072 Unit Rear calves, and wean onto pasture
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
5 Credits
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19087 Unit Demonstrate knowledge of calf rearing from birth to weaning
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
4 Credits
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21757 Unit Assess location and restraining area, move, and restrain cows for artificial insemination
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
3 Credits
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22016 Unit Plan and prepare for herd testing, and collect equipment and milk samples following herd testing
10 Credits
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22017 Unit Set up equipment and carry out herd testing, and carry out procedures following herd testing
23 Credits
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22018 Unit Demonstrate knowledge of herd testing and its benefits to the agriculture industry
3 Credits
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22020 Unit Carry out inspection and periodic calibration of milk meters
4 Credits
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23789 Unit Milk dairy cows and isolate milk unsuitable for collection
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
6 Credits
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23790 Unit Describe milk cooling, milk cooling equipment, and milk cooler hygiene checking
5 Credits
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23792 Unit Describe milking machine maintenance, faults, and water quality, and develop cleaning procedures
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
10 Credits
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23793 Unit Demonstrate knowledge of, evaluate, and monitor, on-farm milking plant cleaning procedures
2 Credits
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23795 Unit Demonstrate knowledge of mastitis management in dairy cows using the SAMM plan
6 Credits
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24546 Unit Identify and record cows on heat
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
4 Credits
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24547 Unit Prepare equipment and treatments, restrain and treat dairy cattle, and perform drench calculations
6 Credits
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24549 Unit Clean the milking plant, vats or silos, dairy and yards
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Sat Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2022.
9 Credits
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24550 Unit Apply knowledge of the operation of a farm dairy to milk harvesting
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Sat Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2022.
6 Credits
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24551 Unit Handle heifers and cows in the farm dairy following calving
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
4 Credits
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25714 Unit Demonstrate knowledge of cow reproduction and perform calculations for artificial insemination
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
2 Credits
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25726 Unit Describe, operate and maintain a spray application system for land application of dairy effluent
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
5 Credits
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25727 Unit Describe, operate and maintain a borderdyke system for land application of dairy effluent
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
5 Credits
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25728 Unit Describe, operate and maintain a vehicle spreading system for land application of dairy effluent
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
5 Credits
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25729 Unit Describe and maintain an oxidation pond system for dairy effluent treatment
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
5 Credits
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25730 Unit Describe and maintain an advanced pond system for dairy effluent treatment
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
5 Credits
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25731 Unit Describe dairy effluent and its collection and management, and check and maintain a dairy effluent collection system
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
4 Credits
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25732 Unit Describe methods to reduce dairy effluent and to handle and dispose of contaminated milk, and clean the farm dairy
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
3 Credits
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28937 Unit Milk dairy livestock
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Sat Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2022.
10 Credits
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28940 Unit Demonstrate understanding of a dairy effluent management system
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Sat Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2022.
10 Credits
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28941 Unit Assist with the operation and maintenance of a dairy effluent management system
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Sat Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2022.
10 Credits
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31947 Unit Demonstrate knowledge of cow behaviour and reproduction, and perform calculations for artificial insemination
3 Credits
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32008 Unit Demonstrate knowledge of dairy effluent systems and assist with dairy effluent management
10 Credits
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32010 Unit Assist with milking, identify and report problems associated with milking dairy livestock
10 Credits
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32011 Unit Assist with the operation of a farm dairy for milk harvesting
10 Credits
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570 Unit Demonstrate knowledge of milk production
This standard has expired and is no longer available.
4 Credits
Level 4
17467 Unit Artificially inseminate cows as a site technician
This standard has expired and is no longer available.
30 Credits
18197 Unit Demonstrate knowledge of how to produce premium quality cow's milk
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
4 Credits
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19089 Unit Develop a mating and calving plan for a dairy herd
This standard has expired and is no longer available.
3 Credits
19090 Unit Clean and maintain the milking plant
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
8 Credits
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19091 Unit Manage a dairy herd during milking and drying off
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
8 Credits
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19169 Unit Implement a mating and calving plan for a dairy herd under supervision
This standard has expired and is no longer available.
6 Credits
22022 Unit Develop, implement and monitor a seasonal plan for herd testing
4 Credits
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25376 Unit Develop a mating plan for a dairy herd
This standard has expired and is no longer available.
4 Credits
25377 Unit Develop a calving plan for a dairy herd
This standard has expired and is no longer available.
3 Credits
25378 Unit Implement and monitor a planned mating programme for a dairy herd
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
8 Credits
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25379 Unit Implement and monitor a planned calving programme for a dairy herd
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 NZDT 2020.
8 Credits
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25830 Unit Evaluate an on-farm dairy effluent management system, and develop an on-farm dairy effluent management plan
15 Credits
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28854 Unit Manage milk harvesting to optimise efficiency and milking performance outcomes
10 Credits
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579 Unit Carry out milking routines
This standard has expired and is no longer available.
5 Credits
592 Unit Organise mating and calving of a dairy herd
This standard has expired and is no longer available.
6 Credits
593 Unit Supervise milking a dairy herd
This standard has expired and is no longer available.
6 Credits
7411 Unit Prepare for, and carry out artificial insemination of cows as an industry technician
42 Credits
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7412 Unit Artificially inseminate yearling heifers
This standard has expired and is no longer available.
20 Credits
Level 5
18195 Unit Evaluate, and recommend changes to, current milking routine and dairy design to improve efficiency of cow flow
This standard has expired and is no longer available.
10 Credits