Primary Industries

Conservation Land Management – Rainforest Restoration Workshop

This informative workshop with local rainforest regeneration specialist and owner of Firewheel Nursery, Mark Dunphy will provide you with quality vegetation management advice and expertise, and how to successfully design, implement and maintain major revegetation projects. 

NCCC, in collaboration with the Department of Primary Industries has provided a newly refurbished training facility and 2.5 acres of land for students of the new program, which will be used to farm indigenous bush foods.


*This training is subsidised by the NSW Government (*For eligible students).

AHCSS00074 - Agricultural Chemical Skill Set

AHCCHM304 Transport and store chemicals

AHCCHM307 Prepare and apply chemicals to control pest, weeds and diseases

The Chemical Certification Accreditation is a nationally recognised qualification that is valid for five years and allows the unsupervised legal use of restricted chemicals.

This skill set describes the skills and knowledge required to transport, handle, store, prepare and apply chemicals.

Full fee for 2 days training: $350

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*This training is subsidised by the NSW Government (*For eligible students).

Soil Biology

Soil Biology Workshop

Delve into Soil Biology with the team at DPI at Wollongbar

This workshop/ masterclass is what you have been looking for.

  • Are you interested in the latest research into soil biology?
  • Are you more than a little overwhelmed by how your farm management can impact the biology in your soil?
  • What farm chemicals, and amendments influence soil biology? 
  • How can you measure the change?
  • What is the rhizosphere and it’s influence on the plants?
  • and lots more….

There will be opportunities to discuss how this knowledge can be applied to your own enterprise.

10am – 12pm – Wednesday 19th May 2021.


*This training is subsidised by the NSW Government (*For eligible students).

Lemon Myrtle Planting Course

Lemon Myrtle Planting Workshop

This workshop provides a unique opportunity to learn about orchard design and planting on an established Certified Organic Lemon Myrtle Farm.

If you are new to farming, would like to gain skills in agriculture, or learn about Lemon Myrtle production, this workshop is for you!

Through a collaboration with The Myrtle Trading Co, North Coast Community College is running 2-day workshops.


*This training is subsidised by the NSW Government (*For eligible students).