Fencing (conventional)

Course details

Name:Fencing (conventional)
Description:An introductory course for those seeking basic fencing knowledge and skills.
Cost:Weekdays $330, Weekends $370
Course aims:
  • To develop basic fencing skills
  • To develop an understanding of fence design and layout
Learning outcomes:
  • Understand the keys to fence design and layout
  • Identify the basic costs of fencing
  • Prepare for fencing work
  • Tie wire knots
  • Tension wire
  • Erect posts
  • Construct end assemblies
  • Swing gates
  • Hinge joint
  • Netting
  • Ring lock
Length:1 day
Course program/structure:
  • Fence design, layout and types for different classes of stock and properties
  • Basic costs of fencing
  • Fence knots
  • Straining fences
  • Putting in posts
  • End assemblies
  • Swinging gates
Resources and method of delivery: Participants are provided with the 120 page Farm Agskills publication containing colour photos, diagrams and practical tips.

This course is mainly delivered outdoors.

Accreditation:This course is not mapped to a national unit of competency.


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Other dates and locations are available on demand.

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