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A farrier inspects, trims and shapes horses' hooves, and forms, fits and nails horseshoes. In Australia a farrier is a Skill Level 3 occupation.
Farrier Occupation Lists
This occupation is on the following skill list:
This occupation is not on the following skills list:
The job of a farrier in Australia is to fabricate mould patterns and form sand moulds and cores for the production of metal castings, heat and hammer metal into shape, and make, repair, coat and polish metal parts and articles.
Most occupations in the farrier unit group (Group 3221) have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)
In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)
At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
Occupations within the Farrier Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same farrier unit group, if not specifically listed in the STSOL or MLTSSL the ANZSCO description should be used for reference purposes only.
Farrier English Requirement
Where mandatory licensing or registration is required you must demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS, or equivalent, whichever is higher.
Information regarding the International English Testing System (IELTS)
Please contact us if you would like assistance with your Farrier skilled visa application. Registered Migration Australia is a licensed migration company. We are proudly 100% Australian owned and operated.