Where could a pathway with RIST take you in Agriculture?

Meet Kerry Leigh, a 40-year-old Mum of three, Certificate IV in Agriculture Student and full-time dairy farmer at Aurora Dairies in Hamilton.

Image of Kerry Leigh sourced at Learn Local

Kerry’s journey into agricultural studies commenced after a supportive manager’s suggestion to enroll in an agriculture course at RIST (Rural Industry Skills Training).

Now, on the verge of completing her Certificate IV in Agriculture with only four units remaining, Kerry’s ambition is ignited as she contemplates pursuing her Diploma in Agriculture.

Grateful for the unwavering support from her manager and dedicated trainers at RIST, Flexibility and guidance paved the way for incredible opportunities for Kerry, such as a nomination for the Employee Award at the Grand Southwest Dairy Awards.

Read KERRY’S FULL ARTICLE HERE and other stories of INSPIRING Local Learners at www.learnlocal.org.au

If you are considering enrolling in a course with RIST mid year, Please contact our friendly team on 1800 883 343