All courses offered by Central Outback Training are Nationally Recognised and aligned to the AHC Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package.

Current courses on offer


  • AHC30116 Certificate III in Agriculture
  • AHC40116 Certificate IV in Agriculture
  • AHC32816 Certificate III in Rural Operations

Specialised training courses

Within the above qualifications, Central Outback Training will offer specialised training courses that are Nationally Recognised and will result in receiving a statement of attainment in the following;

  • Tractor operators training
  • 2 wheel motor bike operators and maintenance training
  • Quad bike and side by side vehicle operators and maintenance training
  • Chemical training – includes 3 units of competencies

About us

Central Outback Training is a Queensland based Private Registered Training Organisation, owned and operated by Warren and Kim Boast specialising in Agricultural Traineeships. Established in late 2008, Central Outback Training has a proven record in providing safe, practical and quality assured hands-on training delivered totally on the job for the rural and remote agricultural areas of Queensland, Western Australia and Northern Territory.

Whether you’re a sole operator looking to gain recognised qualifications or an organisation seeking to provide your employees with traineeships or operators competencies, Central Outback Training can tailor a package to suit your individual workplace. Training packages may be run as fully funded traineeships for a full time course of 12 month duration (subject to eligibility), or as Fee for Service specialised courses of 1 to 2 day duration.

Recognition of prior learning (RPL) means recognition of competencies currently held. At Central Outback Training we appreciate the value of workplace and industry experience, and recognise that clients will acquire vocational skills and knowledge from a variety of sources other than formal training. All courses and competencies are available at the time of enrolment through (RPL).

All courses offered by Central Outback Training are Nationally Recognised and aligned to the AHC Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package.

Our Students

“It was a very beneficial course”

JohnCertificate IV Trainee QLD, January 2017

“I was very happy with all the program”

MelissaCertificate IV Trainee QLD, January 2017

“Explanations were very detailed”

IsobelCertificate III WA, November 2016

“I enjoyed getting better skills, learning about safety and learning about the environment”

ConnorCertificate II Trainee QLD, November 2016

“Best aspects were learning how to budget with yards and selling cattle”

TysonCertificate IV Trainee WA, November 2016

“I thoroughly enjoyed this course as it shows the business side to the industry which is something that needs to be learnt to improve my career”

HenryCertificate IV Trainee WA, November 2016

“I believe this course covers all day to day duties and is relevant to the industry”

DaleCertificate III Trainee QLD, October 2016

“All the resources provided were relevant and useful. Learnt lots of new things about chemical applications”

HollyChemical Training WA, October 2016

“Helpful as I will be around many spraying of chemicals through the next few years”

CharlieChemical Training Course WA, October 2016

“Warren was good with how he explained a few difficult questions. I learnt a whole load of information that I wasn’t aware of. Excellent course!”

DaneCertificate III Trainee QLD, August 2016

“The training was great, easy to understand and I learnt things I didn’t know”

KawaneChemical Training QLD, August 2016

“I enjoyed the way the trainer took the time to explain each question in ways that I could understand”

WilliamCertificate III Trainee QLD, August 2016

“Trainer was very helpful and had good feedback and communication”

RosalieCertificate II Trainee QLD, July 2016

“The content and manner in which it was delivered was relevant to this industry and all the training was straightforward”

HollyCertificate III Trainee WA, July 2016