This course is the industry standard for training in chemical use, storage, and handling. It provides the underpinning knowledge for many workplace or industry quality assurance programs and is necessary to apply for a Victorian Agricultural Chemical User’s Permit. This course covers pest identification, label and Safety Data Sheet interpretation, legislative issues associated with chemical use, spray drift minimisation techniques, formulation types, control application, animal health, transport and disposal, preparation, clean-up, and other procedures.
- Prepare and apply chemicals
- Transport, handle and store chemicals
AHCCHM307 Prepare and apply chemicals to control pest, weeds and diseases
AHCCHM304 Transport and store chemicals
You will be assessed on your theoretical and practical knowledge, understanding and skills.
- AgVet Chemical Users accreditation
By successfully completing this course you will receive an AQF Statement of Attainment
- Chemical operator (agricultural)
- Qualified to use chemicals in an agricultural/horticultural setting
- On-campus – The majority of teaching and assessment is conducted on-campus
- McKoy Street, Wodonga Vic (Main campus)
**2020 Dates:** Tuesdays 10 & 17 Mar, 14 & 21 Jul, 10 & 17 Nov, (2 sessions)
There are no entry requirements for this course.
Fee For Service $360.00 (Tuition $360.00, Materials $0.00)
Fees Additional Information
The student tuition fees published are indicative only and can be subject to change given individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.
How to apply
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Most teaching and assessment is conducted on-campus, but occasionally a particular industry cohort will be trained in their workplace.