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TREAT WEEDS, PESTS AND DISEASES - D7122

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You will learn to:
Recognise common weeds
Apply different treatments to weeds
Identify hazards and implement safe work practices
Read and interpret chemical labels, Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDSs), manufacturer's specifications for setting up equipment
Use and maintain personal protective equipment
Clean and store equipment
Identify and control risks to the environment
Recognise caution or hazard signs and symbols
Interpret tasks or information from labels, manuals or written instructions

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QUAD BIKE TRAINING - D7014

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This course will take you through the process of maintaining and operating quad bikes (four wheeled), and defines the standard required to:

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OPERATE TRACTORS - D7005

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This course will take you through the process of operating tractors with or without attached equipment and defines the standard required to:

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OPERATE AND MAINTAIN CHAINSAWS - D6652

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MURESK: SHEARING SCHOOL -- NOVICE LEVEL

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This five day course provides delegates with the following skills and knowledge required in the shearing industry;
• Catch sheep.
• Set up the shearing handpiece.
• Remove fleece.
• Apply health and safety procedures.
• Organise crutching and shearing operations.
• Muster, move and draft livestock.
• Observe and monitor livestock health and condition.
• Organise feed and water supplies.
• Managing fleece contamination.

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MURESK: SEEDING SCHOOL

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This intensive training seeding workshop allows delegates to gain the skills and knowledge in;
• Process of establishing agricultural crops & the associated standards.
• The operation of seeding equipment & the associated standards.
• The identification and control of weeds & the associated standards.

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MURESK: QUAD BIKE (ATV) OPERATION

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This unit covers the process of maintaining and operating quad bikes and defines the standard required to;
• Perform routine pre-operational checks and maintenance;
• Match, attach and operate equipment as described in the manufacturer’s operator manual;
• Recognise and control hazards and risks;
• Safely operate quad bikes in a range of weather and terrain conditions; and
• Monitor and maintain vehicle records.

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MURESK: PRECISION AGRICULTURE

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This three day workshop provides training in the operation of precision control technology, tractors and other general farm machinery and equipment. It also covers the process of operating tractors with attachments and defines the standard required to:
• carry out pre-operational checks and maintenance including tagging defects;
• set and secure attachments according to manufacturer's directions;
• operate tractors in a safe and controlled manner;
• implement shut-down procedures;

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MURESK: PADDOCK TO PLATE

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South Regional TAFE is offering high school students (16 years and older) the opportunity to get a greater understanding of how their food gets from the paddock to their plate.
Students will undertake training in:
• Basic food preparation and cooking techniques.
• Low stress livestock handling.
• Basic butchering techniques.
Students will also take part in a range of activities including:
• A piggery and farm tour; and

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MURESK: OHS CERT III AGRICULTURE -- CORE UNIT

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A two day course providing delegates with the skills and knowledge required to carry out enterprise work health and safety policies and procedures.
In summary, the topics covered include;
• Applying work health and safety policies and procedures.
• Assisting in workplace hazard identification and risk control.
• Observing safe practices during workplace operations.
• Participating in arrangements for maintaining the health and safety of all people in the workplace.

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