This one-day course is an essential update for primary producers in all aspects of chemical use and is designed to maintain AusChem WA accreditation. It covers new information in environmental safety, personal and occupational health and safety, legislation, spraying and calibration techniques, residues and resistance to chemicals.
This course is suitable for:
people employed by a shire (not those contracting to a shire)
DEC employees spraying on DEC land
National Resource Management employees spraying on their land (not contract sprayers doing the job)
mine rehabilitation and weed eradication employees where they are spraying on mine land.
On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units:
AHCCHM307 Prepare and apply chemicals to control pest, weeds and diseases
Commercial / International: $874.70
Additional cost of $171.60 for a required AusChem Resource Manual that is purchased separately from the TAFE prior to the course, this cost includes your Auschem registration on successful completion of the course.
School age students
Students who would normally be attending year 12 or below in the current calendar year will be eligible to enrol at the commercial / international rate for this course.
This courses isn’t available to Visa 500 International Students.
For information on international courses, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website
Other visa holder students
All other visa holders (i.e 457, 300, 485, 489, 496) contact either South West or Great Southern Campuses to confirm your eligibility;
South West Campuses email@example.com 0417 937 894
Great Southern Campuses firstname.lastname@example.org 1800 675 781
Participants must have completed Risk Management in Pesticide Use (or an equivalent qualification).
Chemical users who have let their accreditation lapse for over 10 years are not eligible to attend re-accreditation programmes and will need to re-take Risk Management in Pesticide Use.
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