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Health Department Pesticide Spraying - Handheld / Backpack

State ID: MAA22

Description

This course is for those seeking to obtain the mandatory licence required to meet Health Department requirements for a Pest Management Technician licence if you are spraying chemicals for commercial gain.
If only a backpack or hand held device is used for spot spraying then this course is suitable.
It may lead to employment in Lawn & Garden, Landscaping, Bushland & Mine Site Rehabilitation.

Entrance Requirements

Fees and charges

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

No minimum requirements

Fees and charges

Non-Concession: $494.20
Concession: $187.30
Commercial / International: $894.70

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.

International students
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
www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au/courses
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    studentservices@srtafe.wa.edu.au    0417 937 894
Great Southern Campuses    studentsupport@srtafe.wa.edu.au    1800 675 781

How to apply

Please complete the Course enquiry form below to receive enrolment information.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Albany Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: To be advised
Bunbury Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 1 Day

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Health Department Pesticide Spraying - Mechanical / Boom Spray

State ID: MAB01

Description

This course is for those seeking to obtain the mandatory licence required to meet Health Department requirements for a Pest Management Technician licence if you are spraying chemicals for commercial gain.
These competencies are required to be completed where mechanical equipment is used to apply pesticides. Examples include boom spraying equipment including quad bike mounted or air blast equipment.
It may lead to employment in broadacre spraying of crops & pastures, forestry, pest & weed control in non-cropping situations and turf Management.

Entrance Requirements

Fees and charges

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

No minimum requirements

Fees and charges

Non-Concession: $1144.95
Concession: $411.05
Commercial / International: $2 100.95

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.

International students
This course isn’t available to Visa 500 International Students.
For information on international courses, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website
www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au/courses
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    studentservices@srtafe.wa.edu.au    0417 937 894
Great Southern Campuses    studentsupport@srtafe.wa.edu.au    1800 675 781

How to apply

Please complete the Course enquiry form below to receive enrolment information.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Albany Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: To be advised
Bunbury Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 2 Days

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Front End Loader

State ID: MAA14

Description

This course trains novice operators in the skills required to enter the industry as a certified wheeled front end loader operator.

The course covers:
    Plan and prepare for wheel loader operations    
    Operate the wheel loader    
    Carry out operator maintenance    
    Carry out housekeeping activities

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units:

    AHCMOM207 Conduct Front-end Loader Operations

Entrance Requirements

Fees and charges

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

No minimum requirements

Fees and charges

Non-Concession: $332.30
Concession: $110.55
Commercial / International: $ to be advised

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.

International students
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
www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au/courses
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    studentservices@srtafe.wa.edu.au    0417 937 894
Great Southern Campuses    studentsupport@srtafe.wa.edu.au    1800 675 781

How to apply

Please complete the Course enquiry form below to receive enrolment information.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Albany Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 2 days
Narrogin Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 2 days

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Quad Bike Training

State ID: MAA24

Description

This course will take you through the process of maintaining and operating quad bikes (four wheeled), and defines the standard required to:
    perform routine pre-operational checks and maintenance
    match, attach and operate equipment as described in the manufacturer's operators manual
    recognise and control hazards and risks
    safely operate quad bikes in a range of weather and terrain conditions
    monitor and maintain vehicle records

Entrance Requirements

Fees and charges

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

This course has basic equipment and/or PPE requirements

Fees and charges

Non-Concession: $151.70
Concession: $60.50
Commercial / International: $ to be advised

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.

International students
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
www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au/courses
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    studentservices@srtafe.wa.edu.au    0417 937 894
Great Southern Campuses    studentsupport@srtafe.wa.edu.au    1800 675 781

How to apply

Please complete the Course enquiry form below to receive enrolment information.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Manjimup Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 1 Day
Narrogin Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: To be advised

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Operate Tractors

State ID: MAA20

Description

This course will take you through the process of operating tractors with or without attached equipment 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 tractor in a safe and controlled manner
    implement shut-down procedures
    store machinery and equipment
    record maintenance and operation details

Entrance Requirements

Fees and charges

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

No minimum requirements

Fees and charges

Non-Concession: $149.30
Concession: $58.10
Commercial / International: $ to be advised

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.

International students
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
www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au/courses
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    studentservices@srtafe.wa.edu.au    0417 937 894
Great Southern Campuses    studentsupport@srtafe.wa.edu.au    1800 675 781

How to apply

Please complete the Course enquiry form below to receive enrolment information.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Manjimup Campus
Date: 27 September 2019
Time: 9.00am - 3.00pm
Duration: 1 Day
Narrogin Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: To be advised

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Load Restraint

State ID: MAA49

Description

The safe loading of vehicles is vitally important in preventing injury to people and damage to property. There are economic benefits to all if the load arrives at its destination intact and without damage.

If you are a heavy vehicle driver and part of your job role is to transport loads from one destination to another, then this course is designed and aimed at ensuring you have a clear understanding of ensuring the load you are transporting is safe and secure while in transit.

Entrance Requirements

Fees and charges

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

No minimum requirements

Fees and charges

Non-Concession: $166.40
Concession: $ to be advised
Commercial / International: $ to be advised

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.

International students
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
www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au/courses
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    studentservices@srtafe.wa.edu.au    0417 937 894
Great Southern Campuses    studentsupport@srtafe.wa.edu.au    1800 675 781

How to apply

Please complete the Course enquiry form below to receive enrolment information.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Albany Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 1 day
Esperance Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 1 day
Katanning Campus
Date: 11 October 2019
Time: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Duration: 1 day
Manjimup Campus
Date: 28 August 2019
Time: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Duration: 1 day

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Chainsaw

State ID: MAA11

Description

This course covers the process of maintaining, preparing and operating hand-held chainsaws in a work environment.

These skills can be transferred to the homestead, are useful for home gardners and could lead to employment in parks and gardens or landscaping.

You will gain skills and knowledge in understanding the correct type of chainsaw for a particular task, how to use the chainsaw, maintain the chainsaw and store suitable personal protective equipment.

Entrance Requirements

Fees and charges

Important information

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

This course has basic equipment and/or PPE requirements (located under Important Information)

Fees and charges

Non-Concession: $195.80
Concession: $76.45
Commercial / International: $351.55

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.

International students
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
www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au/courses
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    studentservices@srtafe.wa.edu.au    0417 937 894
Great Southern Campuses    studentsupport@srtafe.wa.edu.au    1800 675 781

Important information

PPE Requirements:

  • Steel Capped Safety Boots
  • Long Pants
  • Long sleeved shirts allowed (No singlets)
  • Long Hair tied back and no dangling jewellery
How to apply

Please complete the Course enquiry form below to receive enrolment information.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Albany Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Duration: 1 day
Bunbury Campus
Date: 14 November 2019     
Time: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Duration: 1 day
Busselton Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 1 day
Esperance Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 1 day
Katanning Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Duration: 1 day
Manjimup Campus
Date: 19 September 2019
           28 November 2019
Time: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Duration: 1 day
Margaret River Campus
 Date: 17 September 2019
Time: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Duration: 1 day
 Mount Barker Campus
 Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 1 day
Narrogin Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 1 day

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Auschem Reaccreditation

State ID: MAA19

Description

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.

Entrance Requirements

Fees and charges

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

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.

Fees and charges

Non-Concession: $278.40
Concession: $90.85
Commercial / International: $523.15

Additional cost of $154 for a required AusChem Resource Manual that is purchased separately from the TAFE prior to 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.

International students
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
www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au/courses
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    studentservices@srtafe.wa.edu.au    0417 937 894
Great Southern Campuses    studentsupport@srtafe.wa.edu.au    1800 675 781

How to apply

Please complete the Course enquiry form below to receive enrolment information.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Katanning Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 1 day
Kensington/South Perth Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 1 day
Manjimup Campus
Date: 12 September 2019
Time: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Duration: 1 Day
Margaret River Campus
Date:  22 October 2019
            19 November 2019
Time: 9.00 - 4.30pm
Duration: 1 day
Mount Barker
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 1 Day
Narrogin Campus
Date: 3 September 2019
Time: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Duration: 1 day
 

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Auschem Accreditation - Risk Management in Pesticide Use

State ID: MAA18

Description

This course will provide you with the knowledge and skills required to manage risks associated with chemical use, and to understand your obligations in the areas of duty of care, quality assurance and environmental management.

Participants will learn on a practical level how to improve their integrated pest management programmes, to better choose the right chemical for the job and to apply it more accurately.  The course is designed for people who will be spraying chemicals without supervision.

Entrance Requirements

Fees and charges

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

No minimum requirements

Fees and charges

Non-Concession: $327.80
Concession: $123.20
Commercial / International: $594.80

Additional cost of $154 for a required AusChem Resource Manual that is purchased separately from the TAFE prior to 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.

International students
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
www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au/courses
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    studentservices@srtafe.wa.edu.au    0417 937 894
Great Southern Campuses    studentsupport@srtafe.wa.edu.au    1800 675 781

How to apply

Please complete the Course enquiry form below to receive enrolment information.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Esperance Campus
Date: 15 & 16 October
Time: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Duration: 2 days
Katanning Campus
Date: Register your interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 2 Days
Kensington/South Perth Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 2 Days
Manjimup Campus
Date: 12 & 13 September 2019
Time: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Duration: 2 Days
Margaret River Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 2 Days
Mount Barker Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 2 Days
Narrogin Campus
 Date: 2 & 3 September 2019
Time: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Duration: 2 Days

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Forklift

State ID: MAA82

Description

This course will provide you with the knowledge and skills required to operate a forklift truck safely.
Participants will learn how to operate a forklift truck by planning the work, conducting routine checks on a forklift truck, shifting loads in a safe manner and safely shut down and secure equipment after completing operations.

Industry licensing information

Entrance Requirements

Fees and charges

Prerequisites

Important information

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

This course has basic equipment and/or PPE requirements (located under Important Information)

Minimum age of 18 years

Fees and charges

Non concession: $245.20
Concession: $108.80
Commercial / International: $423.20

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.

International students
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
www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au/courses


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    studentservices@srtafe.wa.edu.au    0417 937 894
Great Southern Campuses    studentsupport@srtafe.wa.edu.au    1800 675 781

Prerequisites

Participants must be a minimum of 18 years of age on the date of assessment.

You must have sound literacy and numeracy skills

(If you have language, numeracy or literacy concerns please discuss them with us PRIOR to the course commencing)

 

Important information

What to wear (PPE)

For the practical assessment all participants are required to wear appropriate work wear:

  • long trousers
  • wet weather gear, if required
  • steel capped boots

Lodging a High Risk Work Licence Application:

On the successful completion of this course, YOU must send the high risk work licence application form to WorkSafe within 2 months of your assessment.

Failure to send your application to Worksafe within the 2 months will mean you have to be reassessed at an additional cost.

This application must include:

Completed ‘WorkSafe WA Application for a Licence to Perform High Risk Work’ form

2 copies of identification (primary & secondary)

2 passport sized photos attached to the form

A copy of your statement of attainment

Notice of Assessment given to you by the assessor on successful completion of your assessment and payment for licence fee.

How to apply

Please complete the Course enquiry form below to receive enrolment information.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Albany Campus
Date: Register your interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 2 days
Bunbury Campus
Date: 24 - 25 October 2019
Time: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Duration: 2 days
Esperance Campus (in Ravensthorpe)
Date: Register your interest
Time: To be advised
Duration: 2 days
Katanning Campus
Date: 21 & 22 October 2019
Time: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Duration: 2 days
Manjimup Campus
Date: 5 - 6 December 2019
Time: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Duration: 2 days
Margaret River Campus
Date: 7 & 8 October 2019
           7 & 8 November 2019
           2 & 3 December 2019
Time: 9.00am - 4.30pm
Duration: 2 days
 

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

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