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Special Price for VFF members!


VFF members get 10% discount for a face to face or online course


Learn about the chemical industry’s best practice methods & national standards

The aim of this course is to raise awareness of the potential hazards and risks associated with pesticide use and to provide practical information with regards to safe chemical handling and application. In addition this course introduces pesticide users to the principles of calibration. Participants will be expected to calibrate a piece of hand held equipment such as a knapsack, drench gun or injectable.

  • Chemical industry's updates Industry's updates
  • Local resistance & spraying issues to minimise chemical costs Local resistance & spraying issues to minimise chemical costs
  • Limit spray drift & improve spraying outcomes Limit spray drift & improve spraying outcomes

Topics Covered

  • Safe Transport & Storage
  • Determining weather conditions suitable for spraying
  • Understanding chemical application issues
  • Equipment calibration techniques
  • Knowledge to limit spray drift
  • Managing chemical residues
  • Risk assessments & hazard control forms
  • Self audit & compliance checklists
  • Integrated Pest Management
  • Record keeping requirements


  • Council workers
  • Bush regeneration staff
  • Farm owners
  • Spray Contractors
  • Pest Controllers
  • Horticulturalists
  • Ground Keepers

Units Obtained

  • AHCCHM303 Prepare and Apply Chemicals
  • AHCCHM304 Transport and Store Chemicals


Face to Face Course

One day face to face and hands-on course. Gain knowledge through sharing and discussing pesticides and spraying issues with an expert ChemCert trainer and classmates.

Initial Accreditation $350 315

Re-Accreditation $275 247


Online Course

Access your training online anytime and anywhere but still get the support of our experts trainers

$350 315


"I needed to fit it in around work - I could open the website and work on the training before and after work and have time to get through it." JoshuaAQF3 - Online Course

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