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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
  • Equipment calibration techniques
  • Knowledge to limit spray drift
  • Managing chemical residues
  • Risk assessments & hazard control forms
  • Self audit & compliance checklists
  • Integrated Pest Management


Practical Demonstration Requirements

There are practical demonstrations required to complete this course.
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Hardware and Software Requirements

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


Units Obtained

  • AHCCHM304 Transport and Store Chemicals
  • AHCCHM307 Prepare and Apply Chemicals to Control Pest, Weeds and Diseases
  • AHCPMG301 Control Weeds (optional, at extra cost)




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"I enjoyed the convenience of being able to fit my online course hours around my work hours so was able to keep on top of important jobs.
I was particularly impressed with the availability of the course teachers and their ability to explain clearly, answers to any queries .
I will certainly be doing this online course again when my refresher is due!
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