AgVet Chemical Users Course

Duration

2 days

Schedule

Please refer to the dates tab on our website or 'Register your Interest' to be notified of more upcoming dates

NOTE: You must complete a compulsary pre-training review before attending class

Prerequisites

Enrolment Requirements:

- You must complete a compulsary pre-training review before attending class.

Prior to your enrolment a pre-training review will be conducted with you to confirm that the course you are seeking to enrol into meets your individual needs. The link will be emailed to you upon your booking. Failure to complete the pre-training review before class will incur a $20 administration fee for a booking cancellation or transfer.

- You must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI) to enrol in an accredited course. You can apply or get more information at www.usi.gov.au.

- Photo identification (including your date of birth) must be provided at the training

What You Learn

Understanding farm chemicals.

Pests and pest control.

Hazard and risk assessment.

What You Get

AgVet Chemical Users certification and registration with AusChem Training.

Successful completion of this training will assist you in gaining licensing from the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP), including the Agricultural Chemical User Permit (ACUP).

You’ll also receive credit and certification for the following accredited units from AHC30110 - Certificate III in Agriculture:

AHCCHM303A - Prepare and apply chemicals

AHCCHM304A - Transport, handle and store chemicals

Materials to Bring

Photo identification (including your date of birth)

Pen, notepaper and calculator

 

Dress Code

Casual, with closed-in shoes.

Dates

Date
Location
Places Remaining
Date 14 Nov 09:00 AM to 15 Nov 04:00 PM
Location
South West TAFE - Hamilton Campus - Ballarat Road Site, 200 Ballarat Rd, Hamilton VIC 3300, Australia
Places Remaining
9

Description

THE FORMULA FOR SAFE CHEMICAL HANDLING

Broaden your knowledge to increase safety in the workplace

Endorsed by AusChem, this course gives you the training that assures business owners and employers that you can work safely and responsibly and is designed to give you the knowledge to accurately interpret information written on chemical labels and the skills to manage all issues associated with the purchase, storage, handling, use and disposal of chemicals.

Content

  • Pests and pest control
  • Understanding farm chemicals
  • Selecting chemicals
  • Reading the label
  • Transporting and storing chemicals
  • Decanting and mixing chemicals
  • Applying chemicals
  • Cleaning up and disposing of chemicals
  • Emergency procedures for first aid
  • Planning chemical use
  • Hazard and risk assessment

Pre-training Review

You must complete a compulsary pre-training review before attending class.

Prior to your enrolment a pre-training review will be conducted with you to confirm that the course you are seeking to enrol into meets your individual needs. The link will be emailed to you upon your booking. Failure to complete will incur a $20 administration fee for a booking cancellation or transfer.

Accreditation

Successful completion of this training will assist you in gaining licensing from the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP), including the Agricultural Chemical User Permit (ACUP).

You’ll also receive credit and certification for the following accredited units from AHC30110 - Certificate III in Agriculture:

  • AHCCHM303A - Prepare and apply chemicals
  • AHCCHM304A - Transport, handle and store chemicals

Student Support

At South West TAFE we’re here to help you complete your studies happily and successfully.

From the moment you start thinking about course options until you finish, you’ll have access to a range of student support options, covering enrolment, education, social and personal issues, including:

  • Education Pathway Officers who can help you with information sessions, fee payment options, TAFE and university pathways, career pathways and campus tours
  • A DHHS registered Disability Support Team
  • Koorie Liaison Officer
  • Student Wellbeing Officer supporting your personal and social needs
  • Library and Research Centre
  • Bookshop supplying a range of textbooks and stationery
  • Student Learning Support including literacy and numeracy

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