Our AUSCHEM Certificate Training course is designed for individuals who works with horticultural/agricultural chemicals.  It is highly recommended if you are working or looking to the work in one of the following industries:

  • Amenity Horticulture
  • Viticulture
  • Production Horticulture
  • Turf Industry
  • Weed spraying
  • Land management

National Code 0008CHM31
Study Areas Horticulture
Conservation & Land Sciences
Study Level Short Course

In our AUSCHEM Certificate Training course, you will learn a range of the topics, such as:

  • determine the need for chemical application
  • identify weather conditions that impact on spray drift risk and implement control measures
  • calibrate handheld and/or powered application equipment relevant to the industry sector
  • mix and load chemicals in accordance with label requirements
  • apply chemicals safely in compliance with labels, legislation and codes of practice
  • use appropriate personal protective equipment
  • follow emergency procedures for chemical spillage
  • handle, transport and store chemical safely
  • follow chemical label directions and SDS requirements for handling, transporting and storage
  • options for pest control based on the Integrated Pest and Resistance Management Plan

Staff working or seeking to work in Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation Land Management areas.

On successful completion of this course you may apply for Auschem certification.

Last updated: June 26, 2019 03:32pm