SCAHC30616AM AusChem AgVet Chemical Users Course

Short Course
Short Course Fees: $320.00
Components form part of the qualification AHC30616 Certificate III in Production Horticulture
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding

Overview

The 2 day AgVet Chemical Users Course allows you to develop the skills and knowledge required to assist you to comply with State/Territory licensing requirements for the purchase and application of agricultural chemicals in primary industries. This course is the industry standard for training in chemical use, storage and handling for people applying agricultural chemicals.

Careers

This course provides the required training for many Industry Quality Assurance Programs and is necessary to apply for the Victorian Agricultural Chemical Users.

Pathways

The two units 'AHCCHM307 - Prepare and apply chemicals to control pest, weeds and diseases' and 'AHCCHM304 - Transport and store chemicals' provide credits towards the partial completion of a number of courses within the AHC Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package.

Course Delivery

The course is delivered flexibly and part-time. Part-time classes are scheduled throughout the year at the Mildura, Robinvale and Swan Hill SuniTAFE campuses. Part-time courses can be delivered to groups of 10 or more participants off campus. Off campus flexible delivery is also available (Additional charges will be applied for off campus delivery).

Entry Requirements

Each student will undertake a Pre-Training Review before enrolling to help confirm the proposed course is suitable. It will provide valuable information about an individual's existing skills and knowledge, language, literacy and numeracy skills and whether the course will help in achieving learning and/or employment goals.

Expected Time to Complete

2 Days

Units & Assessment
Core Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
AHCCHM304 Transport and store chemicals 50 $30.00
AHCCHM307 Prepare and apply chemicals to control pest, weeds and diseases 70 $30.00

Course Assessment

  • Observation and oral questioning
  • Practical task
  • Written task
Your particular units of study will be determined from the core and elective units required for this course.

Indicative Fees

2021
Self-Funded $320

Intake Campus Course Details
2021 May Mildura Campus Part Time, Classroom Based, 13th & 20th May, 8.30AM - 4.00PM, Cardross Farm
2021 June Swan Hill Campus Part Time, Classroom Based, 24th & 25th June, 8.30AM - 4.00PM
2021 July Mildura Campus Part Time, Classroom Based, 22nd & 29th July, 8.30AM - 4.00PM, Cardross Farm
2021 October Mildura Campus Part Time, Classroom Based, 7th & 14th October, 8.30AM - 4.00PM, Cardross Farm
2021 November Mildura Campus Part Time, Classroom Based, 18th & 25th November, 8.30AM - 4.00PM, Cardross Farm