Short Courses

Farm Chemical Users Course

Have you ever needed to understand farm chemicals? Melbourne Polytechnic is offering the Farm Chemical Users Course’s that will assist you meet the essential requirements to acquire an Agricultural Chemical User’s Permit (ACUP).

Course Code: SOH027

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Code

SOH027

Campuses

FAIRFIELD

Department

Horticulture and Landscaping
03 9269 8615

Duration

3 days
Total Hours: 21

Course Outline

  • Chemical standards and regulations
  • Chemical selection, application and storage
  • Chemical chemistry, mixing ratios and requirements
  • Chemical selection
  • Calibration of application equipment
  • Testing and validation of results
  • Completion of forms and requests to process each licence.
  • Assessment

Course Outcomes

  • Participants will gain skills and knowledge to understand the rules regarding the selection of chemicals, appropriate storage and handling of the chemicals, mixing and calibration of the chemicals and the effective application of such

Recognising Organisations

National

Suitable For

  • Farm Owners
  • Farm Labourers
  • Participants wanting Chemical knowledge

Fees

Fees:$395.00

No concession or government funding applies

Payment Options:

  • Cash - paid in person at any campus or a Skills and Jobs Centre
  • Credit Card
  • Invoice - paid by the company or job agencies

Assessment Methods

A formal assessment

Materials

Wear appropriate clothing and footwear

Prerequisites

No prior knowledge or experience required.

Workplace Training

Consultancy - Training can be offered on-site or off-site

Available Sessions

Course Cancellation or Postponement

Courses with low enrolments may be cancelled or delayed. You will be notified of this 48 hours prior to course commencement.
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