Short Courses

Farm Chemical Users Refresher Course

Have you completed the full Farm Chemical User's Course and are requiring to renew your certification?

Course Code: SOH063

Participants that currently hold the full Farm Chemical User’s Course can refresh their knowledge and obtain a Statement of Attainment upon completion of the course with unit AHCCHM304 Transport, handle and store chemicals.

This course will give participants the updated 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.


Each student enrolled in nationally recognised training will need a Unique Student Identifier (USI) to access all academic transcripts and qualifications. Melbourne Polytechnic cannot issue you with a Statement of Results, Statement of Attainment or qualification unless you provide your personal USI. Click here to be issued with your personal USI and bring this along when you enrol.




Yan Yean


Horticulture and Landscaping
03 9269 8615

Course Outline

  • Topics include:
  • Chemical Standards
  • Chemical selection
  • Chemical storage
  • Regulatory Rules required for application of chemicals
  • Chemical chemistry

Course Outcomes

  • Upon completion of the course participants will be required to undertake an assessment. Once assessment has been successful participants names will be forwarded to AusChem and the appropriate card and licence number will be forwarded to each individual.

Recognising Organisations

AusChem, National

Suitable For

  • Participants that hold the full Farm Chemical User's certificate

Assessment Methods

A formal assessment


Pen and Paper


Evidence of completing the full Farm Chemical User's Course by providing the certificate or a renewal notice prior to commencement of the course.

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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