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SMARTtrain Chemical Risk Management (Level 4) Skill Set

State ID: GAA26

This course is suitable for training supervisors and managers with risk management skills to manage the transportation, storage, application and record keeping of agricultural chemicals (including biological pesticides). Participants must be accredited at Level 3 to achieve competence at Level 4.

Course structure

  • Introduction to risk management
  • Integrated resistance and pest management
  • Chemical application management
  • Chemical risk management
  • Environmental risk management
  • Residue risk management
  • Records management
  • Comply with mandatory codes of practice and relevant legislation to safely transport, store and handle chemicals in the workplace
  • Identify integrated management strategies to control pests
  • Select appropriate chemicals for application to an identified pest problem at a particular site
  • Establish procedures to ensure chemicals are applied according to the label
  • Assess the risk of residues in commodities and as contaminants in the environment during and following chemical application
  • Design and implement recording systems for chemical storage

Competency units covered in this course

  • BAL98 AHCPMG302 Control plant pests, diseases and disorders
  • BAM93 AHCCHM401 Develop procedures to minimise risk in the use of chemicals
  • BAL49 AHCCHM402 Plan and implement a chemical use program

Competent students will receive a Statement of Attainment

The successful completion of this course in conjunction with units from the level 3 SMARTtrain course will enable the operator to obtain a contract operator's license from the Department of Health WA.

Pre-requisite

SMARTtrain Chemical Application Course (Level 3)

Requirements

  • Covered shoes or boots must be worn
  • Pen and calculator required

Participants will receive the following resources

  • A reference manual
  • An assessment guide

2019 Dates

Monday November 25 and Monday December 2, 2019

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

The successful completion of this course in conjunction with units from the level 3 SMARTtrain course will enable the operator to obtain a contract operator's license from the Department of Health WA.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

All year round

Murdoch Campus - November 2019

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 2 days
Where Murdoch Campus
How Part Time
Fee
Non-concession:
$780
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Murdoch Campus - December 2019

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 2 days
Where Murdoch Campus
How Part Time
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Semester 1

Murdoch Campus - November 2019

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 2 days
Where Murdoch Campus
How Part Time
Fee
Non-concession:
$780
Enquire now
Short courses and skill set courses run subject to demand. Use the course enquiry form at the end of this page to enquire now.

Course enquiry

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Page last updated July 22, 2019