Update your chemical handling skills

This one day refresher course covers chemical handling legislation and safety for those working in farming. Chisholm's two day course (Agvet Farm Chemical Users Course) gives knowledge and skills you need to safely use these chemicals.

This course, designed to meet industry needs, is for people who work with chemicals in agriculture and horticulture (as defined under the Agriculture and Veterinary Chemicals Act 1992).

Taught by highly regarded trainers, this program is a relevant and respected training course developed to suit changing industry needs.

On successful completion of this course, participants will receive a Statement of Attainment for the following nationally accredited units of study:

AHCCHM303 Prepare and apply chemicals
AHCCHM304 Transport, handle and store chemicals

Areas of study include: selection of chemicals, understanding labels, transporting and storing chemicals, mixing chemicals, clean up and disposing of chemicals, decanting and mixing, application of chemicals, pests and pest control, planning chemical usage, understanding farm chemicals, spray drift, and first aid procedures.

Please Note:

This is a refresher course and as such there is an assumption of knowledge which will be assessed on arrival to confirm this. By enrolling in this refresher course, you are agreeing that you have completed the initial course. Evidence of having completed the course within the last 5 years will be required. Additional costs may be charged if this refresher course is not passed at first attempt, and no refunds are given if students fail this course.

Course code
On campus
Bass Coast, Cranbourne, Mornington Peninsula
  • Fees

    Fee: $195.00


  • Available sessions and enrol online
    Available sessions and enrol online
    Campus Starts on Finishes Time Sessions Available places Enrol
    Cranbourne 20/10/2017 20/10/2017 Fri 08:30 AM - 04:00 PM 1 24
    Bass Coast 10/11/2017 10/11/2017 Fri 08:30 AM - 04:00 PM 1 24
    Mornington Peninsula 24/11/2017 24/11/2017 Fri 08:30 AM - 04:00 PM 1 24
  • What to bring
    Pen, paper, protective clothing and steel cap boots