SMARTtrainĀ® chemical application (Level 3)

Course details

Name:SMARTtrain® Chemical Application (Level 3)
Description:A course for people that use pesticides with powered and hand-held application equipment.
Cost:After NSW Government subsidy, $445 GST-free.
Includes SMARTtrain® card issue.
Course aims:This course will increase participants understanding in relation to the safe transport, storage and use of hazardous chemicals and meet the training requirements of:
  • the NSW Pesticides Act 1999 (or equivalent legislation as relevant to each state/territory)
  • the Work Health and Safety Act 2011 (or equivalent legislation as relevant to each state/territory)
  • the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) AgVet Code
  • industry quality assurance programs such as Freshcare.
Course program/structure:
  • Integrated pest and resistance management
  • Legislation in the workplace including recordkeeping requirements
  • Using chemicals according to the label and SDS
  • WHS and the workplace
  • Application equipment and calibration
  • Chemical application including spray plans and drift management and residues
  • Transport, storage and disposal of hazardous chemicals
Length:2 days 
Resources and method of delivery:Participants will receive the following resources:
  • A reference manual
  • An assessment guide
  • A NSW State legislation supplement
  • A Calibration and Records supplement

This course is delivered indoors.

Accreditation:This course is mapped to the following national units of competency:
  • AHCCHM303 - Prepare and apply chemicals
  • AHCCHM304 - Transport and store chemicals

NOTE: It is a legislative requirement for people using chemicals unsupervised to be accredited. Your SMARTtrain® accreditation is valid for five (5) years.

Register

Contact us to register your interest in this course. Other dates and locations are available on demand.

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    Current scheduled courses

    course date
    Forbes 20th Feb 2019

    Location
    Trangie Agricultural Research Centre
    Forbes

    When
    20 Feb 2019 8:30 am - 22 Feb 2019 4:30 pm

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    Forbes 20th Feb 2019

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    Forbes

    When
    20 Feb 2019 8:30 am - 21 Feb 2019 4:30 pm

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    Tamworth 27th Feb 2019

    Location
    Tamworth Agricultural Institute
    Tamworth

    When
    27 Feb 2019 - 28 Feb 2019

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    Orange 5th Mar 2019

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    Orange

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    5 Mar 2019 8:30 am - 6 Mar 2019 4:30 pm

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    Wagga Wagga 12th Mar 2019

    Location

    Wagga Wagga

    When
    12 Mar 2019 8:30 am - 13 Mar 2019 4:30 pm

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    Wagga Wagga 13th Mar 2019

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    Wagga Wagga

    When
    13 Mar 2019 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

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    Yanco 19th Mar 2019

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    Yanco

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    19 Mar 2019 8:30 am - 20 Mar 2019 4:30 pm

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    Tocal College, Paterson (near Maitland) 20th Mar 2019

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    Tocal College, Paterson (near Maitland)

    When
    20 Mar 2019 - 21 Mar 2019

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    Jerilderie 21st Mar 2019

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    Jerilderie

    When
    21 Mar 2019 8:30 am - 22 Mar 2019 4:30 pm

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    Moree 25th Mar 2019

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    Moree

    When
    25 Mar 2019 - 26 Mar 2019

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    Camden/Menangle 26th Mar 2019

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    Camden/Menangle

    When
    26 Mar 2019 - 27 Mar 2019

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    Camden/Menangle 2nd Apr 2019

    Location

    Camden/Menangle

    When
    2 Apr 2019 - 3 Apr 2019

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    Hillston 9th Apr 2019

    Location

    Hillston

    When
    9 Apr 2019 8:30 am - 10 Apr 2019 4:30 pm

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    Tocal College, Paterson (near Maitland) 14th May 2019

    Location

    Tocal College, Paterson (near Maitland)

    When
    14 May 2019 - 15 May 2019

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    Tocal College, Paterson (near Maitland) 10th Sep 2019

    Location

    Tocal College, Paterson (near Maitland)

    When
    10 Sep 2019 - 11 Sep 2019

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    or call Sophie Smethurst on 02 4939 8881 (ph), 1800 025 520