Course In Minimising The Risks In The Use Of 1080 Pest Animal Bait Products For Vertebrate Pest Control
|Campus||Shepparton - William Orr|
22275VIC Course for Minimising Risks in the Use of 1080 Pest Animal Bait Products for Vertebrate Pest Control is a short accredited course. Successful applicants will be issued with a Statement of Attainment for the unit VU21625 Implement the legislative requirements for the Use of 1080 Pest Animal Bait Products for Vertebrate Pest Control.
The 22275VIC Course in Minimising Risks in the Use of 1080 Pest Animal Bait Products for Vertebrate Pest Control aims to train participants in the safe, legal and effective use of 1080 (sodium fluoroacetate) pest animal bait products for vertebrate pest control in Victoria.
Successful completion of the course will enable Victorian course participants to apply for a 1080 endorsement to a person’s existing Agricultural Chemical Users Permit (ACUP).
Successful completion of the course will enable Victorian course participants who hold a Commercial Operators Licence (COL) (vermin destroyers endorsement) or staff working for a COL holder, Pest Control Licence (for pest animal control) or Pilot Chemical Ratings Licence to purchase and use 1080 pest animal bait products but does not require them to apply for an endorsement to purchase and use 1080.
You will be enrolled into a current qualification.
The 22275VIC Course in Minimising Risks in the Use of 1080 Pest Animal Bait Products for Vertebrate Pest Control is designed for those wishing to further their knowledge and skills to seek employment in the Agriculture / pest control industry as a 1080 User.
Working in this industry may involve working outdoors and indoors in a variety of weather conditions, and operating a range of machinery, equipment and vehicles.
After gaining the 22275VIC Course for Minimising Risks in the Use of 1080 Pest Animal Bait Products for Vertebrate Pest Control, you might wish to undertake further study in the
- AHC40116 Certificate IV in Agriculture
- AHCCHM402 Plan and implement a chemical use program
|Shepparton – William Orr||Northern Victoria – Agriculture/Flexible Learning; Online & Classroom Attendance|
|Shepparton – William Orr||Northern Victoria – Horticulture/Flexible Learning; Online/Classroom Attendance|
It is important that students commit to all course requirements, including study and assessments the student may need to complete outside their normal training sessions.
Students will be enrolled into 12 training hours.
Additional time is required to complete the assessment tasks.
Name: Ian Carkeek
Location: William Orr Campus, Shepparton
|Type||Average Enrolled Hours||Hourly Fee Rate||Indicative Tuition Fee||Hourly Govt Subsidy Rate||Total Govt Contribution|
|Govt Subsidised-Standard Concession||12||$2.60||$31.20||$9.00||$108.00|
Please note that the advertised fees relate to 2019. For enrolments this year, please contact us for confirmation.
The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
You will receive an Indicative Fee Statement when you decide upon your course. A finalised invoice will be issued upon enrolment. Students will be invoiced for the components of the course that they are enrolled into for each year or semester.
Material fees cover costs associated with the following where applicable, and not limited to:
- Classroom activity consumables, handouts and booklets
- E-Learning resources and associated license access fees
Additionally some courses require students to purchase or supply text books, kits, tools, uniforms and personal protection equipment. Some specific materials may be purchased through the GOTAFE Book Shop. A full list with associated costs will be provided to you at your Course Information session or during the Pre-Training review Interview.
Training package entry requirements
In order to meet eligibility requirements to undertake this course, a person must meet the following training requirements;
Provide one of the following original documents or permits, or a
certified photocopy of the original Statement of Attainment or enrolment in the following units (that will be completed prior to the commencement of the Course in Minimising Risks in the Use of 1080 Pest Animal Bait Products for Vertebrate Pests):
- AHCCHM303A (formerly RTC3704A) Prepare and apply chemicals; and
- AHCCHM201A (formerly RTC2706A) Apply chemicals under supervision or
- AHCCHM304A – Transport, handle and store chemicals.
- Completion of a course in pest animal control which satisfies the requirements of the Commercial Operator License (vermin destroyer endorsement) or be employed by someone holding a COL (vermin destroyer endorsement) which includes the units:
- AHCCHM303A and AHCCHM201A, AHCPMG402A and AHCVPT302A
- Completion of a course in pest animal control which satisfies the requirements of the Pest Control License (pest animal control) such as: Pest Animal Management Course (conducted by Victorian College of Agriculture and Horticulture and Victorian Colleges of TAFE);
- Statement of Attainment in the Pest Animal Management Unit of the Diploma of Applied Science (Natural Resource Management) issued by a registered education and training organization;
- Certificate for recognition of current competencies or prior learning in pest animal control issued by a registered education and training organisation.
- Agricultural Chemical Users Permit
- Pest Control License (for the control of pest animals)
- Commercial Operators Licence (Vermin Destroyers endorsement)
- Pilot (Chemical Ratings) License
GOTAFE preferred entry requirements
Before being accepted into this course applicants must:
- Undertake a pre-training review to document previous work experience and qualifications and assess suitability for the course
- Be assessed to ensure the required language, literacy and numeracy levels are met for the course
Access to a farm or farms to support skill and knowledge development is highly desirable.
22275VIC – Core Units
VU21625 – Implement the legislative requirements for the use of 1080 pest animal bait product
Assessment methods may include:
- Quiz Map
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You can apply for Skills Recognition before you enrol in the qualification you are seeking. You can apply for Skills Recognition through one or both of the following processes:
- Credit Transfer for formal training that might be equivalent to a new qualification or partial qualification
- Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for people who have relevant and current skills and knowledge that they have gained through non-formal or informal learning i.e. work or life experience.
For further information regarding this course please call 1300 468 233.
Please note: Eligible individuals who wish to access a government subsidised place, must participate in a Pre-training Review. This will consider your:
- Aspirations/career goals
- Educational attainment and capability
- Literacy and numeracy skills
- Suitability for Recognition for Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer
Enrolment in general public entry courses will require a selection interview. Please call 1300 468 233 to enquire further.
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