Full Farm Chemical User Course

SA3FFCUC20

From Certificate III in Horticulture - AHC30716

Course Length

Full time:

2 Days

Cost

Subsidised Standard:

$252.00

Subsidised Standard (Concession):

$50.00

Full Fee:

$372.00

Campuses

Shepparton - William Orr

Wangaratta - Tone Road

Delivery Mode

On Campus

Course Overview

The Full Farm Chemical Users Course provides you with the required training for many farming industry quality assurance programs. You'll also need to complete this course to apply for the Victorian Agricultural Chemical Users Permit.

This program covers the transportation, handling, storage, preparation and application of liquid chemical mixes and/or granular products for the control of weeds, pests and diseases across a range of industry sectors.

It forms part of Certificate III in Horticulture.

Course Dates & Times

Shepparton - William Orr

SA3FFCUC20 - Delivered over 2 days - 09/06/2020 - 10/06/2020

Wangaratta - Tone Road

SA3FFCUC20 - Delivered over 2 days - 16/06/2020 - 17/06/2020

Fee Information

1. Subsidised Standard: $252.00

2. Subsidised Standard (Concession): $50.00

3. Full Fee: $372.00

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Please note all fees and charges are correct at time of publication for 2020 and may change without notice.

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
- Excursions

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 Bookshop. A full list with associated costs will be provided to you at your course information session or during the pre-training review Interview.

Further details on fees available

Course Study Units

Core Units
AHCCHM304 - Transport and store chemicals
AHCCHM307 - Prepare and apply chemicals to control pest, weeds and diseases

Assessment Methods

To demonstrate your competency in this course, you will be required to undertake assessment activities including written questions regarding chemical spraying, storage and spill management, written te

Course Co-ordinator

Ross Wade

Attendance & Commitment

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 are encouraged to attend all face-to-face sessions and participate in all practical tasks.

Where to From Here

If you need any further clarification of the information provided please contact one of our client service officers on 1300 468 233 who can assist you or submit an enquiry through our website now and one of the team will be in touch.

Educational Support Services

As an enrolled student at GOTAFE you may access a wide range of academic support services to assist you to meet the academic challenges of your course from our Learning Support Unit.

Student Support

As an enrolled student at GOTAFE you will be welcome to access a variety of non-academic support services from the Student Welfare Unit. These services are designed to best support you to successfully complete your course.

Services include on campus supports and remote supports

  • Counselling
  • employment information
  • careers
  • activities etc.

Learn more about support services

Learner's Rights

Refer to the Student Handbook for information regarding Learner’s Rights Student Handbook.

Further information is provided at course induction.

Enrolment

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.

Skills Recognition

Skills Recognition is an assessment only process that may result in credits towards a part or full qualification. There is no formal training involved, although you may choose to complete further training as a result of the assessment process.

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.