Course in Minimising Risks in the Use of 1080 Pest Animal Bait Products for Vertebrate Pest Control
Course Code: 22275VIC
Study Area:
Primary Industries & Sustainability


‚ÄčThis course aims to provide 1080 pest animal bait users with the knowledge, skills and competency to use 1080 pest animal bait products in a manner which is both safe for themselves and the environment. The course also aims to ensure bait end users understand that the use of 1080 pest animal bait products is only one element of an integrated pest animal management strategy. This course is designed for individuals and for persons operating within an integrated pest management plan for example Landcare groups.


Campus
  • Bendigo Charleston Road Campus

Course Structure
  • Part time - Classroom - 4 - Hours

Accreditation
 
This qualification is state accredited.

Possible Careers
 
  • Pest control
  • Employment in horticulture or conservation
  • Pest control industry

Entry Requirements
  • Farm chemical users course approved by Department of Primary Industries
  • A holder of a valid Commercial Operators Licence (COL) with vermin destroyer endorsement
  • Agricultural Chemical Users Permit (ACUP)

Description
This course aims to provide 1080 pest animal bait users with the knowledge, skills and competency to use 1080 pest animal bait products in a manner which is both safe for themselves and the environment. The course also aims to ensure bait end users understand that the use of 1080 pest animal bait products is only one element of an integrated pest animal management strategy. This course is designed for individuals and for persons operating within an integrated pest management plan for example Landcare groups. The course can be offered in your location, for further details or to arrange a course for your area contact the course coordinator.

How to apply
Online application direct to Bendigo TAFE

Selection process

Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

Assessment Methods
  • Written test

Learning Options

Key Study Areas
Key study areas include preparation and planning, purchasing bait products, implementing a baiting program and post baiting processes.

Further Study Opportunities
  • A Diploma of Sustainable Agriculture or¬†certificate IV and diploma in conservation and land management.

Commencement dates
 
Click here for upcoming courses or call 1300 554 248

Fees

238.50

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