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Statement of Attainment training in Chemical Application Bridging/Refresher - SMARTtrain (Level 3) [extract from AHC31416]

Overview

This course provides refresher training for students who already hold a SMARTtrain card or equivalent card or one that has expired by no more than six months to enable them to have their card renewed for a further five years. Refresher training covers the preparation and application of liquid chemical mixes and/or granular products for control or weeds, pests and disease across a range of industry sectors. It also covers safe transport, handling and storage of liquid and dry chemical formulations.

Qualification: Statement of Attainment - training in Chemical Application Bridging/Refresher - SMARTtrain (Level 3) [extract from AHC31416]
Program No: SA-BE56
Campus: CIT Bruce 
Duration: 1 day workshop Plus completion of workplace activities recorded in SMARTtrain workbook.
Likely Job Outcome: Chemical applicator for horticultural industry.
Application Type: Skills Training
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Additional Information

This program meets the requirements for formal training in pesticide application within NSW. On successful completion of the program you will be eligible to apply for an update of your SMARTtrain Certificate, which will be valid for a further 5 years. You will need to purchase the SMARTtrain Chemical Application (Level 3) Assessment Guide and Reference Manual (cost approx $100) and you need to wear clothing suitable for manual outdoor work.

Entry Requirements / How to Apply

You must
- hold a current SMARTtrain card (or equivalent card) OR a card that has expired by no more than six months.

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Subject Information

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  • Applying Chemicals Bridging/Refresher - Smarttrain (Level 3)
    • CIT Code: HORT1000C
      Cost: $150.00
      Description:

      This subject covers the preparation and application of liquid chemical mixes and/or granular products for control or weeds, pests and disease across a range of industry sectors. It also covers safe transport, handling and storage of liquid and dry chemical formulations. This unit may be deemed to have a time limit when used as part of an accreditation or Licence process.
      This subject achieves the Units of Competency: AHCCHM303 Prepare and apply chemicals and AHCCHM304 Transport and store chemicals

      Prerequisites: Nil

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Diploma Horticulture AHC50416
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Certificate III Landscape Construction AHC30916
Certificate III Parks and Gardens AHC31016
Certificate III Horticulture AHC30716
Statement Attainment training Chemical Application - SMARTtrain (Level 3) [extract from AHC31416]

More Information

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