Asbestos Handling, Chainsaw Operations and Chemical Application
This one day course has been developed to address the needs of council parks staff, as well as the broader horticulture industry. The content draws from the Code of Practice “Safe Use of Pesticides including Herbicides in Non-Agricultural Workplaces”.
The course involves both theory and practical assessment, where participants are able to practice their new skills.
Successful completion of this training will result in the attainment of the nationally accredited units of competency:
- AHCCHM307 – Prepare and apply chemicals to control pest, weeds and diseases
- AHCCHM304 – Transport and store chemicals
Download the course brochure for more information about the learning outcomes and prerequisites.
This course does not have an agricultural focus and does not cover hazardous substances such as cleaning or pool chemicals. See our Hazardous Substances brochure.
Does this sound like the course you’re looking for?
Follow the registration link to secure your place in a course. Or, contact us if you’re unsure and our knowledgeable team will talk you through the course and any eligibility requirements.
Public courses are held regularly at our Thornton training centre, centrally located to Newcastle, Maitland, Central Coast and the Hunter.
Students must arrive at 8:00am sharp to complete the pre-course administration. Training will commence at 8:30am. Please read your course confirmation for further information about what you should bring with you on the day.
Contact us to enquire about having this course delivered at your premises.