We are the only provider of the Treat Weeds course that is 100% based on the Northern Territory's weeds, climate, legislation and herbicides. You will be tested on herbicides and weeds that are in the NT and the Weed Management Act is 100% Northern Territory Government. The learning materials, videos, tests are provided to you via the online website Treat Weeds Online the system is very user friendly and easy to drive.
This unit is a requirement for the Professional Ground Spray License. The unit of competency is AHCPMG201 Treat weeds.
This is not the AusChem Farm Chemical course for Schedule 7 chemicals or 1080 course. Go to Darwin chemical courses online
This course is nationally recognised throughout Australia
This course will be run on the following dates.
You must have the following skills and computer software & hardware:
The assessment is a combination of theory and practical:
Practical Test Video
Demonstration of skills will be assessed by the submission of a video where you demonstrate the skills in a workplace or simulated work environment. In the video you must read the herbicide label, mix the chemical, wear the correct PPE, apply the herbicide to the weeds. The video must identify the student and is texted or emailed to the trainer. Watch the example video below.
You will learn how to safely spray weeds with herbicides and select the best control method.