Agriculture and Science

Short Course ChemCert (Keep Safe – Be Chemically Aware)

ChemCert is a nationally recognised Short Course delivering competencies in chemical safety and handling. ChemCert is suitable for people who use agricultural and veterinary chemicals as part of their normal work duties.

ChemCert accreditation is valid for 5 years.   Participants must undergo reaccreditation within 12 months of their certificate expiring. If accreditation is not renewed within this timeframe participants will be required to complete the full two-day course.
Reaccreditation participants are now required to undertake a one-day workshop.

Location, dates and times

Clarence Campus

  • Next Intake:  2020

Call 1300 655 307 to register your interest

Alanvale Campus – maximum 18 participants

  • Next Intake:  2020

Reaccreditation Dates: 

  • Next Intake:  2020

Call 1300 655 307 to register your interest

Burnie Campus

  • Next Intake:  2020

Call 1300 655 307 to register your interest

Recognition of Prior Learning

It makes sense that you should be recognised for the things you already know how to do. TasTAFE can assess your skills and knowledge based on your previous education, work history or life experience. This may help you gain your qualification a whole lot faster.

For further details please refer to our Recognition of Prior Learning page.

Fees and Payments

Full Fee:  $289
Concession Fee:  $96.32

For further fee and payment information visit our Fees and Payment page.

What will I need to bring?

You must wear appropriate personal protective equipment.


Contact us today to find out if this is the right course for you.

Student Support

TasTAFE’s enrolment and orientation process provides information about our resources, services and support. Further details relating to Student Support Services are available at our Student Support Services page.


A Statement of Attainment for the units successfully completed and a ChemCert Card.


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