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.

Participants will learn:

About the safe handling, storage and use of chemicals as required for the issue of a DPIPWE Spray Operator Certificate of Competency. Successful completion of this course will satisfy these certificates requirements as well as QA audit requirements.

Administer Medication to Livestock:

TasTAFE can also deliver the unit AHCLSK301A – Administer medication to livestock upon request as part of the ChemCert program.
Participants will need to notify TasTAFE prior at the time of enrolment that wish to be enrolled in this unit.

Course Dates

Clarence Campus

  • 2018 dates to be advised

Alanvale Campus

  • 2018 dates to be advised

Burnie Campus

  • 2018 dates to be advised

Fees and Payments

Subsidised Fee:  $280.82
Subsidised Concession:  $93.60


You must wear appropriate personal protective equipment.


A Statement of Attainment for selected units listed below and participants will also receive a ChemCert Card.


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