Horticulture and CLM

Short Course Weed Workshop

TasTAFE are holding a 2 day weed course.

This course will benefit Spray Contractors, Care groups, Council employees, Land Managers and anyone working in weed control.

This course includes the following:

  • Techniques to aid in the recognition of weeds.
  • Integrated pest management and how can you reduce the use of chemicals.
  • Find out about various treatment methods and application techniques; what works best for your target?
  • Do you have the right permit and aware of legislation relevant to weeds?
  • Weed mapping
  • How do weeds spread and reproduce? What stage of their life can they produce seed? Why are they so successful?
  • What weeds are a priority when implementing your control methods?
  • Why is hygiene so important?
  • What can you spray near waterways?
  • Are you using the right herbicide for the job?
  • Spray records……yes they are important!

Location, Dates and Times

SOUTH
Clarence Campus

  • Next intake:  To be advised
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to express your interest

NORTH
Alanvale campus

  • Next intake:  To be advised
  • Venue: Block H, Alanvale Campus, 54A Alanvale Road, Newnham
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to express your interest

NORTH WEST
Burnie campus

  • To be advised
  • Venue:  E Block, Burnie Campus, Mooreville Road, Burnie
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to register

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 www.tastafe.tas.edu.au/future/recognition/

Fees and Payments

Cost: $300 per person

For further fee and payment information visit www.tastafe.tas.edu.au/future/fees-and-payments/

Suitability

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 here www.tastafe.tas.edu.au/current/student-support/

Outcome

Statement of Attainment for the units successfully completed.

 

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