SCAHC30616AM AusChem AgVet Chemical Users Course

Short Course
Short Course Fees: $320.00
Components form part of the qualification AHC30616 Certificate III in Production Horticulture
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding


The 2 day AgVet Chemical Users Course allows you to develop the skills and knowledge required to assist you to comply with State/Territory licensing requirements for the purchase and application of agricultural chemicals in primary industries. This course is the industry standard for training in chemical use, storage and handling for people applying agricultural chemicals.


This course provides the required training for many Industry Quality Assurance Programs and is necessary to apply for the Victorian Agricultural Chemical Users.


The two units AHCCHM307 Prepare and apply chemicals and AHCCHM304 Transport, handle and store chemicals provide credits towards the partial completion of a number of courses within the AHC (Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management) Training Package.

Course Delivery

The course is delivered flexibly and part-time. 2 Day part-time classes are scheduled throughout the year. Part-time courses can be delivered to groups of 10 or more participants off campus. Off campus flexible delivery is also available (Additional charges will be applied for off campus delivery).

Entry Requirements

Each student will undertake a Pre-Training Review before enrolling to help confirm the proposed course is suitable. It will provide valuable information about an individual's existing skills and knowledge, language, literacy and numeracy skills and whether the course will help in achieving learning and/or employment goals.

Expected Time to Complete

2 Days

Units & Assessment
Core Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
AHCCHM304 Transport and store chemicals 50 $30.00
AHCCHM307 Prepare and apply chemicals to control pest, weeds and diseases 70 $30.00

Course Assessment

  • Observation and oral questioning
  • Practical task
  • Written task
Your particular units of study will be determined from the core and elective units required for this course.

Indicative Fees

Self-Funded $320

Intake Campus Course Details
2021 October Mildura Campus Part Time, Classroom Based, 7th & 14th October, 8.30AM - 4.00PM, Cardross Farm
2021 November Mildura Campus Part Time, Classroom Based, 18th & 25th November, 8.30AM - 4.00PM, Cardross Farm