BASIS Certificate in Crop Protection (Commercial Horticulture)
- This course provides training and certification for sellers of agrochemicals and those giving advice on their use in commercial horticulture.
- The BASIS Certificate in Crop Protection has been established since 1978 to provide training and certification for sellers of agrochemicals and those giving advice on their use.
- Approved by Ministers to meet the requirements of Schedule 2 of FEPA for certification for those involved in sale and supply of pesticides.
- Designed to help those involved with training people to meet this standard and provide guidelines to the subject areas which need to be covered to enable them to achieve a satisfactory level of competence.
- The commercial horticulture industry is seen as including glasshouse edible crops, flowers and bedding plants, fruit crops, vegetable crops and nursery stock.
- The crops will be used as a vehicle on which to put across the basic principles of crop protection.
- All staff employed in the field sales of agrochemicals and/or giving advice on their use must, under the Control of Pesticides (Amendment) Regulations 1997, have obtained a Certificate of Competence or exemption from it within three years of entering the Crop Protection industry
- Integrated Crop Management, Growth and Development of Crops and Commercial Production
- Recognition and Causes of Crop Disorders
- Recognition, Biology and Control of Weeds
- Recognition, Biology and Control of Pests
- Recognition, Biology and Control of Diseases
- Composition, Activity and Persistence of Crop Protection Chemicals and Biological Agents
- Application of Crop Protection Chemicals
- Safe Use, Handling, Transport and Storage of Crop Protection Chemicals
- Full course dates for 2020 and application form
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|Location||Dates||Time||Price exc. VAT||Status|
|Growtrain Ltd 8C PO20 2BX||09:00h – 16:00h||£2,995.00||
Growtrain Ltd 8C PO20 2BX
09:00h – 16:00h
£2,995.00 exc. VAT
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