ProTrain facilitates both Face to Face classroom style workshops and distance learning programs for General Pest units of competency.
These programs are designed and targeted towards Pest Management Trainees learning pest management in the workplace whilst under the supervision of a licenced Pest Management Technician.
ProTrain expects that persons wishing to complete this program would already be or about to commence employment as a Trainee Pest Management Technician and be working under the supervision of a Licenced Pest Management technician.
The course includes 3 units of competency which must be completed in full to enable a qualification to be issued.
ProTrain Pest Management courses are designed to provide trainees with the knowledge and skills to become a qualified Pest Manager.
To qualify for entry into this urban pest management workshop and to enable students to apply their training in an industry environment, students are required to either be currently employed, commencing employment or have pre-arranged & documented work placement in the urban pest management sector.
This will need to be verified by a ProTrain team member.
You will also need a valid Unique Student Identifier, if you do not currently have a valid USI please follow this link here.
The Face-to-Face workshop program consists of 4 components. All components must be satisfactorily completed to achieve competency in this program.
A. – PRE-COURSE remote assessment: includes completing select research and study modules prior to attending the 5 day workshop. These are issued to students upon enrolment confirmation.
B. – Commencement of supervised workplace training – The student must be able to provide evidence of completing at least 15 Urban Pest inspection and management programs (across a range of pests including Cockroaches, ants, spiders, rodents and at least 4 other non-timber pests.) under the DIRECT SUPERVISION of a qualified pest management technician.
C. – 5 DAY FACE-TO-FACE WORKSHOP: Including classroom and field activities.
Monday to Friday
8:00am to 4:30pm (8:30am start in Maroochydore)
D. – FINAL WORKPLACE ASSESSMENT: Will occur after the above components A, B and C have been successfully completed and will involve using audio & video media to demonstrate performance requirements in a workplace situation.
There are several topics that will be discussed in this course.
Candidates should be aware that the Face to Face workshops include full practical components which will need to be completed successfully.
The workshop is designed to provide each student with the knowledge and skills to move forward in their quest to gain the minimum recommended competency required to be able to carry out pest management work.
To complete the course you are required to:
Successful completion of this course will allow candidates to apply for an occupational licence in most areas of Australia.
Persons seeking to apply for a Pest management licence in Western Australia may be required to meet extra requirements, please contact a ProTrain team member if you wish to discuss this.
You will need to bring:
Fee in inclusive of all venue charges, practical on-site charges, consumables, presentation materials, text books, and handouts.
Morning tea and lunch is also provided within the course fee.
Payment can be made via EFTPOS, direct deposit any time prior to workshop commencement.
|Non Timber Pest Management Brisbane||5 – 9 February 2024||08:00 am – 04:30 pm||Coopers Colonial Motor Inn||4||$2,200.00|
|Non Timber Pest Management Maroochydore||19 – 23 February 2024||08:30 am – 04:30 pm||Sands Tavern Maroochydore||8||$2,200.00|
|Non Timber Pest Management Townsville||8 – 12 April 2024||08:00 am – 04:30 pm||Mercure Hotel Townsville||7||$2,200.00|
|Non Timber Pest Management Brisbane||29 April – 3 May 2024||08:00 am – 04:30 pm||Coopers Colonial Motor Inn||8||$2,200.00|
|Non Timber Pest Management Maroochydore||3 – 7 June 2024||08:30 am – 04:30 pm||Sands Tavern Maroochydore||8||$2,200.00|
|Non Timber Pest Management Brisbane||1 – 5 July 2024||08:00 am – 04:30 pm||Coopers Colonial Motor Inn||8||$2,200.00|
|Non Timber Pest Management Maroochydore||29 July – 2 August 2024||08:30 am – 04:30 pm||Sands Tavern Maroochydore||8||$2,200.00|
|Non Timber Pest Management Brisbane||9 – 13 September 2024||08:00 am – 04:30 pm||Coopers Colonial Motor Inn||8||$2,200.00|
|Non Timber Pest Management Maroochydore||14 – 18 October 2024||08:30 am – 04:30 pm||Sands Tavern Maroochydore||8||$2,200.00|
|Non Timber Pest Management Brisbane||11 – 15 November 2024||08:00 am – 04:30 pm||Coopers Colonial Motor Inn||8||$2,200.00|