5 Collins Rd, Hope, Nelson, New Zealand 702003 544 4062 / 0274 574 775 firstname.lastname@example.org
This is a course for contractors who spray for hire or reward. Most regional councils require contractors to hold this certificate or equivalent
RCA Certification requires:
Agrichemical and Vertebrate Toxic Agents (VTA)
Under the Health & Safety at Work ( Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017 a person conducting a business or undertaking (PCBU) is required to have one or more certified handlers if your workplace uses, handles, manufactures or stores certain hazardous substances. - acutely toxic substances (classes 6.1A & 6.1B)
A site visit will be arranged once an application and questionnaire is complete contact us for more details .
The Basic Growsafe course is intended for those working under supervision. It is an entry level certificate suitable for those new to agrichemical use or those doing pre-employment training. The focus is on practical competence and there are no sector specific endorsements.
Prepare to apply, and apply agrichemicals using hand held equipment 27215 5 @ level 2
This course is intended for those working independently with responsibility for a single site/property(PCBU)and may have responsibility for supervising/managing others.
(DKO) the HSNO act and NZS8409;2004 for the use of agrichemicals 21563 5 @ level 3
Drive a light utility vehicle (LUV) on flat terrain245534 @ level 2
Demonstrate knowledge of the safe operation of a light utility vehicle (LUV)245563 @ level 2
Drive a light utility vehicle (LUV) on hilly terrain 245584 @ level 3
Drive a light utility vehicle (LUV) with trailed equipment 245603 @ level 3
Drive a light utility vehicle (LUV) with mounted equipment or a load 245623 @ level 3
Ride a quad bike on flat terrain in the workplace 24554 4 @ level 2
Demonstrate knowledge of the safe operation of a quad bike 24557 3 @ level 2
Ride a quad bike on hilly terrain 24559 4 @ level 3
Ride a quad bike with trailed equipment 24561 4 @ level 3
Ride a quad bike with mounted equipment or a load 24563 3 @ level 3
Check and drive a basic wheel tractor with an attached implement on flat terrain 24552 5 @ level 2
Drive a tractor with an attached implement on hilly terrain 27604 4 @ level 3
DKO of tractor stability and the dynamics of tractors and attached implements 24538 4 @ level 3
Describe the legal requirements and occupational hazards associated with tractor use 19044 4 @ level 2
Demonstrate knowledge of the rules relating to chainsaw use 6916 5 @ level 2
Demonstrate basic chainsaw operation 6917 8 @ level 2
Maintain a Chainsaw 43 10 @ level 3
Demonstrate knowledge of the rules relating to chainsaw use 6917 8 @level 2
Maintain a chainsaw 43 10 @ level 3
Demonstrate basic chainsaw operation 6916 5 @ level 2
Demonstrate knowledge of tree felling 17763 5 @ level 3
Fell trees safely using a chainsaw 17766 10 @ level 3
Fell and/or clear hazardous trees 28562 15 @ level 3
Shane Harris is a registered Competenz trainer and assessor. Registration Number 6744 and is available for on-site assessment for forest harvesting crews in Marlborough,Tasman,West Coast,Canterbury and surrounding areas.
Refer to DOWNLOADS for assessor scope & list of Competenz training plans.
Contact us to find out how we can assist you.