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Diploma in Agricultural Pesticide Awareness - Level 4

Global Edulink
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Diploma in Agricultural Pesticide Awareness - Level 4:

Diploma in Agricultural Pesticide Awareness - Level 4

Overview

Pesticides refer to the chemical compounds that are used to control or kill pests that hinder the activities of humans. In agriculture, pesticides are mainly used to kill or control pests that destroy crops or properties such as ants, cockroaches, flies, wasps, rodents, unnecessary weeds and fungi. In public health, pesticides are used to control or kill pests that are carriers of dangerous diseases such as mosquitos, rodents and microbes. Pesticides are important parts of both agriculture and public health that help ensure the quality of harvest and the health of the public.

Who is this course aimed at?

  • Students
  • Job seekers
  • Farmers
  • Other professionals related to agriculture
  • Anyone willing to learn more about agricultural pesticides

Method of assessment

In order to complete the Diploma in Agricultural Pesticide Awareness – Level 4 successfully and gain your professional qualification, all students are required to complete a series of assignments. The completed assignments must be submitted via the online portal. Your instructor will review and evaluate your work and provide your feedback based on how well you have completed your assignments.

Certification

Those who successfully completed the course will be awarded the Level 4 Diploma in Agricultural Pesticide Awareness by ABC Awards. It will make you valuable to employers, and your motivation at gaining new skills will be recognised.

Course Code: QLS-04871

Course Curriculum

  • 01. Agricultural pesticide application
  • 02. General pesticide information
  • 03. Routes by which pesticides can enter the body
  • 04. Emergency assistance
  • ☑ Assignment
  • ☑ Submit your assignment
  • 05. Pesticide drift
  • 06. Pesticide formulations
  • 07. Pyrethroids
  • 08. The effects on the environment
  • ☑ Assignment
  • ☑ Submit your assignment
  • 09. Proper handling of pesticides section
  • 10. Worker protection standard requirements section
  • 11. Pesticide handlers
  • 12. PPE cleaning information
  • ☑ Assignment
  • ☑ Submit your assignment
  • 13. How to comply with the worker protection standard
  • 14. Who must protect workers and handlers
  • 15. Decontamination supplies
  • 16. Early – entry work situations
  • 17. Personal protective equipment
  • ☑ Assignment
  • ☑ Submit your assignment

Progression and Career Path

Once you successfully completed the Level 4 Diploma in Agricultural Pesticide Awareness, you will gain an accredited qualification that will give your career the jumpstart you have always wanted. With this qualification you can further expand your education or go onto work in numerous positions that will also put you in line to demand a higher salary or job promotion. The average UK salary per annum according to is given below.

  • Farmers – £8.57 per hour
  • Farm Workers – £8.39 per hour
  • Farm Manager – £27,636 per annum
  • Pest Control Technician – £18,743 per annum
  • Agricultural Pest Controller
  • Agricultural Pest Control Specialist Agricultural Pest Controller
  • Agricultural Pest Control Specialist

Other jobs you can get

  • Pest Control Technician
  • Pest Control Advisor

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Non-accredited external qualification

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Global Edulink Training - together, shaping your future

Global Edulink - together, shaping your future

Global Edulink is an established provider for professional skills training in the United Kingdom. Courses are designed for a wide audience of professionals seeking A-Level training in education, IT, security, English language and office administration. Global Edulink training courses focus on...


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