New Zealand Certificate in Agrichemical Application

Te Pukenga Work Based Learning Limited

Subject area

Pest and Weed Control

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

It is recommended that candidates complete introductory applicator training prior to entering a programme that leads to the award of this qualification.

Programmes leading towards the achievement of this qualification must comply with NZS 8409:2004 Management of Agrichemicals.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the agrichemical industry with people who have the technical skills and knowledge to apply agrichemicals and work unsupervised in the agrichemical application industry.

The qualification includes strands that recognise specialist knowledge and practical skills relating to agrichemical application in various contexts.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies at this level can earn:

$35,000

Median earnings one year after study

$36,000

Median earnings two years after study

$40,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

54%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Horticulture NZ Industry Training Scholarships

Provided by:

Horticulture New Zealand

Website:

http://www.hortnz.co.nz/

Value:

$500

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Diamond Jubilee Agricultural Tertiary Bursary

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

https://ruralwomennz.nz/services/charitable-grants/

Value:

$1,000.00

Read more

This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 86 22 84
Phone: 0800 86 22 84
Email: greg.durkin@bcito.org.nz
Web: http://

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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