Fertcare Training

Fertcare is a joint venture with the Australian Fertilizer Services Association  

www.afsa.net.au

 

 

Overview

Fertcare® trains industry staff how to meet their responsibilities for food safety and environmental risk management associated with the end use of fertilizers and soil amendments.

Induction

Give new staff a quick overview of Fertcare and some of the risks associated with the end use of fertilizer.

Level A

Level A is for people involved in the direct handling of fertilizers, customer service and general rural merchandise roles. It addresses environmental, food safety and OH&S issues associated with transport, storage and spreading of fertilizer and soil amendments.

Level B

Level B is for people who provide general fertilizer use advice to farmers. It improves participant's knowledge of fertilizer and soil amendment products while enabling them to provide warnings and simple advice.

Level C

Level C is for people providing detailed fertilizer use advice based on soil and plant analysis. It focuses on the environmental and food safety risks associated with the end use of fertilizer and soil amendments.

Training Workshop Dates

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Professional Development

Fertcare encourages ongoing professional development of industry staff. Explore trusted and useful information to help you promote productivity while protecting the environment.

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  •  Information on upcoming professional development opportunities