Chemical User’s course

  • AHCCHM303 Prepare and apply chemicals
  • AHCCHM304 Transport and store chemicals

NRTColourLogoThis course is the industry standard for training in chemical use, storage and handling. This course provides the required training for many Industry Quality Assurance Programs and is necessary to apply for the Victorian Agricultural Chemical Users Permit (ACUP).

Once you have completed this Chemical Users course you can become ACUP Accredited by applying online at Agriculture Victoria.  If you are using 1080 you will need to complete our 1080 course.

The application fee for an Agricultural Chemical User Permit as at 1 July 2018 is $54.90.



The course is offered in the following formats:

  • Duration: up to 2 days
  • Dates: see below
  • Cost: $350, includes training manual
  • Time: 9am – 5pm


  • October – Monday 22 & Tuesday 23

This course is also available through our Neighbourhood house partners.  If booking in for a course in these other locations, please contact them directly for dates and bookings.

For further information contact The Centre on 03 5721 0200 or email us.


Chemical User’s Refresher Course

Industry recommend a refresher course to be undertaken after 5 years of completing the original course to maintain currency with legislation, label and personal equipment changes as well as to satisfy duty of care requirements under the OHS ACT 2004.

For further information contact The Centre on 03 5721 0200 or email us.

  • Duration: up to 1 day
  • Cost: $195, training manual extra
  • Time: 9am – 5pm


  • October – Tuesday 16