Vertebrate Pest Control

Margaret Scott
In Derby

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Important information

Typology Short course
Location Derby
  • Short course
  • Derby
Description

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Derby
Burnwood Farm, Ockbrook, Derby, De72 3ry, England., DE72 3RY, Derbyshire, England
Starts On request
Location
Derby
Burnwood Farm, Ockbrook, Derby, De72 3ry, England., DE72 3RY, Derbyshire, England

Course programme

About the qualification

This is a nationally recognised accredited qualification which aims to demonstrate and assess the competence of the operator to safely and correctly control rats, mice, rabbits, grey squirrels and moles using a variety of techniques including poisons.

The Assessment

The Assessment includes recognition of damage caused by a specific pest, typical habitats, nature and source of pest infestation at a particular site, carrying out a risk assessment and demonstration of a variety of control of methods. An Assessment Schedule for the qualification can be found on our website.

The Assessment is divided into five compulsory units:

Unit 1 – Reasons for controlling vertebrate pests and responsibilities under legislation.

Unit 2 – Characteristics of chosen species.

Unit 3 – Site survey.

Unit 4 - Control methods

Unit 5 – Application of Hazardous Substances for Vertibrate Pest Control.


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