BASIS Certificate in Crop Protection – Agriculture

Date(s) - 05/11/2020
All Day

Gosfield Lake Golf Club


Certification: BASIS (Registration) Ltd.

November 2020  5,6,19,20
December 2020 3,4
January 2021 7,8,21,22
 February 2021  5,19
March 2021  4,5

The BASIS Certificate in Crop Protection is the Certificate of Competence, which must, by law be held by those who both sell agrochemicals and give advice on crop protection. An increasing number of farmers are attending courses leading to the BASIS Certificate. The course has improved their confidence in making decisions regarding their own crops; reduced costs and increased the profitability of their businesses.

Instructor/Trainee Ratio: Max: 1:12 Min 1:7

Course Modules:
1. Integrated Crop Management, Growth and Development of Crops
and Commercial Production
2. Recognition and Causes of Crop Disorders
3. Recognition, Biology and Control of Weeds
4. Recognition and Control of Pests
5. Recognition, Biology and Control of Diseases
6. Composition, Activity and Persistence of Crop Protection
Chemicals and Biological Agents
7. Application of Crop Protection Chemicals
8. Safe Use, Handling, Transport and Storage of Crop Protection Chemicals

Written paper consisting of 70 multiple-choice questions. Practical identification. Project.
Field Station and Panel Viva.


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