Diploma in Agricultural Pesticide Awareness at QLS Level 4

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  • 365 Days
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  • Course Certificate
  • Endorsed by "Quality Licence Scheme"
  • 200Guided Learning Hours
  • Course Material
  • 17 Number of Modules
  • Course Code QLS-04871

Key Features

High quality e-learning study materials.
Tutorials/materials from the industry leading experts.
24/7 Access to the Learning Portal.
Benefit of applying TOTUM Discount Card.
Endorsed by Quality Licence Scheme.
Excellent customer service and administrative support.
Who Is This Course Aimed at?
  • Students
  • Job seekers
  • Farmers
  • Other professionals related to agriculture
  • Anyone willing to learn more about agricultural pesticides
Entry Requirements
  • Learners should be age 19 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT.
  • A qualification at level 3 or above in any discipline.
Access Duration The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.
Method of Assessment In order to complete the Diploma in Agricultural Pesticide Awareness at QLS Level 4 successfully, all students are required to complete a series of assignments. The completed assignments must be submitted via the online portal. Your instructor will review and evaluate your work and provide your feedback based on how well you have completed your assignments.

Option 1 - Quality Licence Scheme Certification

At the Completion of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from Quality Licence Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

Certification Fee (Printed Quality Licence Scheme Certificate) - £59


Option 2 – CPD Accredited Certificate

Learners who complete the course successful will receive a CPD Accredited Certificate.

Certification Fee (E Certificate/ PDF Copy) - £29

Certification Fee (Printed Certificate/ Hard Copy) - £39

Course Code: QLS-04871
Endorsed by

The Quality Licence Scheme is part of the Skills and Education Group, a charitable organisation that unites education and skills-orientated organisations that share similar values and objectives. With more than 100 years of collective experience, the Skills and Education Group’s strategic partnerships create opportunities to inform, influence and represent the wider education and skills sector.

The Skills and Education Group also includes two nationally recognised awarding organisations; Skills and Education Group Awards and Skills and Education Group Access. Through our awarding organisations we have developed a reputation for providing high-quality qualifications and assessments for the education and skills sector. We are committed to helping employers, organisations and learners cultivate the relevant skills for learning, skills for employment, and skills for life.

Our knowledge and experience of working within the awarding sector enables us to work with training providers, through the Quality Licence Scheme, to help them develop high-quality courses and/or training programmes for the non-regulated market.

Progression and Career Path Once you successfully completed the Diploma in Agricultural Pesticide Awareness at QLS Level 4, you will gain knowledge and skills that will give your career the jumpstart you have always wanted. With this completion you can further expand your education or go onto work in numerous positions that will also put you in line to demand a higher salary or job promotion. The average UK salary per annum according to https://www.payscale.com is given below.
  • Farmers - £8.57 per hour
  • Farm Workers - £8.39 per hour
  • Farm Manager - £27,636 per annum
  • Pest Control Technician - £18,743 per annum
  • Agricultural Pest Controller
  • Agricultural Pest Control Specialist Agricultural Pest Controller
  • Agricultural Pest Control Specialist
Other jobs you can get
  • Pest Control Technician
  • Pest Control Advisor
Other benefits
  • Written and designed by the industry’s finest expert instructors with over 15 years of experience
  • Repeat and rewind all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience
  • Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime
  • Save time and money on travel
  • Learn at your convenience and leisure
  • Eligible for a TOTUM discount card

Course Curriculum

01. Agricultural Pesticide Application
Agricultural Pesticide Application
02. General Pesticide Information
General Pesticide Information
03. Routes By Which Pesticides Can Enter The Body
Routes by which Pesticides can enter the Body
04. Emergency Assistance
Emergency Assistance
05. Pesticide Drift
Pesticide Drift
06. Pesticide Formulations
Pesticide Formulations
07. Pyrethroids
08. The Effects On The Environment
The Effects on the Environment
09. Proper Handling Of Pesticides Section
Proper Handling of Pesticides Section
10. Worker Protection Standard Requirements Section
Worker Protection Standard Requirements Section
11. Pesticide Handlers
Pesticide Handlers
12. Ppe Cleaning Information
PPE Cleaning Information
13. How To Comply With The Worker Protection Standard
How to Comply With the Worker Protection Standard
14. Who Must Protect Workers And Handlers
Who Must Protect Workers and Handlers
15. Decontamination Supplies
Decontamination Supplies
16. Early – Entry Work Situations
Early – Entry Work Situations
17. Personal Protective Equipment
Personal Protective Equipment
☑ Assignment
Assignment Brief – Diploma in Agricultural Pesticide Awareness at QLS Level 4
☑ Submit Your Assignment
Level 4 Assignment Submission – Quality Licence Scheme
Level 4 Assignment Submission – Quality Licence Scheme


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  1. Lennie Shaw November 22, 2019

    Very professional

    SLC conducted themselves professionally throughout my time there. The training material was excellent, and the support services were top-notch. I cannot find any fault to point out.

  2. Danny Palmer October 06, 2019

    Good guidance

    I was guided in my time at SLC right from the start. They are patient and helpful, and make a real effort to provide learners with answers to their queries. I am happy with my time, and will certainly recommend SLC to other learners.

  3. Josiah Booth September 14, 2019


    I gained a sense of trust upon registering for this course. It was the way that SLC handled even the smallest query. They seemed genuinely interested in making sure I was comfortable with my choice of course.

  4. Mark Moore August 24, 2019

    Very helpful

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  5. Kingsley Stone July 13, 2019

    Great level of service

    I commend SLC on their level of service to ensure that learners remain the point of focus. All tools and assistance were provided which made it easier for me to complete the course on time.

  6. Jenson Fox June 22, 2019

    Great accessibility

    As someone who has to quite frequently travel on work, SLC offered me flexibility and easy access to the course. I could learn at my own pace, and when it suited my schedule. This learning format is ideal for anyone who requires a good work life balance.

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