TechOps

Educhem is one of New Zealand’s leading providers of agrichemical training, specialising in delivering the GROWSAFE programmes, including Basic, Standard, Advanced (Applied), Registered Chemical Applicators and Pilot Chemical Rating.

We have a very strong focus on adding value to our training courses by using the Tech-Ops system keeping agrichemical users up to dates on regulatory changes and new technology.

Educhem works very closely with various industries, with regular meetings to ensure what they require is delivered and built into the training courses.

Educhem staff have over 21 years' experience in delivering the GROWSAFE training courses and delivered the very first GROWSAFE Course in New Zealand.

Built into all our GROWSAFE Courses are the current requirements for agrichemical users to meet the current Qualified Loader requirements.

Educhem delivers courses that are moderated by ITO's, GrowSafe and CAA. We offer courses that do not require Units of learning.

Educhem has professional and experienced staff in all areas of agrichemical use, and offers the following:

  • GROWSAFE Basic
  • GROWSAFE Standard Certificate
  • GROWSAFE Advanced (Applied) Certificate
  • GROWSAFE Registered Chemical Applicators Certificate (Ground spraying contractors)
  • GROWSAFE Standard (Endorsed Ground Crew) Certificate
  • GROWSAFE Chemical Rating (Aerial Application for Pilots)- Includes Manned and Unmanned
  • GROWSAFE Calibrators certificate (calibration of application equipment)
  • GROWSAFE Courses can be delivered on site or company inhouse 
  • Certified Handler Certificates for Agrichemicals & VTA's
  • Preparing company Safety in the Workplace Operating Procedures and plans
  • Design and advice on the storage of agrichemicals
  • Auditing of agrichemical application both ground and aerial

 

Please note that we can be booked up to 3 months in advance