Rodent Control on Farms

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Rodent Control on Farms

11th December 2019 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm


Learn to control rodents in an agricultural setting and gain an industry recognised certificate that has been a requirement from 2016, with our one-day rodent course.

Overview in brief

Rodent control is a key job in many agricultural businesses.

But ensuring the management of rat and mouse problems is both humane and effective requires specific training.

That’s where our course comes in.

Our comprehensive training is ideal for anyone undertaking pest control in land-based or related industries.

It’s designed for both novice and more experienced operators.

The finer details

This is an integrated training and assessment course.

You’ll receive a nationally-recognised certificate of competence once it is completed.

Our course involves a balanced mix of theory and practical sessions.

We’ll provide a full working knowledge of both preventative and curative control methods.

You’ll learn how to implement and monitor an appropriate control programme.

Assessing and using the most efficient and safe methods with due regard to the environment will be central to what you learn.

Key legislation and how to use, transport and safely dispose of rodenticides will also be covered.

Course sessions:

  • Legislation that affects pest management
  • Common terms for using biocides
  • Public health biocides product labels
  • Safe storage and transport of biocides
  • Disposal of biocides and containers
  • Keeping biocide records
  • Specific legislation and best practice for the management and control of rats and mice
  • Target pest species
  • Non-target species
  • Site surveys
  • Evaluate control options
  • Control programmes.



11th December 2019
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Event Category:


PMR Training
01437 761321


The Bryn Village Hall