Chemical Card Plus

Chemical Card Plus is designed for farmers to meet the requirements for on farm chemical use.  

NSW Special offer - Complete your Chemical Card Plus FEE FREE! 

Fully subsidised by the NSW Government. Click the green button to apply for fee free training.


Chemical Card Plus provides AQF3 level accreditation for pesticide users, the level recommended for unsupervised application of pesticides.

It includes:

  • AHCCHM304 Transport and store chemicals
  • AHCCHM307 Prepare and apply chemicals to control pests, weeds and diseases

This course meets the requirements to apply for the:

  • ACUP in Victoria
  • ACDC in Queensland (also requires AHCPMG301 Control Weeds, available from RuralBiz Training for $150 (GST exempt).

Course cost:

Fully subsidised for eligible NSW participants (click on green button at the top of the page for more info).

Online Self paced, distance ed, online groups:  $250 (GST exempt).

Face to face courses: $275 pp (GST exempt). 


We offer this course in four delivery modes.  Choose and enrol in the delivery that suits you!

If you provide evidence that you have successfully completed AQF3 chemical accreditation in the last 6 years, your previous learning is recognised through reduced assessment evidence requirements.

Online self-paced

Work at your own pace to complete online activities and submit evidence. You have 30 days to complete the course.


Online group

Join a group to meet online with a trainer for a one day workshop.  Please note that you will need to complete some pre-workshop activities.

Upcoming online group course dates:

  • 28 October with Reg Kidd
  • 01 November with Reg Kidd
  • 04 November with Tanya Ginns
  • 08 November with Reg Kidd
  • 09 November with Ant Wright
  • 11 November with Reg Kidd
  • 15 November with Reg Kidd
  • 18 November with Reg Kidd
  • 22 November with Ant Wright
  • 22 November with Tanya Ginns
  • 25 November with Reg Kidd
  • 02 December with Reg Kidd
  • 07 December with Ant Wright
  • 09 December with Reg Kidd
  • 13 December with Reg Kidd
  • 16 December with Reg Kidd

Face to Face: 
Available in some regions of NSW and WA.  This is a traditional workshop with a trainer.  Please note that you will need to complete some pre-workshop activities.

Face to Face training has been suspended due to COVID and is scheduled to recommence from 1 December 2021, course dates and locations will be updated shortly. Upcoming face to face group course dates (places are strictly limited):

  • Contact us to request a course near you! 02 6884 8812

Distance education

 We will mail you a hardcopy manual and workbook to complete and return to our assessor.