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:

  • 31 January with Tanya Ginns
  • 04 February with Tanya Ginns
  • 04 March with Tanya Ginns
  • 18 March with Tanya Ginns
  • 30 March with Ant Wright
  • 05 April with Tanya Ginns
  • 13 April with Ant Wright
  • 19 April with Tanya Ginns
  • 26 April with Tanya Ginns
  • 29 April with Ant Wright

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.

  • 14 December in Weemelah Hall with Angela Stewart - course postponed new date TBA
  • 07 February in Bathurst with Reg Kidd
  • 08 February in Temora with Tanya Ginns
  • 09 February in Gunnedah with Anthony Wright
  • 11 February in Warialda with Angela Stewart
  • 14 February in Coolatai with Angela Stewart
  • 22 February in Lockhart with Tanya Ginns
  • 23 February in Quirindi with Anthony Wright
  • 08 March in Narrandera with Tanya Ginns
  • 15 March in Hay with Tanya Ginns
  • 22 March in Albury with Tanya Ginns
  • 24 March in Armidale with Anthony Wright
  • 06 April in Wagga with Tanya Ginns
  • 28 April in Griffith with Tanya Ginns
  • 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.