Rodent Control training, Rat Control Training, Commensal Rodent Control Training, CRRU Approved

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Rodent Control (Responsible and effective control of Commensal Rodent) Lantra ITA

This course, approved by the Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide Use (CRRU) Training and Certification Working Group, is designed to help people plan and carry out rat and mouse control. It is intended to provide a full working knowledge of both preventive and curative methods to be able to plan, implement and monitor a control programme that is appropriate to the situation, assessing and using the most efficient safe methods with due regard to the environment.

This course provides an opportunity to gain an industry recognised certificate that became a requirement for users from 1 June 2016.

It is the responsibility of anyone carrying out rodent control to be familiar with the relevant legislation concerning the humane and effective management of rat and mouse problems.

The training will include theory and practical activities during the day and provide you with an understanding of why it is necessary to control rodents, the biology and behaviour of rodents and legislation associated with rodent control. You will understand what information is required when carrying out a survey and the non-chemical methods available to control rodents as well as the current rodenticides and formulations how they work, how to transport them, safe disposal and the importance of completing documentation.

This training is suitable to anyone new to rodent control or wishing to develop their skills further in rodent control.

This is an assessed course. On successful completion you will receive a certificate of training from a nationally recognised awarding organisation.

For those wishing to do this as an online eLearning course – please click here for details.

This course does not cover the Use of Aluminium Phosphides (Talunex and Phostoxin) – If you require this, please click here.

Who is it for?

Our comprehensive training is for anyone who wishes to control rodents on farm and/or in a commercial environment.

This course provides an opportunity to gain an industry recognised certificate that became a requirement for users from 1 June 2016.

Course Content

  • Legislation that affects Pest Management
  • Common terms for using Biocides
  • Public Health Biocides Product labels
  • Safe Storage and Transport
  • Disposal of Products and Containers
  • Keeping Records
  • Best practice for the management and control of rats and mice
  • Target Pest Species and non-target Species
  • Site Surveys
  • Evaluate Control Options
  • Control Programmes
Rodent Control (Responsible and effective control of Commensal Rodent) Course

Course summary

  • Title: Rodent Control (Responsible and effective control of Commensal Rodent)
  • Cost: £135 plus VAT per person to include Lantra registration, Certificate, ID card and lunch.

    ** We can offer a Discount of 15% to all NFU Members on this course. Please contact for details. **

    Group Discounts may be available.

    Prices may vary depending on location and/or numbers.
  • Duration: 1 Day
 

This is a Lantra ITA course

This means the training and assessment is carried out during the course by your instructor. You will receive both a certificate of training and an ID card (if you provide a photo!) This method saves time and is usually cheaper although the level of training is identical to Independent Assessment.