eLearning – Rodent Control (Responsible and effective control of Commensal Rodent) Lantra
This eLearning 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 in an agricultural and commercial settings. 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 and safe methods and with due regard to the environment.
This course provides an opportunity to gain an industry recognised certificate. 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. Whilst guidance is given during the course on the main legislation and its relevance to rodent control, it is essential that those engaged in pest control should keep up to date with changes in legislation that may affect pests or pest control.
The training will 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.
Once successfully completed and the assessments passed a certificate of training is available for download or print
To register and pay for the course, please click here.
For those preferring a more practical based training, we offer a 1 day course – please click here for details.
Who is it for?
Our comprehensive eLearning course is for anyone who wishes to control rodents and undertake pest control predominantly in landbased or related industries.
This training is suitable to anyone new to rodent control or wishing to develop their skills further in rodent control.
- 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
- Title: eLearning – Rodent Control (Responsible and effective control of Commensal Rodent)
- Cost: £61.95 plus VAT
- Duration: Online - Complete at your own pace. Approx 2.5 to 3.0 hours.