Rodent Management | Land-based training courses

Office: 01430 860 057 Andrew: 01430 860 057
Lantra registered training provider City and Guilds / NPTC assessment centre Advantage
Lantra Training Provider MORA02
NPTC Assessment Centre 741220

Level 2 Award in Rodent Management Lantra

The Lantra Awards Level 2 Award in Rodent Management qualification has been developed in response to the requirements of the Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide Use (CRRU) Code of Best Practice (June 2021). The qualification provides nationally recognised certification for those who manage or need to manage rodent species safely.

Who is is for?

This qualification has been designed for individuals wishing to demonstrate their knowledge and understanding in the safe management of rodent species and will enable them to work safely, effectively and efficiently in the workplace.

This Lantra E-Learning training course, and the linked qualification, is intended to offer learners the opportunity to achieve a nationally recognised qualification that reflects the national standards for the rodent management sector.

Successful completion of the training and online regulated qualification assessment will enable the learner to purchase professional use rodenticides.

Course content:

  • The legislative requirements for rodent pest management
  • Reasons for control
  • Integrated Pest Management (IPM)
  • The biology and behaviour for a specific range of rodent pests
  • How to survey to assess the level of rodent infestation
  • How to apply an eradication campaign for the specific active rodent species
  • The control risk hierarchy for the control of rodent pests
  • How to monitor on an ongoing basis to manage future rodent activity

Please note:

This training and assessment is completed online, at your place of work or home environment. Details and links will be sent via email. Having the necessary computer and internet connection is the responsibility of the candidate.


Rodent Management Course

Course summary

  • Title: Rodent Management
  • Cost: £85+VAT
    Costs include online training and subsequent online exam

    Resit cost is £65+VAT
  • Duration: Training takes roughly 4-6 hours
    (Duration is an estimate; it will vary based on speed of reading, time to process/think/take notes etc.
    There is no time limit to complete the modules and candidates can leave them and come back at their convenience as progress will be saved)

    Assessment takes approximately 60 minutes
    (This is an online proctored exam, consisting of multiple choice questions. Once the online proctored exam is booked, learners will have 7 days (168 hours) to complete the exam)

Learners will require...

  • PC, laptop, or tablet with online access
  • An email address to access the training and assessment links
  • Webcam and microphone are needed for the exam



“This is the best training I have had and I've had a lot of training! The instructor was excellent, explaining things extremely well”
8th November 2023 - Brushcutter

“Instructor did a good job at pushing me to go further than I thought I was capable of going within the course, in both theory aspects and practical.”
17th April 2023 - Tree climbing and aerial rescue (203)

“I can honestly say it was the best training day I have had in a long time. Darryl's ability to deliver training, not only in the classroom but also when we were actually ‘doing’ what we needed to sharpen up on or learn on the machinery, was brilliant. Thank you, I am sure we will be back for some more training.”
13th April 2023 - Telehandler refresher

“You took great care to understand where we were coming from at the outset, made us feel very welcome and that our needs were understood and responded to.”
2nd March 2023 - Chainsaw training

“Course venue - spot on. Materials - spot on. Knowledge and communication skills - second to none - A*. All the equipment that we needed extra was all there - perfect. The training was top notch, met all of my needs.”
22nd December 2022 - Chainsaw maintenance, cross-cutting and felling up to 380mm (201/202)

“Excellent week with Simon. Extremely knowledgeable and approachable. Every question asked was answered and Simon takes the time to explain things in detail on a one on one basis if you are struggling. 100% would recommend Simon as an instructor.”
22nd December 2022 - Chainsaw maintenance, cross-cutting and felling up to 380mm (201/202)

“Great knowledge and training - Zak made things easy to understand and always gave you his time. Thank you”
12th December 2022 - Tree climbing, aerial rescue, and chainsaw from a rope and harness (204/204)

“My confidence has grown massively over the week - great instructor (Simon), approachable and explained everything well. Thank you. ”
8th December 2022 - Chainsaw maintenance, cross-cutting and felling up to 380mm (201/202)

“Morton's chainsaw training exceeded expectations. James is an excellent trainer, hugely knowledgeable, an excellent communicator and made a wet and cold week hugely enjoyable!”
25th November 2022 - Chainsaw maintenance, cross-cutting and felling up to 380mm (201/202)

“I was wondering if you could let our trainer at the last telehandler /Slinger/Signaller training that our installation of Xmas Trees at the hospitals was text book and went like a dream. We could not have undertaken this work without your support and the instructors tutelage. ”
5th November 2019 - Slinger/Signaller and Telehandler


Morton Training Limited

Lantra Training Provider MORA02  |  NPTC Assessment Centre 741220

Morton Park, Drain Lane,
Holme on Spalding Moor, YO43 4DG
VAT number 236 4834 94
Registered Cardiff, Wales. Company Number 10071857.

Copyright © 2012 Morton Training Limited  |  Privacy Policy  |  Disclaimer

York Web Design  |  Castlegate IT