Training Workshop Dates

Fertcare Trainers

For more information about public Fertcare® training options or to organise remote delivery of training, contact one of the following Fertcare trainers:

Back Paddock Company (BPC)                                                                                           
E: training@backpaddock.com.au                                                                                     
P: 07 3220 2959

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

Courses Offered:

Fertcare A (Product Knowledge, Storage and Customer Service)           

Fertcare B            

Fertcare C (small scheduled groups online, apply here for more information)

Better Soils Management

ProSoils-Grain (scheduled groups)

These are available online at your convenience (book here) excluding Prosoils-Grain                             

Fertcare C Online Training

BPC are offering Fertcare C training via the web. . Participation in the webinar series is compulsory, but students can enrol up to the date of the first webinar and still catch up with the course material. To register your interest Click Here. 

3rd January 2022 – online

  • Webinars 31st Jan, 7th and 14th Feb 2022 

4th April 2022 – online

  • Webinars 2nd, 9th and 16th May 2022

4th July 2022 – online

  • Webinars 1st, 8th and 15th August 2022

 

Fertcare Accredited Advisor Training

The most common way to gain initial Fertcare Accredited Advisor (FAA) recognition is to successfully complete training provided by a System Manager offering Fertcare Full Service or Qualifying services plus Fertcare Level C. Examples of systems offering public training include Better Soils Management training offered by SoilMate (Back Paddock Company) and Agronomy in Practice training offered by Nutrient Advantage Advice. For more information on how to become a FAA Click Here.


ProSoils-Grain Training Schedule

The ProSoils-Grain course offered by Back Paddock Company, in partnership with Tocal College, is available as a fully funded course for eligible students in Cotton and/or Grains industries under the NSW Government AgSkilled project. Due to high demand Back Paddock Company is now offering the ProSoils-Grain course to students in other industries or areas with a non-funded option. Successful completion of this course fulfills the training requirements for a Fertcare Accredited Adviser (FAA), graduates are encouraged to subscribe to the Fertcare Assessed System of their choice to apply for FAA status.

ProSoils-Grain is available for applications on the following dates, please complete this form to submit your interest. Please note, courses outside of NSW are non-funded, eligibility criteria apply for funded students in the NSW courses.

  • Start 17th January, 2022
  • Workshops week starting 21st or 28th Feb, locations TBD
  • Use this form: Click Here students please include  desired location in Other Details, please (eg Narrabri)


Agronomy In Practice Training Schedule

Agronomy in Practice includes Fertcare C. Successfully completing Agronomy in Practice makes you eligible to be recognised as a Fertcare Accredited Advisor.

 If you or your team members are interested in participating in an Agronomy In Practice workshops, please complete the Agronomy In Practice Registration Form and return to na.trainingcentre@incitecpivot.com.au

 

Course Location Industry Course Date

Ballina

Horticulture 8-10 Feb 2022

Mildura

Horticulture 22-24 Feb 2022
 Mission Beach  Sugar/Horticulture  29-31 March 2022
 Goondiwindi  Cropping  17-19 May 2022
 Toowoomba  Cropping-Cotton & Grain  31 May-2 June 2022
 Orange  Pasture  19-21 July 2022
 Wagga Wagga  Cropping  2-4 August 2022
 Ballarat  Pasture  30 Aug-1 Sept 2022
 Horsham  Cropping  13-15 September 2022
 Adelaide  Mixed  11-13 October 2022

For more information and to register contact Marcia Pearson at Nutrient Advantage E: na.trainingcentre@incitecpivot.com.au

P:  1800 803 453

 

For  more information on Agronomy in Practice Click Here.