Certificate III 

Urban Pest Management


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Urban Pest Management Course


Certificate III in Urban Pest Management (CPP30119)

This qualification can be completed solely by correspondence, or a combination of Face-to-Face classroom learning and correspondence.

The Certificate III in Urban Pest Management CPP30119 consists of 10 units of competency – 5 core units and 5 elective units.

The qualification applies to people working in the pest management industry as pest management technicians who identify pests, assess pest problems, consider pest management options, liaise with customers and implement pest management strategies.

If you have already completed some of the units through the General Pest Management or Termite & Timber Pest Management courses you can complete the outstanding units to gain full qualification in Certificate III in Urban Pest Management CPP30119. Please contact us for more information.

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Correspondence Learning

Complete Units 5,6 & 18 General Pest Licensing

Complete Units 8 & 10 Timber Pest Management


Improving your technical ability and customer support skill

Large commercial account management

Converting sales leads to new or additional contracts

Proposing Termite Management Programs

Work Health and Safety inductions

Helpful planning and time management to increase productivity and profit. Sustainable equipment purchases and maintenance

Key environmental considerations for food safety and consumer satisfaction

To achieve Certificate III in
Urban Pest Management (CPP30119)

To achieve this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in 10 units of competency, which are made up of:

Core units

Unit CodeUnit Title
CPPCMN3004Respond to enquiries and complaints
CPPUPM3005Manage pests without applying pesticides
CPPUPM3006Manage pests by applying pesticides
CPPUPM3017Maintain, service and repair pest management equipment
CPPUPM3018Maintain equipment and pesticide storage area in pest management vehicles

Elective units

Unit CodeUnit Title
CPPUPM3008Inspect for and report on timber pests
CPPUPM3010Control timber pests
CPPUPM4001Assess and select pest management vehicle and equipment
CPPUPM4002Schedule, organise and monitor pest management operations
CPPUPM4003Assess and advise on pest management options for sensitive operations

For the units in General Pest Licensing short course (5,6 & 18) and the Timber Pest Management Course (8 &10) you will need to enrol separately and attend our Three (3) – Four (4) Day Practical Experience and Two (2) Day Practical Workshops in either Sydney or Brisbane. You will also need to bring your own Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

*If you are from a remote area and/or ‘currently working in the industry’ with a licensed Pest Management Technician, you may be able to do your practical experience and practical assessment by Photograph and Video evidence. Please contact our office for further details.

Australian accredited urban pest control correspondence course

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