This course is designed for field, sales and technical staff, professional consultants, advisers and representatives working in the crop protection industry. It will also be of value to managers of crop protection products and farmers of any large arable concerns. Concise BASIS is run as a block release course intended for those candidates whose knowledge of crop protection is incomplete. A large part of the course is home work-based as the candidates develop crop-walking skills. The course is intensive and is appropriate only for candidates who have some prior knowledge or experience of UK Agricultural crop production and protection. Please contact Louisa Dines, Course Manager for this programme on 01952 815034 to discuss suitability and pre-requisite requirements.
As a result of this course, participants will be able to:
For more detailed information about the syllabus please refer to the BASIS website: www.basis-reg.com
A successful candidate will qualify for the BASIS Certificate in Crop Protection. This course contributes to the BASIS Diploma in Agronomy and the newly accredited Harper Adams University Graduate Diploma in Agronomy with Environmental Management. This course will also accrue Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points.
The BASIS Certificate in Crop Protection training programme runs over four separate weeks (denoted as parts I / II / III / IV). In order to attempt the qualification all parts of the training must have been attended.
£2250 (tuition only - tbc)
Examination fee: £440.00 *
Lunch and beverages: £20.50 per day
Full residential rate: £78.00 per day
* may increase slightly July 2023