Domain - Urban Pest Management

Domain - Urban Pest Management

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Level 2

Follow safe practices in the urban pest management industry
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 7 This unit standard, unit standard 3257, unit standard 3258, and unit standard 3259 were replaced by unit standard 28788 and unit standard 28791.

3254 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people training for the urban pest management industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: ensure safety of self and others during urban pest management operations; follow safe working practices during urban pest management operations; and follow safe house-keeping practices.

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Demonstrate knowledge required by a trainee in the urban pest management industry
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 7 This unit standard and unit standard 3260 were replaced by unit standard 28790.

3255 Unit Standard 7 Credits

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This is a theory-based unit standard for people training for the urban pest management industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of pests commonly found in New Zealand urban environments; and of treatments used to control each type of pest.

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Locate information and complete documentation and records for urban pest management operations
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 7 This unit standard was replaced by unit standard 28789.

3256 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard is for people training for the urban pest management industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: locate information required for the urban pest management industry; and complete documentation required in the urban pest management industry.

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Follow treatment procedures to control insects and spiders in the urban pest management industry
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 7 This unit standard, unit standard 3254, unit standard 3258, and unit standard 3259 were replaced by unit standard 28788 and unit standard 28791.

3257 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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This unit standard is for people training for the urban pest management industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: complete preparations prior to treatment for the control of insects and spiders; comply with treatment procedures to control insects and spiders; and complete job-related tasks following the treatment for the control of insects and spiders.

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Level 3

Demonstrate knowledge of the purpose and impacts of urban pest management

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28786 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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The purpose of this standard is to provide the urban pest management (UPM) industry with technicians who can provide an overview of the purpose and impacts of UPM. The standard outlines the learning outcome, the assessment evidence and the performance standard required to show a trainee can explain: . the social, economic and environmental purpose and impacts of UPM and, . the broad good practice principles of integrated pest management. Technicians will understand the general purpose and impacts of UPM. They will be able to explain to consumers and clients the role of pest technicians and integrated pest management within a built environment.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 24 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Demonstrate knowledge of the legislative framework and regulatory controls governing the urban pest management industry

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Version 2

28787 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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The purpose of this standard is to provide the urban pest management (UPM) industry with technicians who know the legislative framework and the regulatory controls governing the UPM industry. This standard outlines the learning outcome, the assessment evidence and the performance standard required to show a trainee: . Understands, in relation to their work, the legislative and regulatory framework, and controls that the UPM industry must operate within; . knows the reasons behind this and the consequences of non-compliance. Technicians will know the legislative and regulatory controls that govern the UPM industry and will know how this translates into workplace policy and procedure.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 24 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Demonstrate knowledge of health and safety in the urban pest management industry

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Version 2 This unit standard and unit standard 28791 replaced unit standard 3254, unit standard 3257, unit standard 3258 and unit standard 3259.

28788 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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The purpose of this standard is to provide the urban pest management (UPM) industry with technicians who know their role and responsibility in relation to health and safety in the UPM industry. This standard outlines the learning outcomes, assessment evidence and the performance standard required to show a trainee knows, understands and can explain health and safety and hazard identification and risk management in the UPM industry. Technicians will know the role of health and safety in relation to safe work practices in the UPM industry for themselves and others; including an understanding of hazard and risk planning and management. They will be able to communicate the safety features of UPM to clients.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 24 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Demonstrate knowledge of communication, reporting and recording in the urban pest management industry

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Version 2 This unit standard replaced unit standard 3256

28789 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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The purpose of this standard is to provide the urban pest management (UPM) industry with technicians who know the purpose of clear communication and accurate reporting and recording for health and safety, legislative, and organisational requirements. This standard outlines the learning outcomes, assessment evidence and the performance standard required to show a trainee communicates, reports and records clearly and accurately in the UPM industry. Technicians will connect the purpose of communicating, and reporting and recording information clearly and accurately with meeting health and safety standards, legislative requirements and organisational requirements.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 24 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Identify pests, assess pest activity and recommend integrated pest management or a standard treatment

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Version 2 This unit standard replaced unit standard 3255 and unit standard 3260.

28790 Unit Standard 14 Credits

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The purpose of this unit standard is to provide the urban pest management industry with technicians who are able to identify pests and assess pest activity. Technicians will use their assessment of pest activity to recommend integrated pest management or a standard treatment to clients. This unit standard outlines the learning outcomes, assessment evidence and the performance standard required to show a trainee can: . identify pests and pest status, . assess a site for signs of pest activity and determine size and nature of pest infestation, . know a reasonable range of chemical and non-chemical treatments for common pests and, . recommend integrated pest management or a standard treatment based on their assessment. Technicians will know standard methods for identifying pests and assessing pest activity in homes, communities and businesses in the built environment sector and, know appropriate chemical and non-chemical integrated pest management systems or standard treatments for common pests.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 24 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Apply pest management services in the urban pest management industry

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Version 2 This unit standard and unit standard 28788 replaced unit standard 3254, unit standard 3257, unit standard 3258 and unit standard 3259.

28791 Unit Standard 14 Credits

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The purpose of this unit standard is to provide the urban pest management industry with technicians who are able to apply pest management services to manage pests safely and in accordance with all relevant legislation and regulatory controls, organisational requirements and industry good practice. The unit standard outlines the learning outcome, assessment evidence and the performance standard required to show a trainee can: . apply pest management services, including pre- and post-management services, to manage urban pests . perform all services safely using all recommended safety equipment and procedures and with consideration for the safety of clients, personnel and others as required; . complete all associated administrative tasks required. Technicians will be able to apply pest management services in accordance with organisational requirements and industry good practice, under limited supervision.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 24 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Apply treatments to control insects and spiders in the urban pest management industry
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 7 This unit standard, unit standard 3254, unit standard 3257, and unit standard 3259 were replaced by unit standard 28788 and unit standard 28791.

3258 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people training for the urban pest management industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: complete preparations prior to treatment for the control of insects and spiders; apply treatments to control insects and spiders; and complete job-related tasks following the treatment for the control of insects and spiders.

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Apply treatments to control rodents in the urban pest management industry
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 7 This unit standard, unit standard 3254, unit standard 3257, and unit standard 3258 were replaced by unit standard 28788 and unit standard 28791.

3259 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people training for the urban pest management industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: complete preparations prior to treatment for the control of rodents; apply treatments to control rodents; and complete job-related tasks following treatment for the control of rodents.

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Demonstrate knowledge required by a service technician in the urban pest management industry
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 7 This unit standard and unit standard 3259 were replaced by unit standard 28790.

3260 Unit Standard 11 Credits

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This theoretical unit standard is for people training at service technician level for the urban pest management industry. People credited with this unit standard are, in an urban pest management environment, able to demonstrate knowledge of: treatments for the control of insects, vertebrate pests, structural pests, and pest birds; and of integrated pest management techniques.

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Control pests by shooting in the urban pest management industry
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2021.

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3266 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This is a specialist unit standard for people training for the urban pest management industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: complete preparations prior to the control of pests by shooting; control pest birds and vertebrate pests in the urban pest management industry by shooting; and complete job-related tasks following treatment for the control of pests by shooting.

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Level 4

Demonstrate knowledge and apply treatments to control ants in the urban pest management industry
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2021.

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22893 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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This is a specialist unit standard for Pest Control Technicians training for the urban pest management industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of ants endemic to New Zealand, exotic ants, an understanding of potential incursions and impacts, and MAF Biosecurity reporting requirements; complete preparations prior to treatment for the control of pest ants; apply treatments to control pest ants; and complete job-related tasks following treatment for the control of pest ants.

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Demonstrate knowledge and apply treatments to control bedbugs in the urban pest management industry
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2021.

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24088 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This is a specialist unit standard for pest control technicians in the urban pest management industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of bedbugs endemic to New Zealand; complete preparations prior to treatment for the control of bedbugs; apply treatments to control bedbugs; and complete job related tasks following treatment for the control of bedbugs.

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Apply treatments to control stored product and textile pests in the urban pest management industry
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2021.

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3261 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This is a specialist unit standard for people training for the urban pest management industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: complete preparations prior to treatment for the control of stored product and textile pests; apply treatments to control stored product and textile pests; and complete job-related tasks following the treatment for the control of stored product and textile pests.

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Apply treatments and proofing for pest bird control in the urban pest management industry
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2021.

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3262 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This is a specialist unit standard for people training for the urban pest management industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: complete preparations prior to treatment for the control of pest birds; and control pest birds using avicides; repellents; trapping; and physical barriers.

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Control pests by fumigation in the urban pest management industry
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2021.

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3263 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This is a specialist unit standard for people training for the urban pest management industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: complete preparations prior to treatment for the control of pests by fumigation; treat pests by fumigation; and complete fumigation treatment.

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Apply treatments to control vertebrate pests in the urban pest management industry
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2021.

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3264 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This is a specialist unit standard for people training for the urban pest management industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: complete preparations prior to treatment for the control of vertebrate pests; control vertebrate pests using baits; and control vertebrate pests by trapping.

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Apply treatments for the control of wood boring pests in the urban pest management industry
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2021.

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3265 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This is a specialist unit standard for people training for the urban pest management industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: complete preparations prior to treatment for the control of wood boring pest; apply treatments for the control of wood boring pests; and complete job-related tasks following treatment for the control of wood boring pests.

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Data as at 24 November 2020