Timber Pest Basics

Study Type


Course Duration

Self-paced, up to 4 weeks or 6 nominal hours


Course Fee

$295 full-fee

Designed For

Students new to Timber Pests operations or needing a knowledge refresher


Course Outcome

When customers are experiencing or are concerned about timber pests in their home, your knowledge on timber pest inspection and control processes and operations can help assure them that your company can help ease their burden.

In this theory only course you will learn or refresh your knowledge on:

  1. Understanding the treatment application practices for controlling timber pests and timber pest activity that impact on the health, safety or amenity of persons or environments.
  2. Assessing the nature and extent of the timber pest and timber pest activity
  3. Analysing the situation
  4. Preparing an inspection report on managing the timber pest activity.
  5. Reviewing existing reports relating to pest activity at the premises and designing, implementing, and monitoring a management plan to control timber pests
  6. Selection of equipment, chemicals, materials, and methods.

Mode of Assessment

Assessment of this short course consists of short multiple-choice tests, through the online portal.

Training, Resources and Support

All required course materials are contained on our online training portal, comprising of interactive and engaging content. Students also have access to trainers for additional assistance or direction.

New Course Enrolment Offer

Who is eligible for a 10% discount on this course? And, how?

  1. Current Rapid Solutions policyholders – during enrolment apply code: RAPIDINS
  2. Rapid Training graduates (study completed in past 12 months) – during enrolment apply code: RTRAIN

Terms & Conditions:

  • Discount codes cannot be used in conjunction with other offers, discounts, or coupons
  • Discount applies to new full priced enrolments only
  • Discount will only be applied once eligibility is assessed and confirmed
  • Discounts are not eligible on CPP30119 or RPL courses

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