Our Training

At Biosecurity & Training South Ltd we provide professional training courses in a relaxed learning environment. Our team has an extensive background in Biosecurity and is knowledgeable in all areas of Biosecurity Border Protection and compliance.

We offer Biosecurity courses approved by the Ministry of Primary Industries.

Accredited Person Training

APs perform a vital role in keeping New Zealand free of pests by knowing how to deal with biosecurity issues should and when they arise.

MPI has three types of Accredited Person Training.

SEA & Air Training for an Accredited Person –This course has a focus on SEA CONTAINER SITES with an overview for a Transitional Facility that may also get Air Containers.

AIR & Sea Training for an Accredited Person –This has a focus is on AIR CONTAINERS (Air Cans, Flat racks etc). This training is aimed at businesses that predominately handle air containers.

Online
This e-learning course covers SEA & Air Training for an Accredited Person (AP) and is ONLY available to persons who already hold an Accredited Person Approval. You can do it in a single day or spread it over multiple sessions. The assessment must be done in a single session, as there is a 60-minute time limit.

How long it takes: These courses take approximately 4 hours including the assessment.

Overview of e-Learning: https://youtu.be/l6VD4JvHiFI

 

TF-Operator Course

This one-day workshop outlines the role and responsibilities of a Transitional Facility Operator (TF-Operator) and the requirements of Standard for Transitional Facilities for General Uncleared Risk Goods (TFGEN).
All Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) approved transitional facilities must have an approved TF-Operator who maintains overall responsibility for biosecurity activities at their site.


Online
This online course is ONLY available to current trained TF-Operators or Deputy TF-Operator who have completed a classroom course in the last 4 years.

The Online course includes the webinar/online discussion & assessment. You can do it in a single day or spread it over multiple sessions. The assessment must be done in a single session, as there is a 90-minute time limit.

How long it takes: These courses will take approximately 6-7 hours

Overview of e-Learning: https://youtu.be/l6VD4JvHiFI


We can run training sessions for your own group (Minimum numbers apply)