Herbage Crop Inspectors Course - Compulsory Retest

May 7th, 2019 11:30 AM  
through   May 8th, 2019 4:20 PM
Sophi Taylor Building, Park Farm
Villa Road
Cambridgeshire CB24 9NZ
United Kingdom
Phone: 01223 342299


The compulsory retest is to be held on Tuesday 7th May 2019 (AM) and Wednesday 8th May 2019 (All day).

Inspectors are invited to attend training of the morning of the 7th May (AM) and day of the 8th May, 2019 (all day) followed by the official examination in the afternoon, or they may attend the examination only.  The examination will include a practical test on specially prepared plots followed by a short theory paper on inspection techniques. Please Note - There will be no additional theory training/revision session on Wednesday the 9th May.

The fees are:-

Training sessions on 7th (AM) and 8th May (zero rated VAT)        =  £239.00

APHA examination (zero rated VAT)                                                =  £151.39

                                                                                                       = Totals: £390.39

If any inspectors do not wish to take the APHA examination, eligibility as a herbage crop inspector will cease.  Should any inspectors have left your employment please let us know, and we would be most grateful to receive details of their new address / firm if appropriate.

Extensions to inspectors licences will only be granted by APHA in exceptional circumstances.

Cancellations received up to 14 days before the course are refundable, less a £80 administration charge.  After that, cancellations are subject to the entire course fee.  (Fees cannot be carried over to the following year under any circumstance).  PLEASE NOTE - Booking alterations/amendments cannot be made within one month of the course start date, except under exceptional circumstances.

If you have any queries please contact Rhodri Davies– rhodri.davies@niab.com; Direct Tel: 01223 342299, Fax: 01223 277707.


Your contact details will be included in Apha’s online register of Crop Inspectors unless you indicate otherwise.  You should inform the Seeds team, Apha 1st Floor, Eastbrook, Shaftesbury Road, Cambridge CB2 8DR.  Email:seed.cert@apha.gsi.gov.uk if you do not want your details released.


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