UCT Postgraduate Diploma in Pesticide Risk Management

UCT Postgraduate Diploma in Pesticide Risk Management (DPRM)

The Division of Environmental Health in the School of Public Health and Family Medicine at the University of Cape Town offers a two-year part-time blended learning (predominately distance learning) programme on Pesticide Risk Management. This programme is structured around the FAO/WHO International Code of Conduct on Pesticide Management. This is the only course offered globally around the Code and the full life-cycle of pesticides. The target audience is pesticide regulators, government officials involved in pesticide management (health, environment, agriculture), inspectors, researchers, NGO and IGO staff, as well as interested parties.