Nzqa expiring unit standard 1158 version 11




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NZQA Expiring unit standard

1158 version 11




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Title

Identify and monitor common turf pests

Level

3

Credits

5




Purpose

People credited with this unit standard are able to: identify common pests of turf grasses and Leptinella species in New Zealand, the damage they cause, and their life cycles; and monitor turf pests.




Classification

Sports Turf > Sports Turf Weeds and Pests




Available grade

Achieved


Explanatory notes
1 Definition

Enterprise standards – the standards and procedures set by the client or employing organisation for monitoring turf pests.
2 References

Howard, D. R., Gobbs R. J., Scotter M.D., Establishment and management of cotula greens (Palmerston North [N.Z.]: NZ Turf Culture Institute, 1993) or subsequent versions; and posters titled Turfgrass Diseases and Cotula Diseases are available from the NZ Sports Turf Institute, website http://www.nzsti.org.nz/shop/.


Outcomes and evidence requirements
Outcome 1
Identify common pests of turf grasses and Leptinella species in New Zealand, the damage they cause, and their life cycles.
Range a minimum of four pests from the following – New Zealand grass grub, porina, black beetle, sod webworm, Tasmanian grass grub, Argentine stem weevil, black field cricket, nematodes, ants, earthworms, cotula weevil, mealy bug, greasy cutworm.
Evidence requirements
1.1 Turf pests are identified by observation of symptoms and/or visual examination of pests.
1.2 Pest damage is described in terms of the signs and symptoms which occur on turf.
1.3 Pest life cycles are described in terms of the host species, mode of feeding, growth pattern, damaging stage, and timing of turf damage.
Outcome 2
Monitor turf pests.
Evidence requirements
2.1 Methods of pest detection are identified and described in terms of their relevance to turf.
Range at least three methods from – light traps, pyrethrum, detergents, boards, soil sampling.
2.2 A pest population is monitored in accordance with enterprise standards.
Range one of – light trap, pyrethrum, detergents, boards, soil sampling.
2.3 The monitored pest population is evaluated in terms of damage threshold for turf.

This unit standard is expiring. Assessment against the standard must take place by the last date for assessment set out below.
Status information and last date for assessment for superseded versions

Process

Version

Date

Last Date for Assessment

Registration

1

4 August 1995

31 December 2013

Revision

2

4 August 1995

31 December 2013

Revision

3

16 September 1996

31 December 2013

Revision

4

10 December 1997

31 December 2013

Revision

5

8 June 1999

31 December 2013

Review

6

15 December 2000

31 December 2013

Revision

7

12 January 2006

31 December 2013

Review

8

17 October 2008

31 December 2015

Review

9

18 August 2011

31 December 2015

Rollover

10

17 October 2013

31 December 2015

Rollover

11

17 September 2015

31 December 2019




Consent and Moderation Requirements (CMR) reference

0037

This CMR can be accessed at http://www.nzqa.govt.nz/framework/search/index.do.
Please note

Providers must be granted consent to assess against standards (accredited) by NZQA, before they can report credits from assessment against unit standards or deliver courses of study leading to that assessment.


Industry Training Organisations must be granted consent to assess against standards by NZQA before they can register credits from assessment against unit standards.
Providers and Industry Training Organisations, which have been granted consent and which are assessing against unit standards must engage with the moderation system that applies to those standards.
Requirements for consent to assess and an outline of the moderation system that applies to this standard are outlined in the Consent and Moderation Requirements (CMR). The CMR also includes useful information about special requirements for organisations wishing to develop education and training programmes, such as minimum qualifications for tutors and assessors, and special resource requirements.


Primary Industry Training Organisation

SSB Code 101558



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