Meet ChemCert’s New Trainer Robert Kakoschke
ChemCert Training Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert Kakoschke as a Chemical Trainer in South Australia. Robert was raised on a mixed broadacre/livestock property in Murray Mallee region of South Australia. He holds a major in Chemistry and Mathematics from the University of Adelaide.
Robert began his full-time employment as a High School teacher in 1975 in South Australia. He continued his teaching career for many years in Australia, United States and Germany, before becoming a Chemical Trainer and Consultant at Smith and Georg in 2005.
Robert and his wife established a farming business in 2002 which produces Cherries and Walnuts, it is situated near the town of Lobethal in the Adelaide Hills Region. Robert has travelled extensively, seeking out “World Best Practice” for his industry and farm, including a two-month study tour to visit the Walnut Sector in the South West of France. The business uses modern and innovative operation with a view to producing a high-quality product for sale to both the domestic and international market. The farm and its produce have been accredited to the EUREP-GAP standard, allowing them to be instantly recognised as “Consumer Safe” throughout the European Union and Japan.
Throughout his career Robert has gained extensive knowledge and experience in the Agricultural sector, allowing him to assist small businesses and any producers of food for public consumption, to achieve levels of assured quality, and hence, broaden their market opportunities.
Having worked as a Chemical Trainer for over 14 years, Robert is able to combine his high-level expertise with his teaching qualifications to help growers and other users on how to safely use agricultural chemicals and the correct application techniques. At ChemCert Robert uses a range of dynamic methods to motivate students develop their knowledge and skills.
Robert has already had fantastic feedback from our students including “Learning was encouraged and supported patiently” “very good depth in subject but not over the top” and “the trainer made this course very interesting”. Robert has a great rapport with students and is looking forward to sharing his knowledge and experience with you.
If you are in South Australia keep an eye out for Rob at our upcoming AQF3 Chemical Accreditation courses near you. To find courses in your area click here