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Ashley Smith — Qualifications

Although I was born a Queenslander (and therefore bleed maroon), I must confess to starting my pest control career in New South Wales, where I attended the TAFE Urban Pest Control course in 1988, and was awarded a prize for second highest pass in the course.

Australian Environmental Pest Managers Association Timber Pest Specialist

I completed the Australian Environmental Pest Managers Association course as a Timber Pest Specialist, where I achieved passes in:

  • Timber Technology
  • Construction Methods
  • Legal Aspects and Report Writing
  • A Distinction in Subterranean Termites biology and control.

Other Australian Environmental Pest Managers Association courses completed

  • Bird Control
  • Tree Care
  • Occupational Workplace Health and Safety.

Reporting Systems Australia Level 6 Timber Pest Inspector

I am the only “Reporting Systems Australia” Level 6 Timber Pest Inspector, living and operating on the Sunshine Coast.


I am accredited in the use and/or installation of:

  • the insurance product Pest Wise as an authorised timber pest inspector
  • Termatrac motion detection unit
  • Termidor Dust and Termidor Liquid Termiticide
  • FMC’s Homeguard physical/chemical barrier system
  • member of FMC’s E-Flex Million Dollar Warranty
  • Termx chemical reticulation system
  • Sentricon termite baiting and monitoring system.
  • Exterra termite baiting and monitoring system.
  • Nemesis termite baiting and monitoring system.


I hold a:

  • Queensland Positive Notice Blue Card for Child Related Employment
  • Queensland Health Pest Managers License
  • Queensland Building Services Authority License for Termite Control.


  • I am a current member of the Yandina Chamber of Commerce, which means that I choose to abide by the Chamber's Code of Ethics.
  • In the local community I am a member of the Nambour RSL, Nambour Golf Club, Yandina and Nambour Lawn Bowls Clubs, and a supporter of the Nambour/Yandina Soccer Club (and therefore have very limited spare time).







termidor accredited applicator


Sentricon Advanced Termite Control

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