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NPTC 0216-49 Award in the Principles of Safe Handling and Application of Pesticides (PA1)

  • O

    Level
    Other

  • Start Date
    Multiple - see below

  • Venue
    Easton College

  • Course Code
    H0404

Start Dates

  • Wednesday 5th June 2024, Part Time
  • Tuesday 2nd July 2024, Part Time
  • Wednesday 7th August 2024, Part Time

Summary

This course is for anyone employed in agriculture or horticulture involved in the storage, handling and application of pesticides.

This course covers the control of pesticide regulations that classify chemicals used to control pests, weeds and unwanted vegetation. All those who use pesticides or herbicides in their business are required to have received adequate training in their safe and effective use.

Course content:

  • New legislation
  • Pesticide Label interpretation
  • Protective Clothing
  • Mixing and Transporting
  • Storage
  • Disposal of Surplus
  • Contamination
  • Record Keeping

This course was previously known as PA1.
Competency is assessed using an online computer-based test, on the day of your course. If you need access arrangements, please let us know at the time of booking.
Course details: 1 day 9.00-5pm

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements.

Learning Outcomes

NPTC 021649 - Award in the Principles of Safe Handling and Application of Pesticides

Assessment

The computer based NPTC Assessment will be arranged on the same day as the course and is included in the course price.

Career Progression

This is a compulsory qualification for progression onto other pesticide courses ie pedestrian hand-held applicator.

Fees

Wednesday 5th June 2024, Part Time

£300.00

Tuesday 2nd July 2024, Part Time

£300.00

Wednesday 7th August 2024, Part Time

£300.00

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