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NPTC 021654 Hand Held Applicators Knapsack (PA6) - From £295

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  • Duration
    1 day

  • Start Date
    Multiple - see below

  • Venue
    Easton College

  • Course Code

Start Dates

  • Wednesday 15th January 2020
  • Tuesday 3rd March 2020
  • Friday 3rd April 2020
  • Wednesday 6th May 2020
  • Tuesday 9th June 2020
  • Friday 17th July 2020


This course is ideal if you are working in forestry, agriculture, horticulture or green keeping and apply pesticides using a hand held applicator

Course content includes :

  • Putting PA1 information into practice
  • Calibration of sprayer
  • Spraying Speed
  • Correct use of concentrated and diluted pesticide
  • Correct selection of nozzles and pressure for spraying conditions and types of pesticides used.
  • Calculation of area to be sprayed
  • Wind speeds and other spraying conditions
  • Practical spraying
  • Practice for PA6 test

This course is assessed through a Certificate of competence assessment by NPTC assessor after the course. The assessment can be carried out at the college or at the place of work and booked directly with NPTC

Duration : 1 day
Times : 9am to 4.30pm

Why Our College?

Real working environment

Learn on our operational commercial farm covering over 200 hectares.

£9bn industry

with over 476,000 workers on farms in the UK.

Show your skills

Exhibit your work at regional agricultural shows.

Entry Requirements

You need to have completed the PA1 Foundation qualification to attend this course

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