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Safe Use Of Pesticides PA1 & PA6

Professional Qualification

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Key Info

Learning Area   Agriculture & Countryside Management
Delivery Mode   Part-time
Duration   3 Days


Dates & Locations

Course Type   Leisure and Professional
Location   Bicton College
Start Date   31/08/2021
Fees   Tuition Fees: £450.00


Course Type   Leisure and Professional
Location   Bicton College
Start Date   18/10/2021
Fees   Tuition Fees: £450.00

This course will enhance understanding, and enable successful students to legally spray their own land, or that of their employer, using Pedestrian Handheld Applicator Equipment (knapsack).

The first day will consist of the PA1 theory training, with an online test in the afternoon. This covers the storage, handling, and application of pesticides.
The second day is the PA6 Handheld Applicator training; there is then an allocated timeslot on the third day to take the PA6 assessment.
The qualification to be gained is a Level 2 City & Guilds lifetime-qualification.

The following PPE will be needed for the training:

Clean wellington boots (for the PA6)
Clean coverall spray suit (for the PA6)
Nitrile gloves (for the PA6)
Face shield (for the PA6)

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