Pesticides are widely used in agriculture and horticulture but they can be potentially very harmful substances, so a thorough appreciation of safe working practices is vital. Our e-learning course works in conjunction with our classroom based course to give tailor made advice and information for those who are responsible for the storage, handling and application […]
1 Day training prepares the candidate to take the City and Guilds NPTC PA1 online assessment which when combined with a successful practical unit qualifies the operator in the legislative qualification Certificate of Competence in the Safe Use of Pesticides. Principles of Safe Handling and Application of Pesticides PA1 COURSE 1 Day training prepares the candidate to take the City and […]
1.5 Day PA6 application of pesticide training is suitable for candidates who use a knapsack or similar hand-held applicator to apply pesticides. To enable candidates to understand their duties as sprayer operatives under current legislation and prepare candidates to become a safe & competent sprayer operative. and pass their City & Guilds NPTC PA6A Assessment.
1/2 Day PA6 application of pesticide training in or near water training is suitable for candidates who hold their City & Guilds NPTC PA1 and PA6A qualifications and wish to use a knapsack or other hand-held applicator in or near water. Candidates will be required to read a pesticide label and use a calculator during […]
Half Day PA6 Injection training to prepare candidate for City & Guilds NPTC practical assessment. PA6INJ is especially suitable for the treatment of Japanese Knotweed; a problematic and invasive species whereby its roots can penetrate walls, foundations, footpaths, roads etc and has potential to cause significant
Half Day PA6 Pesticide Plugs in Tree Stumps training to prepare candidate for the City & Guilds NPTC practical assessment. PA6PP has been developed for the use in stumps to prevent regrowth. It can be used on stumps such as buddleia, rhododendrons etc. It is particularly useful to treat stumps in difficult to access areas where returning […]
Safe Application of Pesticides Using Self Propelled, Mounted, Trailed, Horizontal Boom Sprayers – PA2A
2 Day Boom Sprayer Hydraulic Nozzle training to prepare candidates for the City & Guilds NPTC practical assessment. For anyone who uses vehicle mounted / trailer boom spraying equipment (hydraulic nozzle) as part of their work. If you would like to attend this training you must be able to proficiently use and drive the particular […]
Safe Use of Broadcast or Variable Geometry Sprayer (Mounted or Trailed) With or Without Air Assistance – PA3
1 Day training to prepare the candidate to take the City & Guilds NPTC PA3 a or b practical assessment. If you would like to attend training you must be able to proficiently use and drive the tractor used during the training and assessment.
1 Day training to prepare the candidate to take the City & Guilds NPTC PA4S (slug pellets) or PA4G (granular application) practical assessment, If you would like to attend this course you must be able to proficiently use and drive the tractor or ATV used during the training.