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Pesticide Application (NPTC) - PA6 Knapsack/Hand-held

Location Start Date Day Time Fees Duration
Pershore 15-May-2014 Thu 09:00 - 16:30 £220.00 1 Day(s)
Pershore 22-May-2014 Thu 09:00 - 16:30 £220.00 1 Day(s)
Pershore 19-Jun-2014 Thu 09:00 - 16:30 £220.00 1 Day(s)
Pershore 26-Jun-2014 Thu 09:00 - 16:30 £220.00 1 Day(s)
Pershore 02-Oct-2014 Thu 09:00 - 16:30 £220.00 1 Day(s)
Pershore 09-Oct-2014 Thu 09:00 - 16:30 £220.00 1 Day(s)
Pershore 20-Nov-2014 Thu 09:00 - 16:30 £220.00 1 Day(s)
Pershore 27-Nov-2014 Thu 09:00 - 16:30 £220.00 1 Day(s)
Pershore 22-Jan-2015 Thu 09:00 - 16:30 £220.00 1 Day(s)
Pershore 29-Jan-2015 Thu 09:00 - 16:30 £220.00 1 Day(s)
Pershore 12-Mar-2015 Thu 09:00 - 16:30 £220.00 1 Day(s)
Pershore 19-Mar-2015 Thu 09:00 - 16:30 £220.00 1 Day(s)
Pershore 14-May-2015 Thu 09:00 - 16:30 £220.00 1 Day(s)
Pershore 21-May-2015 Thu 09:00 - 16:30 £220.00 1 Day(s)
Pershore 18-Jun-2015 Thu 09:00 - 16:30 £220.00 1 Day(s)
Pershore 25-Jun-2015 Thu 09:00 - 16:30 £220.00 1 Day(s)

What will I study?

This is a follow-on course to PA1 for those using knapsack and similar hand held sprayers. The law requires operation of this equipment to hold a PA6 certificate.

What modules are covered?

  • General safety and routine maintenance of the sprayer
  • Adjustment, setting and calibration
  • Measuring and mixing pesticides
  • Operating the hand-held sprayer
  • Decontamination of the sprayer and protective sprayer

What qualifications will I get?

Successful candidates will be issued with the NPTC Certificate in Competence in the Safe Use of Pesticides PA6 Hand Held Applicators.

How will I be assessed?

You must have passed your PA1 Foundation module before taking the PA6 assessment. This is a practical assessment, lasting approximately 2 hours and is taken on a separate day. Tests are organised by NPTC and can be taken at College or on your own site. Test dates can be booked during the training day.

What is the entry process?

Please contact the short course co-ordinator at Pershore College on 01386 551 224

Got a question about this course?

Telephone: 0300 45 600 49
Email: courses@warkscol.ac.uk

Course code

WC12431

The 24+ Advanced Learning Loan

If you are 24 or over at start of this course, you can apply for a new loan to cover the course fees. There are no repayments until the course is completed and you are earning £21000 or more. Therefore if you earn up to £21000 a year there’s nothing to pay back. If you earn £22000 a year your loan repayments would be as little as £7 per month. Call us for more information.

We make every effort to ensure that these course details are accurate. Warwickshire College reserves the right to make alterations. Fees may be indicative at the time of publishing.