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Award in Safe Application of Pesticides Using Boom Sprayer PA2a

City and Guilds / NPTC Level 2

(PA2a)

PA2a Boom Sprayer Tractors or ATV’s

Everyone who uses pesticides in a professional context will have to complete a suite of pesticide qualifications due to changes in legislation as of 2015. This applies to anyone who works in the rural economy.

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Award in Safe Application of Pesticides Using Boom Sprayers City & Guilds NPTC Level 2 (PA2a).

Prior to coming on this course you must have the Award in the Principles of Safe Application and Handling of Pesticides PA1.

Learning Outcomes
By the end of this course you should be able to:
1) Understand the legislation and safety regulations relating to boom sprayer application equipment.
2) Assess the environment factors relating to the mixing and application site.
3) Read and interpret product information.
4) Prepare and calibrate the boom sprayer.
5) Operate the boom sprayer and prime mover.
6) Carry out post application procedures.

Training fee £120 + VAT = £144 per person.
Assessment plus City and Guilds registration £145 per person (no VAT).

Total £289 per person.

All fees are payable upon booking.

Please bring with you the following kit.
1) Spray suit, coveralls type 5 and 6.
2) Nitrile rubber gloves, 0.5 mm thick, 300 mm long with no flocking.
3) Wellies.

We will provide specific spraying equipment for the training and assessment.

One day training.

2 hours approximately for the assessment (on a second day).

Please note that the assessments are to be confirmed and you will be emailed with a date once the assessment has been scheduled.

We do try to ensure that the assessment is consecutive but cannot guarantee this.

Award in Safe Application of Pesticides Using Boom Sprayers PA2a City & Guilds NPTC Level 2.

22nd August 2018

24th October 2018

19th December 2018

Please note that the assessments are to be confirmed and you will be emailed with a date once the assessment has been scheduled.

We do try to ensure that the assessment is consecutive but cannot guarantee this.

Do you need a refresher? HSE advises that you complete a refresher every 5 years, although some insurance companies state every 3 years. We can help. We tend to run the refresher courses along side the initial training for PA2a.

Equally if you have a group of people we can put a date together just for you.

Safe Application of Pesticides Boom Sprayer (Tractor / ATV) PA2a – one day refresher £100 +VAT = £120 per person

You will receive a Lowe Maintenance Certificate of Completion.

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