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Product code: TRAININGPA6AW

PA6A/AW Pesticide Safe Use of Hand Held Applicators (With option to include use near water AW)

1 day course hosted by skilled, highly qualified industry trainers with years of experience in the Land based sector at purpose-built classrooms..


Hosted in a delightful central-eastern England location with excellent road links, 1hr 20 from London, 50 mins from Birmingham  plus also available at partner centres in: York, Dorset, Kent & Shropshire

£195.00 + VAT £234.00 inc VAT

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£195.00 + VAT £234.00 inc VAT

The PA6A unit covers the use of hand held applicators, including knapsack sprayers. PA6AW covers everything in the PA6A plus the ability and qualification to spray persticides in/ near watercourses; streams, rivers, ponds, lakes, etc

Please note: Cost is for training only. Pesticide Application Assessments are held and invoiced separately to the training. Different locations and  partner centres mean assessment costs will differ.

Objectives of this training for candidates to:-

1. Prepare a hand held pesticide applicator for work, calibrate it and operate it to ensure correct application rate without risk to themselves, other people and the environment.
2. Use the information detailed on product labels to determine the approved uses for the product and its potential hazards to human safety, non-target areas and the environment in general.
3. Carry out daily and routine maintenance on a hand held pesticide applicator.
4. Carry out the correct procedure for cleaning personal protective equipment and application equipment which may have been contaminated with pesticide.
There are a number of methods of calibration which the candidates may use provided that it produces the correct end result.

PA6AW covers:

1. Demonstrate knowledge of preparing to apply a pesticide in or near water.
2. Demonstrate knowledge of the principles of application in or near water.
3. Calibrate applicator.

For more information please contact us.