NPTC City and Guilds Level 2 Award – PA6 Hand Held Pesticide

This course covers hand held applicators – hydraulic nozzle and / or rotary atomiser types. The equipment included in this test module is any hand held and / or pedestrian controlled sprayer of the type specified above.

What will you learn?
  • Develop knowledge covering the requirements of current legislation.
  • Apply pesticides safely and efficiently with a hand held applicator fitted with hydraulic nozzles.
  • Identify and select appropriate nozzles, carry out machine preparation and calibration.
  • Operate the equipment in compliance with current legislation and codes of practice.
  • Clean equipment and dispose of unwanted pesticides and containers.
  • Identify and rectify faults and recognise conditions when spraying is inadvisable.

Assessment will be a practical test of skills.

Candidates need to have passed Unit PA1.


£115+VAT per person
1 day training

Plus £132 (VAT exempt) NPTC registration/assessment fee

1/2 day NPTC assessment

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08MayalldayNPTC City & Guilds Level 2 Award - PA6 Hand Held Pesticide

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