PA1 - Principles of Safe Handling and Application of Pesticides NPTC / City and Guilds - 4 March 2019

PA1 - Principles of Safe Handling and Application of Pesticides NPTC / City and Guilds - 4 March 2019

Yorkshire North East

  • 4 March 2019

Duke Street, Settle, North Yorkshire, BD24 9DN

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This is a pre requisite for other pesticide application units, assessment is through on online multiple choice exam. Grandfather Rights unit 1 can be run along side this course

  • Description

     

    Due to changes in legislation everyone who uses pesticides in a professional context will have to complete a suite of pesticide qualifications. This applies to those of you if you work in agriculture, horticulture, countryside, grounds maintenance, forestry, game keeping, leisure, railway etc.

    The PA1 is a mandatory foundation unit that must be completed before you can go onto completing an application unit of which there are many. The course covers your legal responsibilities; risks associated with pesticides; storing, handling, mixing chemicals; calibration; using and cleaning equipment; disposing of chemical waste; safe working practices; emergency actions; health monitoring and record keeping.

     

    For more information contact: 01729 825132 www.lowe-maintenance.co.uk or email info@lowe-maintenance.co.uk