PA4G – Pesticide Granular Application

Who is this course for?

  • Those with the PA1 qualification – ‘Safe Use of Pesticides’
  • Those using granular application of pesticides
  • Those using a vehicle mounted or trailed applicator at work
  • Those wishing to develop knowledge and understanding of health and safety requirements
  • Those able to proficiently operate and drive the vehicle which is being used during training

What are the course objectives?

  • Identify and describe how granular applicators work
  • Prepare and set up granular applicators
  • Choose and use the correct type of applicator for a given product and situation
  • Set and check the application rate for an application
  • Fill the applicator safely and efficiently
  • Decontaminate the machinery safely
  • Service the machinery
  • Select the correct PPE when using granules
  • Clean and store machinery correctly
  • Accurately record information

How long is the course?

One day course plus one day assessment

What qualification does it give?

City & Guilds NPTC Level 2 Award in the Safe Application of Pelleted or Granular Pesticides Using Mounted or Trailed Applicators (QCF) – PA4

How much does it cost?

£120 plus VAT plus £80 NPTC City and Guilds Registration and Assessment fee plus VAT