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Flexible 1 week Level 2 Part-Time - Day Kirkley Hall Campus Hobbies Enquire

What’s it all about?

This training and assessment programme supports the information and knowledge required to achieve the Level 2 Award in the Principles of Safe Handling and Application of Pesticides (PA1). The modules delivered place a strong emphasis on the safe use of pesticides, environmental factors, and legislation.

Study level Cost
19+ please enquire

You will be taught using a mix of theory and practical and assessment leading to certification should take place as soon as possible following the successful completion of the training course.

This course will take place between 9am-5pm. Days dependent on booking availability.

This course will provide you with the appropriate knowledge to ensure that you are not only comfortable but also be aware of relevant health and safety guidelines. You will gain knowledge on topics including:

- Legislation
- Personal safety
- Contamination
- Pesticide and container storage
- Disposal
- Record keeping
- Environmental factors

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What’s next?

On completion of this course, you could progress to our follow-up pesticide related courses, such ad PA2 and PA6.

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