Award in Safe Use of Pesticides Foundation Module (PA1)

Course code: F21P474
Type: Part Time
Duration: 1 day
Subject area: Pesticides
Location: Holme Lacy
Fee: Full Cost - £170.00

About the course

This one-day course covers the theoretical knowledge required for the Award in the Safe use of Pesticides Foundation Module (PA1). This is the pre-requisite for the PA2, PA3, PA4 and PA6 courses.

What qualification will I gain?

Award in Safe Use of Pesticides Foundation Module (PA1)

Why choose us

HLNSC have industry-qualified tutors with substantial experience in this subject area.

What you could do next

On achievement of this qualification, candidates can progress onto PA6, PA6AW or PA2.

Popular modules

  • Current legislation

  • Personal hygiene

  • Preparing pesticides for use

  • Transport and storage of pesticides

  • Disposal techniques

  • Record keeping

  • Interpreting product labels and literature

  • Selecting and using protective clothing

  • Dealing with contamination

  • Environmental safety

Key facts

Minimum Age:

  • Students need to be 19 years or older to enrol on this course


  • 1 day


  • 6th June 2023

  • 24th July 2023


  • 09:30 – 16:30;

Evolve online assessment will commence at 4.30pm


  • Paper and pen for taking notes

Assessment methods

This training day will incorporate the NPTC Evolve online assessment scheduled to commence at 4.30pm.