Award in Safe Use of Pesticides – Hand Held Applicators (PA6)

Course code: F21P567
Type: Part Time
Duration: 1 day (plus additional half-day NPTC assessment)
Subject area: Pesticides
Location: Holme Lacy
Fee: Full Cost - £250.00

About the course

This 1 day course provides an opportunity for those who already hold their NPTC Pesticide Handheld Applicators (PA6) qualification to update and refresh their theory knowledge and practical skills.

N.B. Bespoke courses can be arranged to meet specific requirements. Please contact our enquiries team for further details.

What qualification will I gain?

Award in Safe Use of Pesticides – Hand Held Applicators (PA6)

Why choose us

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

Popular modules

  • Safety and routines maintenance

  • Operating the handheld sprayer

  • Adjustments, setting and calibration

  • Decontamination of the sprayer and protective

  • Measuring and mixing pesticides sprayer

Key facts


  • 7th June 2023

  • 25th July 2023


  • 09:30 – 16:30

Assesment Dates:

  • TBC


  • Candidates should bring wellingtons and spray overalls (minimum type 6 for chemicals).

Assessment methods

The NPTC assessment will take place on a separate day; a time will be allocated to you during your training.