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PA1 Principles of Safe Handling and Application of Pesticides (PA1)

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Duration: 1 Days
Location(s): On-site.
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Course Overview
Pesticides are very widely and successfully used in land-based industries. They can be potentially harmful substances. It is essential that they are handled, applied and stored correctly. This makes training essential and our course which will guide you through the key elements of using pesticides safely, and with confidence.
Who is This Course For?
This City & Guilds Accredited course has been developed for anyone using, or purchasing, pesticides, herbicides or fungicides, and applying them with a knapsack sprayer on land. Prerequisite course for the two day LANTRA Approved PA6AW Safe Application of Pesticides Using Handheld Equipment Course.
Key Learning Areas
  • Introduction and aims
  • Approved code of practice
  • Storage, mixing and safe use
  • COSHH and risk assessments
  • Hazard awareness
  • Safe disposal, record keeping
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Why Choose PPL Training:
  • Highly experienced training staff
  • High specification facilities in York and Slough
  • Training exceeding the expectations of recognised awarding bodies
  • Complimentary Wifi and lunch
  • On-site parking available
  • Ability to cater for bespoke course requirements
  • Accommodation available - we will happily arrange accommodation for the duration of your course, including the night before if you require this.
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