PA2 - Practical ground crop spraying applications (mounted or trailed)

Duration :

1 day

Maximum trainees per course :


Price :

Training - £120.00 +VAT (per person)

NPTC assessment - price on application

Discounts maybe available for in-house courses

  • PA2a - Field Crop Sprayer - Hydraulic Nozzle/rotary atomizer type boom
  • PA2c   Twin fluid nozzle type boom
  • PA2d   Electro-statically charged type
  • PA2e   Horizontal boom sprayers fitted with downward air assistance
  • PA2f     Frame or boom type wick applicators
  • PA2ar   Vehicle mounted kerb sprayers
  • PA2st   Spray trains

Assessment: Independent NPTC assessment follows this course

  • The requirements in detail of current legislation
  • Applying pesticides safely and efficiently
  • Identifying and selecting appropriate nozzles or restrictors
  • Preparing and calibrating the equipment
  • Operating the equipment in compliance with current legislation and codes of practice
  • Cleaning equipment
  • Disposing of unwanted pesticides and containers
  • Identifying and rectifying faults
  • Recognising conditions when spraying is ill advisable