Safe Use of Pesticides (PA1)
Aims of Course:
PA1 covers the theory aspect of the safe handling and application of pesticides.
PA1 pesticide course is for anyone employed in agriculture or horticulture (commercial/amenity) involved in the storage, handling and application of pesticide.
- What are pesticides ?
- Become a safe and competent pesticide user
- Interpretation of label information
- Record keeping
- Legislation relevant to pesticides application
- Protection of operators and the environment
- Storage and transport of pesticides
- Safe disposal of pesticides and containers