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.

Course content:

  • 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

Maximum number of learners: 4

Course duration : 1 Day Training plus 1 Day Assessment

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