Pesticide Courses

If any of the dates below are suitable please contact the office to check availability and request a booking form

NSTS Fertiliser Examiner Training

NSTS Pesticide Fertiliser Examiner Training

A two day course for assessors who are examining fertilisers.
NSTS Fertiliser Spreader Assessor Guidance

 

Training Cost £450.00
+VAT £90.00
TOTAL £540.00

Assessments: to be taken through Badger Hill Training Centre at their cost of £295.00 inc. Registration, please complete a Badger Hill Registration Form and send direct to Badger Hill.

 

May
Tuesday 3rd – Wednesday 4th

NSTS Pesticide Pellet Applicator Testing Scheme Examining

NSTS Pesticide Pellet Applicator Testing Scheme Examining

A course for assessors who are examining pesticide pellet applicator testing.

 

Training Cost £350.00
+VAT £70.00
TOTAL £420.00

Assessments: to be taken through Badger Hill Training Centre at their cost of £295.00 inc. Registration, please complete a Badger Hill Registration Form and send direct to Badger Hill.

 

May
Thursday 4th May

PA1 & PA6A or PA2A Refresher course

PA1 & PA6A or PA2A Refresher course

One day course to refresh delegates in either PA1 & PA6A or PA2A, all delegates must hold the relevant qualifications.

PA1 & PA6 Refresher Flyer
PA1 & PA2 Refresher Flyer

 

Training Cost £165.00
+VAT £33.00
TOTAL £198.00

 

PA1 & PA6a Refresher dates:

Please contact the office

PA1 & PA2a Refresher dates:

January
Thursday 20th

PA-RPM City & Guilds NPTC Level 3 Award in Responsible Pesticide Management

PA-RPM City & Guilds NPTC Level 3 Award in Responsible Pesticide Management

Two day course to cover the Managing the Health, Safety and Welfare of Operators Applying Pesticides Unit(s), Minimising the Environmental Impact of Pesticide Operations, The Selection, Storage and Effective use of Pesticides and Integrated Pest Management. Pre-requisite PA1.

Please see the City and Guilds PA-RPM Qualification Guidance for more information

 

Training Cost £295.00
+VAT £59.00
Training Total £354.00
Registration £33.00
Assessment £145.00
TOTAL £532.00

 

Please contact the office

PA1 – Safe Use of Pesticides Foundation Module

PA1 – Safe Use of Pesticides Foundation Module

A one day course to prepare the trainee to take the City and Guilds NPTC PA1 online GOLA assessment which when combined with a successful practical unit qualifies the operator in the legislative qualification Certificate of Competence in the Safe Use of Pesticides.  The PA1 theory assessment is a prerequisite to any practical unit taken.

PA1 Flyer

Training Cost £100.00
+VAT £20.00
Training Total £120.00
Registration £34.00
Assessment £50.00
TOTAL £204.00

 

December
Monday 13th

January 2022
Monday 10th

February
Monday 14th

PA2a – Safe Use of Hydraulic Nozzle Boom Sprayer

PA2a  – Safe Use of Hydraulic Nozzle Boom Sprayer

A one day course to prepare the trainee to take the City and Guilds NPTC PA2a practical assessment, which combined with a PA1 unit qualifies the operator in the legislative qualification Certificate of Competence in the Safe Use of Pesticides.  Pre-requisite PA1.

PA2 Flyer

Training Cost £145.00
+VAT £29.00
Training Total £174.00
Registration £34.00
Assessment £105.00
TOTAL £314.00

 

December
Wednesday 15th – 1 space

January 2022
Wednesday 12th

February
Wednesday 16th

PA3 – Broadcast or variable Geometry Boom Sprayer

PA3 – Broadcast or variable Geometry Boom Sprayer

A one day course to prepare the trainee to take the City and Guilds NPTC PA3 practical assessment, which combined with a PA1 unit qualifies the operator in the legislative qualification Certificate of Competence in the Safe Use of Pesticides.  Pre-requisite PA1

PA3 Flyer

Training Cost £165.00
+VAT £33.00
Training Total £198.00
Registration £34.00
Assessment £130.00
TOTAL £362.00

 

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PA4S and/or G – Safe Use of Slug Pellets OR Granular application

PA4S and/or G – Safe Use of Slug Pellets OR Granular application

A one day course to prepare the trainee to take the City and Guilds NPTC PA4S/ PA4G practical assessment, which combined with a PA1 unit qualifies the operator in the legislative qualification Certificate of Competence in the Safe Use of Pesticides.  Pre-requisite PA1.

PA4G Flyer

PA4S Flyer

Training Cost £135.00
+VAT £27.00
Training Total £162.00
Registration £34.00
Assessment £95.00 For PA4S OR G £115.00 for PA4S AND G
TOTAL £291.00 £311.00

 

December
Thursday 16th

January 2022
Thursday 13th

February
Thursday 17th

PA5 – Boat Mounted Applicators

PA5  – Boat Mounted Applicators

A one day course to prepare the trainee to take the City and Guilds NPTC PA5 practical assessment, which combined with a PA1 unit qualifies the operator in the legislative qualification Certificate of Competence in the Safe Use of Pesticides.  Pre-requisite PA1.

PA5 Flyer

Training Cost POA
Registration £34.00
Assessment POA
TOTAL POA

 

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PA6a – Safe Use of Hand Held Applicators

PA6a  – Safe Use of Hand Held Applicators

A one day course to prepare the trainee to take the City and Guilds NPTC PA6a practical assessment, which combined with a PA1 unit qualifies the operator in the legislative qualification Certificate of Competence in the Safe Use of Pesticides.  Pre-requisite PA1.

PA6A Flyer

Training Cost £115.00
+VAT £23.00
Training Total £138.00
Registration £34.00
Assessment £80.00
TOTAL £252.00

 

December
Tuesday 14th

January 2022
Tuesday 11th

February
Tuesday 15th

PA6aw – Safe Use of Hand Held Applicators in or near Water

PA6aw  – Safe Use of Hand Held Applicators in or near Water

Half day top up course to the PA6A to prepare the trainee to take the City and Guilds NPTC PA6aw practical assessment, which combined with a PA1 & PA6aw unit qualifies the operator in the legislative qualification Certificate of Competence in the Safe Use of Pesticides.  Pre-requisite PA1 & PA6A.

PA6AW Flyer

Training Cost £115.00
+VAT £23.00
Training Total £138.00
Registration £34.00
Assessment £80.00 £100.00 if doing alongside another unit
TOTAL £252.00 £352.00

 

January
Friday 14th (this is a half day course for those who complete PA6a earlier in the week)

PA6PP – Eco Plug

PA6PP  – Eco Plug

Half day to prepare the trainee to take the City and Guilds NPTC PA6d practical assessment, which combined with a PA1 unit qualifies the operator in the legislative qualification Certificate of Competence in the Safe Use of Pesticides.  Pre-requisite PA1.

Training Cost £115.00
+VAT £23.00
Training Total £138.00
Registration £34.00
Assessment £80.00 £100.00 if doing alongside another unit
TOTAL £252.00 £352.00

 

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PA6INJ – Stem Injection

PA6INJ  – Stem Injection

Half day to prepare the trainee to take the City and Guilds NPTC PA6INJ practical assessment, which combined with a PA1 unit qualifies the operator in the legislative qualification Certificate of Competence in the Safe Use of Pesticides.  Pre-requisite PA1.

Training Cost £115.00
+VAT £23.00
Training Total £138.00
Registration £34.00
Assessment £80.00 £100.00 if doing alongside another unit
TOTAL £252.00 £352.00

 

Please contact the office

PA8 – Mixer & Loader

PA8  – Mixer & Loader

One Day course to prepare the trainee to take the City and Guilds NPTC PA8 practical assessment, which combined with a PA1 unit qualifies the operator in the legislative qualification Certificate of Competence in the Safe Use of Pesticides.  Pre-requisite PA1.

 

Training Cost POA
Registration £34.00
Assessment POA
TOTAL POA

 

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PA9 – Fogging, Misting & Smokes

PA9  – Fogging, Misting & Smokes

A one day course to prepare the trainee to take the City and Guilds NPTC PA9 practical assessment, which combined with a PA1 unit qualifies the operator in the legislative qualification Certificate of Competence in the Safe Use of Pesticides.  Pre-requisite PA1.

PA9 Flyer

Training Cost £150.00
+VAT £30.00
Training Total £180.00
Registration £34.00
Assessment £95.00 for

1 unit

£115.00 for

2 units

TOTAL £309.00 £329.00

 

Misting
Please contact the office

Smokes
Please contact the office

Fogging 
Please contact the office

PA10 – Batch Dipping

PA10  – Batch Dipping

A one day course to prepare the trainee to take the City and Guilds NPTC PA10 practical assessment, which combined with a PA1 unit qualifies the operator in the legislative qualification Certificate of Competence in the Safe Use of Pesticides.  Pre-requisite PA1.

PA10 Flyer

Training Cost POA
Registration £34.00
Assessment £80.00
TOTAL POA

 

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PA11 – Seed Treatment

PA11  – Seed Treatment

A one day course to prepare the trainee to take the City and Guilds NPTC PA11 practical assessment, which combined with a PA1 unit qualifies the operator in the legislative qualification Certificate of Competence in the Safe Use of Pesticides.  Pre-requisite PA1.

PA11 Flyer

Training Cost POA
Registration £34.00
Assessment £85.00
TOTAL POA

 

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PA12 – Application to a continuous roller

PA12  – Application to a continuous roller

One day course prepare the trainee to take the City and Guilds NPTC PA12 practical assessment, which combined with a PA1  unit qualifies the operator in the legislative qualification Certificate of Competence in the Safe Use of Pesticides.  Pre-requisite PA1.

PA12 Flyer

Training Cost POA
Registration £34.00
Assessment £85.00
TOTAL POA

 

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NROSO Update

NROSO Update

One day course to update learners to Nroso, 10 points are available on completion

Please see the City and Guilds PA-RPM Qualification Guidance for more information

Training Cost £130.00
+VAT £26.00
TOTAL £156.00

 

Please contact the office