Pesticide Courses

If any of the pesticide training dates below are suitable please contact the office to check availability and complete and return this 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: £450.00 + VAT = £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.

2020
March
Monday 2nd – Tuesday 3rd

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: £350.00 + VAT = £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.

2020
March
Wednesday 4th

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

PA1 & PA6a – Training: £140.00 + VAT = £168.00
PA1 & PA2a – Training: £140.00 + VAT = £168.00

PA1 & PA6a Refresher:

2020
January
Wednesday 22nd – PA1 & PA6

April
Wednesday 29th

PA1 & PA2a Refresher:

2020
April
Wednesday 29th

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: £295.00 + VAT = £354.00
Assessment: £145.00
City & Guilds Registration: £33.00

2020
February
Monday 24th – Tuesday 25th

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: £95.00 + VAT = £114.00 per person

Assessment: £50.00 plus City & Guilds Registration £33.00

2019
December
Monday 9th

2020
January
Monday 13th

February
Monday 10th

March
Monday 16th

April
Monday 20th

May
Monday 11th

June
Monday 15th

July
Monday 6th

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: £140.00 + VAT = £168.00 per person

Assessment: £105.00 plus City and Guilds Registration £33.00

2019
December
Wednesday 11th

2020
January
Wednesday 15th

February
Wednesday 12th

March
Wednesday 18th

April
Wednesday 22nd

May
Wednesday 13th

June
Wednesday 17th

July
Wednesday 8th

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: POA, subject to VAT at the standard rate (this training is to be taken at your venue, on your equipment)
Assessment: £100.00 plus City & Guilds Registration £33.00

Please contact the office

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: £130.00 + VAT = £156.00

Assessment: £95.00 for PA4S or G / £115.00 for PA4S and G plus City and Guilds Registration £33.00

2019
December
Friday 13th

2020
January
Thursday 16th

February
Thursday 13th

March
Thursday 19th

April
Thursday 23rd

May
Thursday 14th

June
Thursday 18th

July
Thursday 9th

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
Assessment: POA plus City & Guilds Registration £33.00

Please contact the office

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: £110.00 + VAT = £132.00 per person

Assessment: £80.00 plus City and Guilds Registration £33.00

2019
December
Tuesday 10th – FULL
Thursday 12th

2020
January
Tuesday 14th

February
Tuesday 11th

March
Tuesday 17th

April
Tuesday 21st

May
Tuesday 12th

June
Tuesday 16th

July
Tuesday 7th

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: £110.00 + VAT = £132.00 per person

Assessment (not inc. PA6A): £80.00 plus City and Guilds Registration £33.00

Assessment (inc. PA6A): £100.00 plus City and Guilds Registration £33.00

Please contact the office

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: £110.00 + VAT = £132.00 per person

Assessment (not inc. PA6A): £80.00 plus City and Guilds Registration £33.00

Assessment (inc. PA6A): £100.00 plus City and Guilds Registration £33.00

Please contact the office

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: £110.00 + VAT = £132.00 per person

Assessment (not inc. PA6A): £80.00 plus City and Guilds Registration £33.00

Assessment (inc. PA6A): £100.00 plus City and Guilds Registration £33.00

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: POA
Assessment: POA
City & Guilds Registration: £33.00

Please contact the office

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: £150.00 + VAT = £180.00
Assessment: 1 Unit £95.00 2 Units £110.00 plus City & Guilds Registration £33.00

December
Thursday 12th – Misting

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: POA, subject to VAT at the standard rate (this training is to be taken at your venue, on your equipment)
Assessment: £80.00
City & Guilds Registration: £33.00

Please contact the office

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: POA, subject to VAT at the standard rate (this training is to be taken at your venue, on your equipment)
Assessment: £85.00
City & Guilds Registration: £33.00

Please contact the office

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: POA, subject to VAT at the standard rate (this training is to be taken at your venue, on your equipment)
Assessment: £85.00
City & Guilds Registration: £33.00

Please contact the office

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: £130.00 + VAT =£156.00

Please contact the office