Hartpury College

Safe Use of Pesticides Module PA3 Ground Crop Sprayer

Course Overview

This is a one-day course preparing candidates to take NPTC PA3 Ground Crop Sprayer (Mounted) Test

Areas of Study:

Working principles
Checking and maintenance
Operation of the sprayer


Attendance on this course does not automatically achieve the Certificate of Competence

Price includes NPTC registration and test fee. The test is held on a separate day.


This course will be run at the candidates site on your own equipment. Minimum numbers apply to make course viable. Suitable date to be arranged at time of booking.


Entry Requirements


Applicants must hold the PA1 Foundation Certificate before taking the PA3 test.The assessment requires candidates to have a functional level of numeracy skills.
Students must bring pen, notepad and calculator, waterproof boots gloves and coveralls.

In Brief

Tuition fees

When should I apply

For more information and enquires please call 01452 702529 or email shortcourses@hartpury.ac.uk

How to apply

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