Hartpury College

Safe Use of Pesticides Module PA6 Hand Held Applicators (Knapsack)

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Course Overview

This is a one day course preparing candidates to take NPTC PA6 Hand Held Applicators (Knapsack) test

Areas of study:

Working principles
Checking and maintenance
Operation of the sprayer

Price includes NPTC registration and test fee.

The test is held on a separate dayThe assessment requires candidates to have a functional level of numeracy skills.
Students must bring pen, notepad and calculator, waterproof boots gloves and coveralls.

Personal Protective Equipment can be purchased from the college: http://estore.hartpury.ac.uk/browse/product.asp?compid=1&modid=1&catid=268

Entry Requirements


Applicants must hold the PA1 Foundation Certificate before taking the PA6 test.

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

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In Brief


1 Day

Tuition fees

This course costs £210.00


12th December 2016

31st January 2017

6th March 2017

11th April 2017

16th May 2017

30th June 2017

3rd August 2017



9.15am - 4.00pm

The assessments are on separate days to the above dates.

When should I apply

Call 01452 702529 for more information and all course enquires, or email shortcourses@hartpury.ac.uk

How to apply

Please book via our online shop or call 01452 702529 for alternative payment methods

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