Course type:

Safe Use of Pesticides Module PA2 Ground Crop Sprayer (Mounted)

This is a one day course preparing candidates to take NPTC PA2 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.

You will require coveralls and nitrile gloves. These are available to purchase on the day (coveralls £10 and nitrile gloves for £3 per pair), or you can bring your own if you have them.

Students must also bring a pen, notepad, calculator and waterproof boots.


Applicants must hold the PA1 Foundation Certificate before taking the PA2 test. The assessment requires candidates to have a functional level of numeracy skills.

Dates 2019 - 2020

  • 18th September 2019
  • 5th November 2019
  • 7th April 2020
  • 19th May 2020
  • 24th June 2020


  • £270


  • 8:45 - 16:00

To book your place, click on the below link.

If you have any queries, you can contact us by phone on: 01452 702529 or email

In the event of a cancellation by the student, the College will refund tuition fees for each prospective student at the following rates:

I. Up to 30 days prior to the course start, refund of fees less a £50 administrative charge
II. Less than 14 days’ notice, nil.

If the College postpones the course and is unable to provide a mutually agreeable alternative, any fees will be refunded in full.

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Course Duration

1 Day
1 Day course
Course type:
Part Time
Part-time study options available

Why study Professional at Hartpury University?

Hartpury’s Innovation, Careers and Enterprise Centre specialises in providing professional courses and apprenticeships across a wide range of sectors, from land-based, animal and equine to education, health and safety and food and drink.

These are designed to meet the needs of local employers, enabling them to source the right training at the right price to upskill their employees, as well as to provide additional qualifications to boost the skills, CVs and earning potential of our students right on their doorstep.

Our diverse team of trainers all have extensive industry experience in their specialist areas and are on hand to provide bespoke business advice, support and training.

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