Who should do this course?
If your job involves applying pesticides in a commercial role then you are legally required by the Chemicals Regulation Directorate (CRD) (Control of Pesticides Regulations 1986) (as amended) to take this CoC qualification.
Anyone wishing to take who wishes to take any other Pesticide ( PA) courses must have completed and passed this course first.
Please note that assessments will usually take place on a separate day around 1-2 weeks after training.
We are currently unable to accept registration on-line for this course. However, please contact the office as places may still be available.
Tel: 01609 882408
Cost is for Assessment Only.
This assessment is for replacing Grandfather Rights, PA1 Foundation and PA6 Hand Held Applicator.
Please note that assessments will usually take place on a separate day around 1-2 weeks after training to allow time to absorb information taken on during training.
This training is the foundation module (PA1) and must be followed by the appropriate module for the type of machine you wish to use. You will only be qualified once you have been assessed.
After 26th November 2015, it will be an offence for anyone to purchase Plant Protection Products (PPPs) authorised for professional use unless they have ensured that the intended end user has a Certificate of Competence.
If a person does not hold a Certificate of Competence, they need to obtain one by 26th November 2015 so that they can legally purchase and apply pesticides on their own land/property or that of their employer. This qualification will be the City and Guilds NPTC Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Pesticides Replacing Grandfather Rights.
Please note that assessments will usually take place on a separate day around 1-2 weeks after training to allow time to absorb the information given during training.
This assessment is for replacing Grandfather Rights, PA1 Foundation and PA2 Machine Applicator.
Beech Hill Farm, Ellerbeck, Northallerton, North Yorkshire. DL6 2TDE: