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Flexible 1 week Level 2 Part-Time - Day Kirkley Hall Campus Skills & Qualifications
Flexible 1 week Level 2 Part-Time - Day Kirkley Hall Campus Skills & Qualifications

What’s it all about?

This is the foundation course for people who wish to use spray pest control equipment. It covers current legislation,personal hygiene,preparing pesticides for use, transport of pesticides, dealing with contamination, environmental factors, interpreting product labels and literature, delecting and using Personal Protective equipment (PPE), storing and disposal of pesticides, keeping records, current legislation, personal hygiene, preparing pesticides for use, transport, dealing with contamination, environmental factors, interpreting product labels and literature, selecting and using Personal Protective equipment (PPE), storing and disposal of pesticides, keeping records.

Study level Cost
19+ please enquire

You will be taught using a mix of theory and practical and assessment leading to certification should take place as soon as possible following the successful completion of the training course.

This course will take place between 9am-5pm. Days dependent on booking availability.

This course will provide you with the appropriate knowledge to ensure that you are not only comfortable but also be aware of relevant health and safety guidelines. You will gain knowledge on topics including:

- Legislation
- Personal safety
- Contamination
- Pesticide and container storage
- Disposal
- Record keeping
- Environmental factors

What’s next?

On completion of this course, you could progress to our follow-up pesticide related courses, such ad PA2 and PA6.

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