PA3 - Broadcast sprayer or boom sprayer, horizontal or vertical plane with or without air assistance (Fruit bush and tree spraying)

Duration :

1 day

Maximum trainees per course :


Price :

Training - £120.00 +VAT (per person)

NPTC assessment - price on application

Discounts maybe available for in-house courses

  • PA3a  Broadcast sprayer with air assistance
  • PA3b  Boom sprayer with air assistance
  • PA3c  Boom sprayer without assistance

Assessment: Independent NPTC assessment follows this course

  • The requirements in detail of current legislation
  • Applying pesticides safely and efficiently
  • Identifying and selecting appropriate nozzles or restrictors
  • Preparing and calibrating the equipment
  • Operating the equipment in compliance with current legislation and codes of practice
  • Cleaning equipment
  • Disposing of unwanted pesticides and containers
  • Identifying and rectifying faults
  • Recognising conditions when spraying is ill advisable