PA6AW Training Northern Ireland

Pesticides are very widely and successfully used in land-based industries, but they can be potentially harmful substances, therefore it is essential that they are handled, applied and stored correctly, therefore making training essential.

The NPTC assessment course in Hand Held Applicators – Hydraulic Nozzle Near to Water, has experienced instructors who will guide you through the appropriate and safe use of the hand held applicator.

Who is it for?

If you are involved in the application of pesticides near to water with hand held hydraulic nozzle applicators, then our training course is for you. This course will help you develop your knowledge of health and safety requirements, and allow you to add to your continuous development. The PA6AW is essential if you intend to apply pesticides near to rivers on banks and pathways or to aquatic based targets.

Before attending this course you will have already attended the (PA1) Safe Use of Pesticides course.

What will you get from it?

Identify and describe how hand held applicators work

Identify and select nozzles for various applications

Achieve the required spray quality

Carry out pre-operation checks

Calibrate the applicator

Mix and fill applicator accurately and safely

Operate the applicator safely and efficiently in various situations

Prevent environmental hazards

Decontaminate and store equipment.


Our next PA6AW Training courses are being held on;


- Tuesday 14th June 2016 - Now Full

- Wednesday 15th June 2016 -

- Thursday 7th July 2016 -


For more information please contact us on Tel; 02892639459 or

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PA1 Foundation Pesticide Qualification | PA2 Boom mounted sprayer training

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