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SRUC offers a range of pesticide training courses leading to City & Guilds NPTC Certificate of Competence assessments for sprayer operators. These courses will be suitable for you if you spray or store chemical as part of your job role and is suitable across a wide range of land based industries.
Our most popular courses are commonly referred to as PA1, PA6 and PA2.
Suitable for handheld, knapsack applicators or vehicle mounted sprayers, such as a boom sprayer from a tractor or quad bike or using a weed wiper.
We can also offer more tailored courses should you require training using a different application method.
Our courses are delivered regularly at five of our SRUC Campuses but can also be delivered on customer premises.
Full course information can be found in the pages below, along with current course dates.
Address: SRUC Aberdeen Campus, Craibstone Estate, Aberdeen AB21 9YA
Telephone: 01224 711126
Address: SRUC Ayr Riverside Campus, University Avenue, KA8 0SX
Telephone: 01292 525355
Address: SRUC Barony Campus, Parkgate, Dumfries DG1 3NE
Address: SRUC Elmwood Campus, Carslogie Road, Cupar, Fife KY15 4JB
Telephone: 01334 658842
Address: SRUC Oatridge Campus, Ecclesmachan, Broxburn, West Lothian EH52 6NH
Telephone: 01506 864807