East Malling Short Courses

Operating Mounted, Trailed and Self Propelled Air/Fluid Nozzle Horizontal Boom Sprayers (PA2B)


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Cost: £345
Duration: 1 Day
Certification: Level 2 City & Guilds NPTC or LANTRA
Assessment Type: NPTC independent 1/2 day or LANTRA integrated assessments are available.
(The cost of the assessment is included in the cost of the course)
Course Prerequisites: See below

Operating Mounted, Trailed and Self Propelled Air/Fluid Nozzle Horizontal Boom Sprayers LANTRA or City & Guilds, NPTC.

The course has been designed for operators who wish to apply pesticide using mounted or trailed equipment, and covers:

  • Basics of spray application
  • Preparation of machine
  • How sprayers work
  • Nozzles
  • Calibration
  • Spray quality
  • Mixing & Filling
  • Field work including Environmental Risk Assessment
  • Decontamination & tank washing
  • Fault finding
  • Storage

PA1 and some tractor driving experience are required for this unit. This course covers all safety checks, maintenance, calibration and operation of the sprayer.

You will need to hold PA1 and be a competent in driving the vehicle (tractor, ATV etc ) that trails the sprayer.

You also will need to be 18 years or older to attend this training with us.

You will need to supply all relevant PPE which will include:

  • Spray suit
  • Visor
  • Gloves
  • Protective footwear

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