PA2A Vehicle Mounted Boom Sprayer 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, which makes training essential.

The NPTC Pesticide assessment course in Boom Sprayer; Hydraulic Nozzle, has experienced instructors who will guide you through the appropriate and safe use of the Boom sprayer.


Who is it for?

Our Boom Sprayer Hydraulic Nozzle training course is for anyone who uses vehicle mounted / trailer boom spraying equipment (hydraulic nozzle) as part of their work.

If you would like to attend this course you must be able to proficiently use, and drive the particular vehicle(s) (either tractor mounted boom sprayer or ATV/Quad mounted boom sprayer) used during the training, you also should have attended the Safe Use of Pesticides course, PA1.

What will you get from it?

Identify and describe how vehicle mounted spraying equipment works

Prepare and set up vehicle mounted / trailed spraying machines

Identify and describe how a spraying machine works

Choose and use the correct nozzles for any application

Set and calibrate the machine for a given application

Fill vehicle mounted spraying equipment safely

Clean and decontaminate all the equipment safely

Operate a spraying machine safely and effectively.


Course Duration


1 days training then a one to one assessment with a City and Guilds Assessor lasting up to 3.5 hours on a separate day



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