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Location: Broomfield Hall
Start: Roll On Roll Off - Contact Us
Days / Times: Contact Us
Tuition (£): 145.00*
Exams (£): 55.00**
This is a foundation theory course for pesticide application. The foundation module should be studied prior to any other FEPA module.
The minimum age for candidates taking this course is 16 years. There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification.
The course will cover:
Preparing pesticides for use
Transport and storage of pesticides
Interpreting product labels and literature
Selecting and using protective clothing
Dealing with contamination
How will I be assessed?
There is an online GOLA computer-based multi-choice theory test set by NPTC. The test will be on a separate day from the training and test dates will be issued during the training day.
Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required?
You will be required to supply your own:
Lunch (there will be facilities on site if you wish to purchase your lunch here)
What can I do after this course?
Derby College offers a range of one-day, weekend and evening courses relating to Agriculture and a wide variety of other land-based topics - please see the Derby College Part-time Prospectus for a full list and details.
* Tuition - This figure is the tuition fee to be paid - There are no concessionary fees available.
** Exam - This fee is to cover the cost of registration with the relevant awarding body.