Level 2 Award in the Safe Application of Pesticides Mists and Fogs
Earn a nationally-recognised qualification to use pesticides safely.
Since 2015, anyone buying a pesticide authorised for professional use must obey a key legal requirement.The law demands that the pesticide will be used either by the holder of a relevant certificate, or by a person working under the direct supervision of someone who holds one. We've developed this qualification in direct response to this requirement.
You'll earn a recognised qualification that reflects the national standards for the type of role you perform.
The finer details
Our qualification is available for learners aged 16+.
You'll reinforce your knowledge, understanding and ability in the application of pesticide mists and fogs.
We've designed this course with both those new to the job and who have already established themselves in a pesticide-based role in mind.
This qualification will provide you with the mandatory unit - Principles of the Safe Use and Application of Pesticides.
Our qualification assesses your knowledge and understanding of:
The regulations regarding the safe use of pesticides
Pesticide product information
Hazards and risks associated with pesticides
Personal safety when using pesticide mists and fogs
The measures to deal with pesticide poisoning
Safe working practices
The requirements for protected areas
Environmental risks and protection of wildlife
How to deal with incidents
Factors to consider when using pesticide mists and fogs.