Hand Held Stem Injection (replaces PA6INJ)

Duration:  1.5 days including assessment


Cost: £128 + VAT (Training) & £110 VAT exempt (Assessment)

Course Date: 9 August 2018

Assessment Date: 15 August 2018


Venue: Dorking, Surrey


Pre-requisites: Candidates must hold a Certificate of Competence for Principles of Safe Handling & Application of Pesticides (PA1 / 0216-49) prior to attending this course.

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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, therefore making training essential.

This course will guide you through the appropriate and safe use and application of pesticides with stem injection equipment.

Who is it for?

If you are involved in the application of pesticides with stem injection equipment, then our training course is for you.

Course sessions

  • Introduction to Stem Injection Application
  • Hygiene & Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Selecting Needles for Various Applications
  • Pre-start checks
  • Calibration, Application & Safe Operation of the Stem Injector
  • Prevent Environmental Hazards
  • Decontamination & Storage of Equipment

This course culminates in an independent assessment for a City & Guilds Level 2 Award in Safe Application of Pesticides using Pedestrian Hand Held Equipment – Hand Held Stem Injection (PA6INJ)

Learners will also receive a Lantra Awards Certificate of Attendance.