Pesticides PA1 Theory

7 November 2020

If your job involves applying pesticides in a commercial role then you are legally required by the Chemicals Regulation Directorate (CRD) (Control of Pesticides Regulations 1986) (as amended) to take this CoC qualification.

Qualification Level?

This is a level 2 qualification.

Qualification notes

The pesticides qualification is divided into 15 units. Unit PA1 is the mandatory foundation unit covering the relevant legislation. The units PA2 – PA13 and PASC involve applying pesticides via different methods.


The PA1 assessment is an online multi-choice assessment conducted on a computer. The assessment is made up of 33 multi-choice questions covering seven categories.  It will take approximately 70 minutes to complete.

Course Length?

One day training plus a second session to complete an online computer test.

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