This course is ideal for agronomists who wish to demonstrate an advanced level of knowledge of crop protection technology. The PPA is the qualification required by the Crop Protection Association of its members who regularly give advice. It covers the technology of crop protection at a more advanced level than the BASIS Certificate in Crop Protection for Field, Sales and Technical Staff. The latter is a pre-requisite for candidates wishing to achieve the PPA. It is strongly recommended that candidates should have had at least two years experience after obtaining the BASIS Certificate in Crop Protection before taking the Plant Protection Award.
As a result of this course, participants will be able to:
For more detailed information about the syllabus please refer to the BASIS website: www.basis-reg.com
A successful candidate will qualify for the BASIS Plant Protection Award. This course also accrues 30 Continuing Professional Development points.
This course contributes to the BASIS Diploma in Agronomy and the newly accredited Harper Adams University Graduate Diploma in Agronomy with Environmental Management.
£625.00 (tuition only)
Examination fee: £420.00 *
Lunch and beverages: £20.50 per day
Full residential: £78.00 per day
* may increase slightly July 2023