Plant Protection Award -PPA

The Plant Protection Award Course is designed for candidates who already hold the first level BASIS Certificate and forms part of the qualification group leading to the BASIS Diploma in Agronomy. The main focus is on the role of pesticides within integrated pest management systems and provides an update on legislation and environmental issues.

Course Outline


The first three days of the course are delivered in-person. The fourth day, which includes mock vivas, is delivered online. The course material is delivered via participatory lectures and group exercises.



The University of Lincoln, Riseholme Campus, Riseholme, Lincoln, LN2 2BJ


The course is assessed by means of a short answer written examination paper, plus an oral exam and a discourse viva. 

Cost - £1,335 + VAT per person (includes tuition and BASIS exam fee of £519)

For further details contact - - 07785 118611