Boom Sprayer Application
Boom Sprayer Pesticide Application 5N1797
The aim of this course is to provide learners with the knowledge, skills and attitude to be able to apply pesticide correctly and safely using a boom sprayer.
Why use pesticides?
Different pest control methods
Selection of suitable pesticides
Safe handling, storage, application and disposal of pesticides
Legislation that applies to pesticides
Equipment and components of a boom sprayer
Health & Safety information: Labels, markings and Safety Data Sheets
Preparation and calibration of a boom sprayer
Storing sprays, PPE & equipment
This programme can lead to a level 5 qualification in Horticulture (5M2586)
This course will be delivered over 2 days