Boom Sprayer pesticide Application 5N1797 Training Course

Course Title:

Boom Sprayer pesticide Application 5N1797

Description:
The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, practical skill and competence to apply pesticides using a boom sprayer in accordance with safe practices.
Duration:
The total duration is 50 learning hours. 2 days tutor led on non-consecutive days. Participants will engage in independent learning outside of the formal training supported by an FRS tutor.
Maximum number of people:
10
Price:
€200

Course Content

• Describe how infestations of pests (weeds, diseases, insects and vertebrates) affect crop growth and reduce quality

• Describe the range of pest control methods available to farmers and growers

• Explain the terminology used to categorise pesticides for crop

• Describe principles and procedures for the safe handling, storage application and storage of pesticides Including PPE

• Summarise laws and regulations relating to poisonous substances Including record keeping

• Explain the principles of application technology necessary for the proper application of pesticides.

• Interpret pesticide label information correctly

• Prepare boom sprayer for work.

• Make up a pesticide spray mix in accordance with good practice

• Store a boom sprayer and personal protective equipment in a safe and efficient manner.

• Apply a pesticide mix with a boom sprayer in a safe and efficient manner.

Course Notes

Successful applicants will receive a QQI level 5 Certificate in Boom Sprayer Pesticide Application

Course Comments

Eligibility: Please note candidates must have a proficient level of literacy and numeracy.

Course Schedule

DateLocationCounty

Sep 2017

Boom Sprayer pesticide Application 5N1797
Wed 27 SepFRS Training, Derryvale, Roscrea, Derryvale, RoscreaTipperaryBook

Oct 2017

Boom Sprayer pesticide Application 5N1797
Wed 4 OctFRS Office, Cahir, Carrigeen Industrial Estate, CahirTipperaryBook
Boom Sprayer pesticide Application 5N1797
Thu 5 OctMellows Campus, Mellows Campus, Athenry, GalwayGalwayBook
Boom Sprayer pesticide Application 5N1797
Thu 5 OctFRS Ballyjamesduff, Granard Rd,, Ballyjamesduff, CavanBook
Boom Sprayer pesticide Application 5N1797
Fri 6 OctFRS Waterford (Kilmacthomas), Ahanaglogh, Kilmacthomas, WaterfordBook
Boom Sprayer pesticide Application 5N1797
Wed 11 OctCohort Training, Unit 6 Scurlockstown B P, Dublin Rd, TrimCo MeathBook
Boom Sprayer pesticide Application 5N1797
Thu 12 OctIFA Centre, Old Dublin Road, Enniscorthy, Co WexfordBook
Boom Sprayer pesticide Application 5N1797
Thu 19 OctCastleblaney Enterprise Centre, Castleblaney, MonaghanMonaghanBook
Boom Sprayer pesticide Application 5N1797
Thu 19 OctMayo Abbey Resource Centre, Mayo Abbey, ClaremorrisMayoBook

Nov 2017

Boom Sprayer pesticide Application 5N1797
Sat 4 NovLongford Arms hotel, Main Street, DeanscurraghLongfordBook
Boom Sprayer pesticide Application 5N1797
Tue 7 NovMurphy's Hotel, Tinahelly, Co WicklowBook
Boom Sprayer pesticide Application 5N1797
Sat 18 NovThe Bush Hotel, Main St, Carrick-On-ShannonLeitrimBook

Dec 2017

Boom Sprayer pesticide Application 5N1797
Wed 6 DecFRS Office, Cahir, Carrigeen Industrial Estate, CahirTipperaryBook
Boom Sprayer pesticide Application 5N1797
Thu 7 DecIFA Centre, Old Dublin Road, Enniscorthy, Co WexfordBook
Boom Sprayer pesticide Application 5N1797
Fri 8 DecFRS Waterford (Kilmacthomas), Ahanaglogh, Kilmacthomas, WaterfordBook
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