The purpose of this course is to equip the learner with the knowledge, practical skill and competence to apply pesticides using a boom sprayer in accordance with safe practices.

Boom Sprayer Pesticide Application QQI
Level 5

Who Should Attend:

Individuals who are required to use a boom sprayer




2 Days


Certificate issued to each participant

Certificate Valid For:

no expiry date


QQI Level 5

Public Course Cost:

€295 per person


All our courses are delivered using the English language so delegates must also have a good command of English both written and spoken so the course can be fully understood. 


What You Will Learn On The Course

  • Learners will be able to 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.

Contact Us for Booking

+353 46 9481422

Available From 09:00 – 17:00

Address Unit 6, Scurlockstown Business Park, Dublin Road, Trim, Co.Meath, Ireland, C15 NCF7

Email: info@cohort.ie

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