Calibrating Spray Equipment

$15.00

Number of Hours: 1

Course Offered Until: 12/31/2018

Course #: 025903

Approved for 2 core units.

This course has been approved by the State of New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Pesticide Control Program.

For on-line courses, a New Jersey pesticide applicator can accumulate 2 units in Core (of the 8 required) and 4 units (of the 16 required) in each category over their 5-year certification period.

  • By actively participating in this class, the student should be able to select the proper nozzle tip, calibrate the sprayer and understand calibration methods.
  • Discuss the purpose of sprayer calibration and the procedures for maintaining and calibrating spray equipment.
  • Understand that the course alone is not sufficient to become successful and competent in sprayer calibration.
  • Understand that sprayer calibration is both an art and a science.
  • Acknowledge the importance of reading instructions on pesticide labels and labeling, manufacturer manuals, and professional meetings.

Check NJDEP for current New Jersey requirements- www.state.nj.us/dep/