Class 22: National Sprayer Testing Scheme
Class 22: National Sprayer Testing Scheme – “Prepare your sprayer for success”
Stay up-to-date with current legislation surrounding NSTS in the amenity sector. Covering NSTS standards and what the pass requirements are for an NSTS test.
This course is tailor-made for people responsible for the application of pesticides and associated equipment.
- Top up existing knowledge of how to check pesticide application machines to achieve their full potential.
- Review the steps operators can take to ensure the sprayer is fit for purpose prior to a test engineers visit.
Speaker: Ian Sumpter, Mow-Sure
Ian has been involved in the Turf care industry since the early 1980s. As a qualified sports turf manager Ian has worked in a variety of roles, ranging from amenity horticulture and sports turf management through to training.
He is a City & Guilds assessor and LANTRA trainer with an understanding of the turfcare industry. Ian has had key training roles within the turfcare industry working globally. He was one of the pioneers of the Landbased Training Accreditation Scheme as well as developing industry bespoke training. In 2015 Ian became a member of the Engineering council for the Institute of Agricultural Engineers, IAgreE and in 2016 was appointed as a trustee for IAgrE. Ian has a passion for the turfcare industry and in particular machinery education within the industry.