Apr 21, 2021  
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PILT 4340 - Aerial Application

3 Credit(s)

Introduction to agricultural aviation. Includes definition and classification of pesticides - type and grouping, human performance - flying and health, calibration and accurate application techniques, and guidelines and best practices for aerial application of pesticides. Introduction to Integrated Pest Management (IPM) and the general steps in IPM, chemical treatment selection, insects - general, safety on the job, safe chemical storage procedures and handling practices, civil aviation regulations, aerial application regulations, aerial operations - airplane, aerial operations - helicopter, and public relations. This course may be offered online. (As Needed) [Graded]

Prerequisite(s): Instructor or department permission
Registration Restriction(s): None

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