Pesticide Training Course

SAL is pleased to announce the next ‘Introduction to Pesticide Residue Analysis and Legislation’ training course at a location close to our Cambridge Facility.

The course is ideal for Technical and Quality Managers within the produce industry looking for guidance and information on the relevance of pesticide testing. The course covers various aspects of pesticide testing, detailing how to interpret analytical data, what actions to take when residues are found, how to manage your testing programme and ensuring compliance with legislation.

The course will be held on Wednesday 30th April and will cover the following topics:

  • Introduction to SAL
  • Introduction to Pesticide Testing
  • Analysis of Pesticide Residues
  • Proficiency Testing
  • Pesticide Legislation
  • Interpretation of Pesticide Residue Results
  • Pesticide Import Regulations
  • Optional Laboratory Tour

Guest Speakers

Our guest speakers, Eleanor Long and Ian Finlayson are both very well known and respected for their technical knowledge in the subject of pesticides within the fresh produce industry and the major retailers.

Eleanor Long works as a consultant for Dr Knoell Consult Ltd and cover aspects of dietary exposure. Ian Finlayson, Managing Director of ‘Practical Solutions International Ltd’ will cover ‘Pesticide Legislation’ updating on key changes that affect the produce industry.

Various other aspects of the course will be covered by Dr Naresh Patel, Shane Swann and Steven Williams all with a wealth of knowledge in pesticide testing and widespread experience working within the Fresh Produce sector including: growers, suppliers, importers, exporters and major UK Retailers.


How To Book

For full details, please see the below leaflet or contact us.
To book, please download the booking form at the bottom of the page.