European Training

Innovative practices for Spraying Equipment, Training and Advising in European agriculture through the Mobilization of Agricultural Knowledge and Innovation Systems (INNOSETA)

For more information see European Projects page

flagueBetter Training for Safer Food (BTSF) – Pesticide Application Equipment 

Trainig activity in different MS (Italy, Spain, Germany, Nederland, France) founded by CHAFEA (Consumer, Healt, Agriculture and Food Executive Agency of European Commission) and subsequently by HaDEA: (European Health and Digital Executive Agency  of European Commission). Main objectives of this activity are:

  • Harmonized training

    Ensure a harmonized, practical and suitable training process for staff in charge of the organization of inspector’s training activities in Europe;

  • Professional training

    Accomplish with the received mandate from European Commission in the sense of be ready to inspect all type of PAE, giving a training contents beyond the widely used field crop sprayers and orchard sprayers (i.e. train sprayers, greenhouse’s sprayers, dust applicators,…);

  • New technologies

    Keep participants updated with the latest technologies or developments in the spray application technology;

  • Quality standards

    Propose the requested knowledge and methods so that all the staff in charge may guarantee a standard level of quality, not only during the training activities but also during the inspection procedure itself.

  • Adjustment, calibration and maintenance.

    Give main directions and clear processes about the important aspect of adjustment, calibration and maintenance of PAEs.


Gallery BTFS courses organised in Grugliasco Campus

Next BTSF course in Grugliasco Campus: 20-23 september 2022.

TOPPS Water Protection Courses (Topps Academy)topps_logo

Courses founded by ECPA (European association of crop protection industry) focused on intensive dissemination of Best Management Practices (BMPs) and the extension of TOPPS – BMPs to new countries partners of Topps Project (for more information see European Projects page).

First two sessions: 2015 and 2016 with 50 partecipants.

Course 2018: 22-24 may, 24 partecipants representing 16 european countries. Next course will be organized in May 2020.

Gallery  TOPPS courses 2018



Gallery TOPPS courses 2015 and 2016