Check it Out Tool

Getting Started

Welcome to the Check it Out Tool. It has been designed to help farmers and sprayer operators review and improve spraying practices and so reduce the risk of pesticides reaching water. There are 22 questions across four sections, and it should take no more than 20 minutes to complete. 

Make sure you put your correct email address in the form below if you want the report emailed to you at the end of the exercise.


  • My Details

  • Planning &
    Management

  • Materials
    Handling

  • Soil
    Management

  • Field
    Practice

  • Results
Your details
If you would like to keep a personalised copy of your report please record your personal details below. Your email address will be needed if you want the report emailed to you at the end of the exercise. Some personal information - your name, email address, birth date and registration number will be needed if you wish to collect NRoSO or BASIS CPD points. These details will be passed to City and Guilds or BASIS to confirm your CPD points. All other information and answers you supply will be confidential to the VI. It will be anonymised and used to build up and track a national picture of best practice.