If you are looking to take the Core or Private Applicator Pesticide exams or if you need CEUs for your current license, here is a class for you. Registrants may attend classes for exam preparation or to gain CEUs if he/she already has a license. Exams will be administered at the conclusion of material review for those interested. Calculators, scratch paper, and pencils will be provided for exams.
February 28, 2014 or October 16, 2014
8:30am to 5:00pm
Mary Beth Henry - Small Farms Extension Agent, Polk County
Shawn Steed- Multi-county Ornamental Horticulture Extension Agent, Polk & Hillsborough Counties
CORE - 8:30 am to 10:35 am
Topics to be Covered: Pesticide Law, Principles of Pest Control, Pesticide Labels, Environmental Hazards, Harmful Effects and Personal Protection Equipment; Mixing, Loading, and Application, Transportation, Disposal, and Spill Cleanup; and Pesticide Application Procedures.
Break 10:30 am to 11:30 am - Lunch on Your Own
Private Applicator - 11:45 am to 1:50 pm
Topics to be Covered: Licensing Private Applicators, Pests & Pest Control, Fumigants, The Worker Protection Standard, Application Equipment & Calibration, Dilution & Site Sizes, Pesticide Labels, and Calibration & Dilution Mathematics.
Exams administered from 2 pm to 5 pm
If you would like to register please click on this link. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/core-and-private-applicator-exam-preps-and-exams-tickets-9730972601