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NOW OPEN: 2016 Commercial Pesticide Applicator Recertification Conferences
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Click here to register online with a check or purchase order
Click the links below for information on each conference
January 28, 2016 - Sandusky - Kalahari Conference Center
February 3, 2016 - Akron - John S. Knight Center
February 17, 2016 - Dayton Convention Center
March 1, 2016 - Columbus Convention Center

September 30, 2015: Last New Pesticide Applicator Training of 2015
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*NEW* Wood Destroying Insect (WDI) Course Scheduled - November 2, 2015 - Mandatory training for licensing in Category 12 fall date now announced.
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Commercial Applicator Recertification Opportunities
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Agriculture Fertilizer Certification
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2016 Recertification Conference Dates Announced - Receive 5 hours of recertification credits. All categories will be available at each location. Two hours of agricultural fertilizer certification training for applicators with a pesticide license will be available at the Sandusky, Dayton, and Columbus locations.

January 28, 2016 - Sandusky, Ohio
February 3, 2016 - Akron, Ohio
February 17, 2016 - Dayton, Ohio
March 1, 2016 - Columbus, Ohio

3 Bed Bug Webinars offered in December:

Bed Bug Updates for Pest Management Professionals
9am (CST) on December 1, 2015
Understanding Bed Bug Control for Social Service Professionals
9am (CST) on December 3, 2015
Four Steps to Bed Bug-Free Premises for Landlords
9am (CST) on December 10, 2015

For more information click here.
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Pesticide Safety Training for Commercial New Applicators

Obtaining a commercial applicator license

Becoming a Wood-Destroying Insect Inspector

Training for a trained serviceperson

Obtaining a private applicator license

Ohio Sensitive Crop Registry

Agricultural Fertilizer Applicator Certification

Ohio Pesticide Safety Education Program provides training, education, and outreach to pesticide applicators about the safe, proper, and legal use of pesticides. The program works with farmers, businesses, and public agencies to protect human health and the environment and serves as a critical part of job training and business growth in Ohio.

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