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Ohio Pesticide Safety Education Program


2014 Pesticide Safety Training

Upcoming Trainings will be taught at the Ohio Department of Agriculture in Reynoldsburg:

Click here to register online or download a registration form.

These classes are review sessions to help applicators prepare for some exams. The classes are optional, and not required for obtaining a commercial pesticide license. A live instructor will review the exam materials in a classroom setting.

Class Schedule:

8:30 a.m.- Registration Begins (coffee & doughnuts available)

9:00 a.m. - Morning Session Begins (Core & Trained Serviceperson)

The class will review Core material for the applicators planning to take the Core exam. The morning class will cover the requirements to become a Trained Serviceperson and participants will receive a certificate of completion.

12:15 p.m. - Completion of Core and Trained Service Person Training

12:15 p.m. - LUNCH (box lunch included, if pre-registered)

1:00 p.m. - Afternoon Session Begins (Categories 8, 6c, 5 & 2c)

The afternoon class provides an overview of concepts that are a significant portion of the exams for turf, ornamental weed, industrial vegetation, and agricultural weed (categories 8, 6c, 5, and 2c). Some application calculations (5, 2c) will also be covered, along with other turf pests (8).

3:30 p.m. - Adjourn & Take Exams

Training Provided by:

Pesticide Safety Education Program
Ohio State University Extension
(614) 292-4070

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