2014 Pesticide Safety Training
Upcoming Trainings will be taught at the Ohio Department of Agriculture in Reynoldsburg:
- February 26, 2014
- March 26, 2014
- April 30, 2014
- May 21, 2014
- August 27, 2014
- September 24, 2014
These classes are to help applicators prepare for the following exams:
- 8 (Turf)
- 5 (Industrial Vegetation)
- 6c (Ornamental Weed)
- 2c (Agricultural weed)
The morning session (Core) also qualifies as Trained Serviceperson training.
Cost is $30 for 1/2 day, or $60 for the full day. Registration information will be posted soon.
Classes will be taught at the Ohio Dept. of Ag., 8995 E. Main St., Reynoldsburg, OH 43068.
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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