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Upcoming Pesticide Commercial Applicator Recertification Opportunities


 

Ohio Pesticide Commercial Applicator Recertification Conferences

Urban Landscape Pest Management Workshop - September 7, 2016
Commercial Applicator Recertification Opportunity:
Location: 4-H Center, 2201 Fred Taylor Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43210
5 Hours of Recertification Credits Offered:
Core                                              6a - Ornamental Pest
3a - Aquatic Pest                         6c - Ornamental Weed
4a - Forest Pest                            8 -  Turf
5 - Industrial Vegetation
Paper registrations will be sent out in mid-July to all licensed applicators. Please click here for Online Registration.

2017 Commercial Applicator Recertificaton Conference dates annoucned.
January 19, 2017 - Sandusky, Kalahari Conference Center
February 10, 2017 - Dayton Convetion Center
February 15, 2017 - Akron, John S. Knight Center
February 28, 2017 - Columbus Convention Center
Registration will open October 1, 2016

Other Opportunities

2016 Northeast Ohio Lawn Care Seminar
June 16, 2016
Core, 6A, 8
Click here for more information

Cultivate '16
July 9-12, 2016
6a, 6b, 6d, Core
Click here for more information

2016 Ohio Lawn Care Outdoor Summer Seminar
August 11, 2016
Click here for more information

Ohio Pest Management Association Training School
September 29, 2016
10A, Core

Ohio Pest Management Winter Meeting & Training School
December 6-8, 2016
10A, Core

ONLA Diagnostic Walkabouts - Core, 6a, 8

June 23, 2016 - Franklin Park Conservatory
July 7, 2016 - Progressive Insurance
August 11, 2016 - Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens
August 25, 2016 - Toledo Zoo & Aquarium
September 8, 2016 - BGSU Firelands
September 22, 2016 - Sunset Memorial Gardens

Click here for more information.

Commercial Pesticide License Requirements

To keep a commercial pesticide applicator license current, applicators must take 5 hours of recertification credit every 3 years. The specific requirements are:

1 hour of Core required

+ 1/2 hour in each category on applicator license required

+ additional time in any category (after completing 1 hour of core and each category requirement)

= 5 hours of time for recertification

Click here to check your recertification status

Questions?

E-mail the Pesticide Safety Education Program, Ohio State University Extension, at: pested@osu.edu or call (614) 292-4070.