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Upcoming Pesticide Commercial Applicator Recertification Opportunities


June 18, 2015
Northeast Ohio Lawn Care Seminar
Shisler Conference Center, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center
1680 Madison Ave., Wooster, Ohio
Categories offered: Core, 8, 6a, 6c
For more information, visit: Ohio Lawn Care Association

June 25, 2015
Diagnostic Walkabout
Franklin Park Conservatory, 1777 East Broad St., Columbus, OH 43023
Categories offered: Core, 8, 6a
For more information, visit: Ohio Nursery & Landscape Association

July 11-14, 2015
Cultivate ’15
Greater Columbus Convention Center, 400 N. High Street, Columbus, OH 43215
Categories offered: Core, 6a, 6b, 6c, 6d
For more information, visit: http://cultivate15.org/index.cfm

July 16, 2015
Diagnostic Walkabout
Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, 714 North Portage Path, Akron, OH 43303
Categories offered: Core, 8, 6a, 5
For more information, visit: Ohio Nursery & Landscape Association

August 6, 2016
Diagnostic Walkabout
Toledo Zoo & Aquarium, 2 Hippo Way, Toledo, OH 43609
Categories offered: Core, 8, 6a
For more information, visit: Ohio Nursery & Landscape Association

August 20, 2016
Diagnostic Walkabout
Cleveland Metropark Zoo, 3900 Wildlife Way, Cleveland, OH 44109
Categories offered: Core, 8, 6a
For more information, visit: Ohio Nursery & Landscape Association

September 3, 2016
Diagnostic Walkabout
BGSU Firelands - Huron, 1 University Drive, Huron, OH  44839
Categories offered: Core, 8, 6a, 3a
For more information, visit: Ohio Nursery & Landscape Association

September 15, 2015
Urban Horticulture Pest Management Workshop
Sponsored by Ohio Pesticide Safety Education Program
Ohio 4-H Center, 2201 Fred Taylor Drive, Columbus, OH 43210
Credit hours available: 5 hrs
Categories offered: Core, 3a, 4a, 5, 6a, 6c, 8
Click here for more information or to print a registration form
*Online registration will be available soon

September 24, 2016
Diagnostic Walkabout
Sunset Memorial Gardens, 6265 Columbia Road, Cleveland, OH  44070
Categories offered: Core, 8, 6a
For more information, visit: Ohio Nursery & Landscape Association

December 8-10, 2015 (*Not applicable for license holders whose license recertification period ends on 9/30/2015)
2015 Ohio Terf Grass Conference & Show and OSU Green Industry Short Course
For more information, visit: http://www.ohioturfgrass.org/events/event_details.asp?id=588387

Ohio Pesticide Commercial Applicator Recertification Conferences 2016

Sandusky
January 28, 2016

Dayton
February 3, 2016

Akron
February 17, 2016

Columbus
March 1, 2016

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.