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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 OTF Field Day
August 9, 2016
Click here for more information
6a, 8 & Core

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

OTF Conference & Show
December 5-8, 2016
8, 10A, Core
Click here for more information

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

ONLA Diagnostic Walkabouts - Core, 6a, 8

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.

August 9th, 2016 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Northwest Ohio Precision Ag Sprayer Day
Fulton County Fairgrounds
8514 State Route 108, Wauseon, Ohio 43567
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM - Northwest Ohio Precision Ag Sprayer Day
Categories offered: Core (3 hours), 2c (1/2 hour)
Reciprocity offered for Michigan
Contact Information: Fulton County Extension Office, phone: 419-337-9210, email: richer.5@osu.edu
Click here  for registration flyer

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.