Ohio Pesticide Commercial Applicator Recertification Conferences 2013
Dayton, Dayton Convention CenterJanuary 31, 2013
Akron, John S. Knight Center
February 13, 2013
Columbus, Columbus Convention Center
March 5, 2013
Sandusky, Kalahari Conference Center
March 21, 2013
- Complete requirements for Ohio commercial pesticide recertification in one day
- Speakers include Ohio State University Extension state specialists, field specialists, and researchers
- Ohio Department of Agriculture personnel and key industry leaders are also on program
Check-in will begin at 7:45 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. at each conference site.
Classes begin promptly at 9:00 a.m. and conclude at 3:30 p.m.
Special note: you'll need to attend the entire day to meet the five hours required for an Ohio commercial license.
The agenda for the conference will be coming soon!
Pre-registration closes at midnight, three days prior to each conference. Mailed registrations must be received one week prior to the conference. Registration includes morning and afternoon conference breaks and conference proceedings book.
- Conference Only is $75/person
- Conference with Lunch is $95/person (Lunch menu will be announced later)
Ohio State University departments use the eRequest system for payment. Please list Pesticide Safety Education Program, Ohio State University Extension, as the vendor.
On-Site Registration Fees:
On-site registration will be available starting at 7:45 a.m. at the conference site. On-site registration includes morning and afternoon conference breaks and conference proceedings book.
- Conference Only is $85/person
- There is no lunch available with on-site registration
Reciprocity is available for licensed commerical pesticide applicators who hold licenses in other states. At each conference, you may receive credit for the states below. To determine the amount of credit for each state, please visit the website or call the individual state's licensing agency.
- West Virginia
Exams are offered at the conference site by the Ohio Department of Agriculture and are not part of the conference program. All categories exams will be available at the conference site.
Do not register for the conference if you are only taking an exam. Click here to register for the exam with the Ohio Department of Agriculture.
There is a $25 processing charge for any refunds. No refunds will be given after March 31, 2013. There is a $30 fee for returned checks.
Lunch menu for the conference will be posted at a later date.
For special needs or accomodations for a disability, please call (614) 292-4070 at least two weeks prior to the event.
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