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Ohio Pesticide Safety Education Program


Wood-Destroying Insect Inspection Training (for Category 12)

May 21, 2015

Class Full, Registration is now Closed

For those registered, please remeber to pay on-site with cash or check (made out to T&M Registration) if you have not yet paid.

Online Registration is Now Closed

Click here to view the program flyer

This program will meet the mandatory training for licensing in the Wood-Destroying Insect Inspection (Category 12) as required under the new Ohio regulation. Training is conducted by the Ohio Pesticide Safety Education Program, Ohio State University Extension, and the Ohio Department of Agriculture, Pesticide & Fertilizer Section.

Training taught at: Ohio Department of Agriculture, 8995 E. Main St., Reynoldsburg, OH 43068

Map to the Ohio Department of Agriculture (pdf file*)

Registration Fees:

Class Schedule

8:30 a.m. - Registration Begins & Continental Breakfast

9:00 a.m. - Class Begins

4:00 p.m. - Class Adjourns & Testing Available for Core and Category 12

Have you applied for your license?

In addition to attending the mandatory class, a Wood-Destroying Insect Inspector needs to have an Ohio Commercial Pesticide Applicator License. Even though you are not making pesticide applications, you need to have the license with the category endorsement for inspections. Click here for information on obtaining your license.

Recertification Credit:

Applicators with core, category 12, category 10a, and/or category 10b on their license can receive recertification credit if space is available. A total of 5 hours of recertification will be offered for the day: 1 hour for Core, 2 hours for category 10a,and 2 hours for category 10b (there is no time specified for category 12).


Questions about the program or the inspection license, call (614) 292-4070.

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