Recertification

Upcoming Commercial Applicator Pesticide Recertification Opportunities

 

2018 Urban Landscape Pest Management Workshop
2019 Commercial Recertification Conferences
Other Recertification Opportunities
Recertification Requirements
Request Recertification Credits for Your Meeting
Sponsor a Recertification Meeting
Check your Recertification Status

 


Urban Landscape Pest Management Workshop

September 12, 2018 (Wednesday)

Registration Closed. Class is full. No walk-ins accepted.


Columbus, Ohio 4-H Center.

Five total hours of recertification credit. Categories offered:
Core (1 Hour)
3a- Aquatic
4a - Forest Pest
5 - Industrial Vegetation
6a - Ornamental Pest
6c - Ornamental Weed
8 - Turf

Visit the event page for more information.


Ohio Pesticide Commercial Applicator Recertification Conferences

 

2019 Commercial Recertification Conferences
January 9 (Wednesday)
Dayton Convention Center
Dayton, Ohio
February 22 (Friday)
Kalahari Conference Center
Sandusky, Ohio
January 15 (Tuesday)  
John S. Knight Center
Akron, Ohio
February 26 (Tuesday)
Columbus Convention Center
Columbus, Ohio 

 


Other Opportunities

For an up-to-date list of recertification opportunities, visit the Ohio Department of Agriculture Webpage.

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
July 12, 2018, 7:30-9:30am
Cleveland, Ohio 
Categories:
1/2 hour CORE, 1/2 hour Turf, 1 hour Ornamental 
For more information visit Ohio Nursery and Landscape Association's website
Phone: (614) 453-5776

Northeast Ohio Grape Field Day
July 19, 2018, 1pm-4:30pm
2625 South Ridge Road E, Kingsville, OH 44048
Categories:
1 hour category 2b, 1/2 hour category 2c
For more information, click here for the event flyer
Phone: (440)-224-0273

Manure Science Review 
July 25, 2018 8:45am-3:30pm
Watkins Farms, Forest, Ohio

Category: 1 hr Fertilizer Recertification
For more information, visit CFAES webpage for flyer
Phone: (330)-202-3533 

BGSU Firelands
July 26, 2018, 7:30-9:30am
Huron, Ohio
Categories:
1/2 hour CORE, 1/2 hour Turf, 1 hour Ornamental 
For more information visit Ohio Nursery and Landscape Association's website
Phone: (614) 453-5776

Ohio Turfgrass Field Day
August 7, 2018
Columbus, Ohio
Not yet determined:
Likely Category 8 and Core
https://www.ohioturfgrass.org/event-2883367
Phone: (614) 989-2445

Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens
September 6 2018, 7:30-9:30am
Akron, Ohio
Categories:
1 hour CORE, 1/2 hour Turf, 1/2 hour Ornamental 
For more information visit Ohio Nursery and Landscape Association website
Phone: (614) 453-5776

Ohio Pest Management Association Recertification Meeting
September 19, 2018
Ohio Department of Agriculture: 8995 East Main Street, Reynoldsburg, Ohio 43068

Categories:
Core, 7, 10A, 10B, 10C, 10D
For more information visit OPMA website
Phone: (614) 453-5776

Sunset Memorial Park
September 20 2018, 7:30-9:30am
North Olmstead, Ohio
Categories:
1 hour CORE, 1/2 hour Turf, 1/2 hour Ornamental 
For more information visit Ohio Nursery and Landscape Association website
Phone: (614) 453-5776

Ohio Pest Management Associate Winter Meeting
December 5-7, 2018
3100 Olentangy River Road Columbus, Ohio 43202

Categories:
Core, 7, 10A, 10B, 10C, 10D
For more information visit OPMA website
Phone: (614) 453-5776


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.