Owner, Focus on Training
This course is designed for people who want to become Pennsylvania Certified Pesticide Applicators. It is the core, introductory portion, of the certification training and must be taken before any category certifications. The course provides an introduction to the proper use and mixing of pesticides, reading and understanding labels, equipment maintenance and calibration, and record keeping, as well as an overview of Pennsylvania’s rules and regulations regarding pesticide use. Clark has been training applicators for many years through his company, Focus on Training, and previously worked as an utility/power line arborist.
This course carries 6.5 CEUs for ISA certified arborists (S=2, P=3, M=1.5) and pesticide update credits (core) from the Pennsylvania
Department of Agriculture. *Note: The Pesticide Applicator Certification Exam will not be offered at the conclusion of this course. Test dates and locations can be accessed through the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture website at https://paplants.state.pa.us/Index.aspx.
Thursday, April 25 Fee: $140 (includes lunch)
8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.