Friday, April 1, 2011

CORE and Private Pesticide Training

Two sessions will be held on Tuesday, April 5 in the areas of Core and Private applicator pesticide training. Registrants may attend classes for exam preparation or to gain CEUs if he/she already has a license.  Registrants may attend one or both sessions. Exams will be offered following the sessions for those interested. Calculators, pencils, and scratch paper will be provided to test takers.




Fee: There is a $15.00 fee per class that may be paid by credit card when you register on Eventbrite. If you have questions or prefer to register over the phone, please call Jennifer at 941-722-4524.



Manatee County Extension Service

1303 17th St. West

Palmetto, Fl 34221

                                                                       Start Time:   9:00am

End Time: 11:00am


  • Crystal Snodgrass, Manatee County Extension Service, Vegetable Agent 

9:00AM – 11:00AM              Review of General Standards Topics Including:  (2 Core CEUs)

9:00-9:10         Registration and Welcome

9:10-9:20         Principles of Pest Control

9:20-9:40         Pesticide Labeling and Formulations

9:40-10:00       Environmental Concerns

10:00-10:10     Break

10:10-10:20     Harmful Effects and PPE

10:20-10:40     Mixing, Loading and Application Concerns

10:40-10:50     Transportation, Disposal and Spill Cleanup

10:50-11:00     Laws and Regulations

  2011 Private Applicator Pesticide Training

Manatee County Extension Service

1303 17th St. West

Palmetto, Fl 34221

                                                                         Start Time:    11:00am

End Time:      1:00pm


  • Crystal Snodgrass, Manatee County Extension Service, Vegetable Agent 

11:00PM – 1:00PM  Review of Private Applicator Topics Including: (2 Private CEUs)

11:00-11:10     Registration and Welcome 

11:10-11:20     Biology and Management of Weed, Insect, and Plant Pathogen Pests 

11:20-11:40     Pesticide Labels and Formulations 

11:40-12:00     Environmental Impacts of Pesticides 

12:00-12:10     Break  

12:10-12:20     Personal Protective Equipment and Emergency Response 

12:20-12:40     Mixing, Loading and Application including Calibration Examples 

12:40-1:00       Florida Laws and Regulations

  Ø For More information call Jennifer at (941) 722-4524 or  E-mail:




Crystal A. Snodgrass

University of Florida

Manatee County Extension Service

1303 17th Street West

Palmetto, FL  34221


FAX: 941-721-6608


No comments:

Post a Comment

Tell us what you think! Please use common sense and good judgement. Comments will be moderated if necessary.