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Pesticide Education Program

 

Description Recertification Training Workshops

Please note for a list of available workshops click here.

Two workshops were offered to help individuals satisfy the continuing education requirement for Massachusetts licensed and certified pesticide applicators.

Date: Thursday June 27, 2013
Time: First Session: 8:00-10:10am
         Second Session: 10:30am-12:40pm

Massachusetts Pesticide Laws and Regulations. Taryn LaScola, Pesticide Bureau Inspector, Pesticides Program–MDAR.  Ms. LaScola will present different scenarios to illustrate regulatory violations and how to prevent them.  This will be an opportunity to ask any questions that you may have regarding the regulation of pesticides in Massachusetts. Two pesticide recertification contact hours for all categories. (Please Note: You can only apply these contact hours to one of your categories if you are certified in more than one)

Pesticide Exposure Studies. Natalia P. Clifton, UMass Extension, will discuss pesticide exposure studies and their impact on human health and the use of personal protective equipment. Two pesticide recertification contact hours for all categories.  (Please Note: You can only apply these contact hours to one of your categories if you are certified in more than one)

Location: Best Western Royal Plaza, Marlborough, MA

To register by check through the mail download printable registration form.

To register online with a credit card: Enter online registration system. (There is an additional service fee for using the online system. Minimum fee is $6.50)

Please Note:  There will be no refunds made in the event that an applicator cannot attend a particular workshop.  Instead, another applicator can take his/her place. If you are more than 15 minutes late to a workshop you will receive less than 2 contact hours.  If you are 30 minutes late for a workshop you will not receive any contact hours.

Contact Name: Natalia Clifton – UMass Extension Pesticide Education Program
Contact Phone: 413-545-1044
Contact email: nclifton@umass.edu

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