Synopsis: The Rutgers/NJAES Office of Continuing Professional Education's (OCPE) Core Training Program is the first step in training for individuals interested in becoming a licensed New Jersey pest control operator and/or applicator.
Start Time: Friday, May 14, 2021 8:00 AM
End Time: Thursday, May 20, 2021 2:00 PM
Location: Off-Campus Location/S
Campus: Off Campus
Room: Online
City, State, Country: XX XX
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
Web Site:
Contact Name: Claudine Oleskin
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: (848) 932-7204
Additional Information:

Topics covered during this self-paced online course include:

  • Federal pesticide laws;
  • The New Jersey Pesticide Control Act;
  • What is Integrated Pest Management (IPM)?
  • Pesticide hazards and how to minimize them;
  • Proper handling, storage, and disposal of pesticides; and
  • Types of application equipment and use.

This course satisfies New Jersey's requirement of attending a basic pesticide training course for new applicants seeking to gain a state license.

Target Audience: Alumni,  General Public