Synopsis: The Rutgers/NJAES Office of Continuing Professional Educationís (OCPE) Core Training Program is a basic pesticide training course for those interested in becoming a licensed New Jersey pest control operator and/or applicator.
Start Time: Wednesday, June 26, 2013 12:30 PM
End Time: Wednesday, June 26, 2013 4:30 PM
Location: New Brunswick Campus Wide
Address: No Street Address
Campus: College Avenue
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
Web Site: http://www.cpe.rutgers.edu/courses/current/ae0801cl.html
Contact Name: Claudine Oleskin
Contact Email: broccoli@njaes.rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (732) 932-9271 ext. 618
Additional Information:

Topics covered during this half-day (four hour) course include:

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

This course offers six (6) Core units toward recertification (for both New Jersey and Pennsylvania licensed applicators/operators) and satisfies the requirement of attending a basic pesticide training course for new applicants.

Target Audience: General Public