Synopsis: The Rutgers/NJAES Office of Continuing Professional Education’s (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: Thursday, June 14, 2018 8:45 AM
End Time: Thursday, June 14, 2018 12:45 PM
Location: Hort Farm No. 1 - Holly House-Nj Garden Club Hdq
Address: 130 Log Cabin Road
Campus: George H. Cook
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/ae0801cj.html
Contact Name: Claudine Oleskin
Contact Email: coleskin@njaes.rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (848) 932-7204
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 satisfies New Jersey’s requirement of attending a basic pesticide training course for new applicants.

Target Audience: Alumni,  General Public