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: Wednesday, June 10, 2020 8:00 AM
End Time: Wednesday, June 17, 2020 2:00 PM
Location: Off-Campus Location/S
Address:
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: http://www.cpe.rutgers.edu/courses/current/ae0801wc.html
Contact Name: Claudine Oleskin
Contact Email: coleskin@njaes.rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (848) 932-7204
Additional Information:

This online course consists of pre-recorded video lectures that will take approximately 4 hours to watch. You can view these lectures at your own pace anytime during the period the course is open. The course instructor (Dr. George Hamilton) will be available for a live Q & A session on June 17, 2020 from 2pm-3pm.

Topics covered during this online 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