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: Tuesday, May 19, 2020 8:00 AM
End Time: Friday, May 22, 2020 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:

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 May 22, 2020 from 2pm-3pm.

Topics covered during this 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.
Target Audience: Alumni,  General Public