This is a one-day 4-hour class. This class is designed to be used in lieu of 40 hrs of on-the-job training. In addition, you must also take a Basic Pesticide Training Class to be certified.
This category is required for ANY pesticide applicator that makes pesticide applications in schools or on school property, for New Jersey schools below the college level. ‘Schools below college level’ is meant to include all pre-schools and early childhood learning centers.
Category 13 is required for all pesticide applicators hired by schools to perform pest control services. Commercial Mosquito Control and Right-of-Way applicators (not hired by the school) are exempt for work performed on school property during the normal course of their work, but will have other notification responsibilities to schools.
NJ DEP Credits - Core - 1 / Cat 3A - Ornamental Pest Control - 1 / Cat 3B - Turf Pest Control - 1 / Cat 7A - General & Household Pest Control - 5 / Cat 13 IPM in Schools - 8
NJ Public Health Credits - 5.5
PA Dept of Ag. Credits - Cat 6 - Ornamental and Shade Trees - 1 / Cat 7 - Lawn & Turf - 1 / Cat 11 - Household/Health Related - 4 / Cat 12 - Wood Destroying Pests - 1 / Cat 23 - Park/School Pest Control - 8