PESTICIDE CREDITS

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Have Expanded our Pennsylvania Dept. of Ag. Credit Offerings

Many of our Pest Control Classes, Workshops and Events are now accredited to award Credits from the PA Dept of Ag.

If You Have Any Questions or Difficulties Registering for This or Any Other Class.

Please Contact The NJPMA by Emailing classes@njpma.com or by calling us at: 800-524-9942

Basic Pesticide Training

The purpose of this training is to provide the candidate applicator or operator with a working knowledge, at a minimum, of the following information.

The content of the Basic Pesticide Training Course is to include at a minimum:

  • Proper use of application equipment;

  • Hazards that may be involved in applying pesticides;
  • Instructions for mixing pesticides used in particular circumstances;
  • Protective clothing & safety equipment required during the handling & application of pesticides;
  • General precautions to be followed in the disposal of containers, as well as the cleaning and decontamination of equipment;
  • Applicable State/Federal pesticide laws & regulations;
  • Understand /correctly interpret label and labeling information;
  • Understand principles of Integrated Pest Management.
PA Dept of Ag.

PA Dept. of Ag Credits - CORE - 6

General & Household Pest Control

This is a one-day 6-hour class.  This class is designed to be used in lieu of 40 hrs of on-the training for the NJDEP Category 7A License.  In addition, you must also take the Basic Pesticide Training Course for CORE Certification to be certified. 

PA Dept of Ag.

PA Dept of Ag. Credits - CORE - 6 / Cat 11 - Household/Health Related - 4 / Cat 15 - Public Health-Vertebrate Research - 2 / Cat 23 - Park/School Pest Control - 6

Termites & Other Wood Destroying Insects

This is a two-day 12-hour class.  This class is designed to be used in lieu of 40 hrs of on-the-job training. Commercial applicator or operator candidates are required to complete 40 hours of on-the-job training, if available.

The content of the Category 7B Training Course is to include at a minimum:

  • State Pesticide Regulations
  • Pesticide Toxicity
  • Hazards of Pesticide Use
  • Subterranean Termites
  • Pest Management and Control
  • Pesticide Application Equipment and Techniques
  • Dry wood Termites, Formosan Termites
PA Dept of Ag.

A Dept of Ag. Credits (Must Attend both Days) - CORE - 6 / Cat 11- Household/Health Related - 3  / Cat 12 - Wood Destroying Pests - 10 / Cat 23 - Park/School Pest Control - 3

Mosquito & Tick Pest Control

This is a one-day 6-hour class.   In addition, you must also take the Basic Pesticide Training Class to be NJDEP certified.

PA Dept of Ag.

PA Dept of Ag. Credits - CORE - 1 / Cat 16 - Public Health-Invertebrate Research - 8 / Cat 23 - Park/School Pest Control - 8

IPM - Intergrated Pest Management in Schools

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.

PA Dept of Ag.

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

NJPMA Workshops

We invite you to join us for the NJPMA Bed Bug Onine Workshop on January 28th.  This workshop will feature a mix of in-depth sessions featuring the latest research and technology in the pest management industry and how to combat rodents.  A great opportunity to directly reach the professionals working in the Bed Bug Pest Control Industry.

PA Dept of Ag.

PA Dept. of Ag Credits 

Core - 2.0
11 - Household / Health Related - 4.0
23 - Park / School Pest Control - 4.0

On Wednesday, February 24th  | 8am - 1230pm, we invite you to join us for the NJPMA Wood Destroying Insects Online Workshop.   This workshop will feature a mix of in-depth sessions focusing on the latest research and technology in the pest management industry and how to combat Wood Destroying Insects.  A great opportunity to directly reach the professionals working in the WDI Pest Control Industry.

PA Dept of Ag.

PA Dept. of Ag Credits 

12 - Wood Destroying Pests - 7 

18 - Demonstration & Research - 7

2021 Spring conf

We invite you to join us for the Two-Day NJPMA Spring Conference Online Workshop On March 30th & 31st, 2021.  This workshop will feature a mix of in-depth sessions focusing on the latest research and technology in the pest management industry and how to Pests.  A great opportunity to directly reach the professionals working in the Pest Control Industry.

PA Dept of Ag.

PA Dept. of Ag Credits 

Day #1

Core - 2
11 - Household / Related - 4
23 - Park / School Pest Control - 4

 

PA Dept. of Ag Credits 

Day #2

Core - 2
11 - Household / Related - 4
12 - Wood Destroying Pests - 2
15 - Public Health / Vertebrate - 4
23 - Park / School Pest Control - 4

 

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UPCOMING EVENTS

General & Household Pest Control - Webinar

04/19/2021

3B - Turf Pest Control - Webinar

04/20/2021

Basic Pesticide Training / CORE - Webinar - SPANISH

04/20/2021

Basic Pesticide Training / CORE - Webinar

04/21/2021

Category 7B Termites and Other WDI Training - Webinar

04/22/2021