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Upcoming Pesticide and Green Industry Training

Which Pesticide License Do I Need?

Upcoming Training Opportunities

  • GI-BMP (Green Industry Best Management Practices)

    • Required training to apply for Limited Certification for Urban Landscape Commercial Fertilizer which will be required to apply fertilizers or other soil amendments commercially beginning January 1, 2014
    • CEUs for Core and L&O, O&T, LCLM, ROW, L&O, LLM, or Private Applicator

    Online training available at Green Industries Best Management Practices

    March 5, 2015 – Panama City contact Julie McConnell 850-784-6105  juliebmcconnell@ufl.edu Flyer available here: GI-BMP 03/05/15

    March 17, 2015 – Santa Rosa County contact Blake Thaxton 850-623-3868 bthaxton@ufl.edu

    March 19, 2015 – Tallahassee contact Taylor Vandiver at 850-606-520 or tavandiver@ufl.edu Flyer available here: GI-BMP 03/19/15

    April 28, 2015 Chipley contact Matt Orwat at 850-638-6180 or mjorwat@ufl.edu

     

    Limited Pesticide Training and Exams

    • This training is an opportunity to earn CEUs for the following pesticide licenses or categories:  Limited Lawn & Ornamental, Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance, Ornamental & Turf, Private Ag, or General Standards CORE.  For renewal CEUs only, participants can attend until the lunch break to earn 4 CEUs.
    • If you need to test for Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance (LCLM), you must attend all day to earn the 6 CEUs required to take this exam.  Exams will be available for LCLM and for LLO (Limited Lawn & Ornamental) pesticide licensing at the end of the session unless noted as a “renewal only” class

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    March 5, 2015 – Escambia County contact Beth Bolles at 850-475-5230 or bbolles@ufl.edu or register online at http://www.eventbrite.com/e/limited-pesticide-training-tickets-15360908892

    March 5, 2015 – Escambia County Renewal Only contact Beth Bolles at 850-475-5230 or bbolles@ufl.edu

    March 26, 2015 – Tallahassee contact Taylor Vandiver at 850-606-5200 or tavandiver@ufl.edu

    April 1, 2015 – Panama City contact Julie McConnell at 850-784-6105 or juliebmcconnell@ufl.edu  Limited Commercial Maintenance 040115 Bay

    April 14, 2015 – Chipley contact Matt Orwat at 850-638-6180 or mjorwat@ufl.edu

     

    Ornamental & Turf and General Core Training and Testing

    • Review and exams for Ornamental & Turf applicator and General Core

    Right of Way and General Core Training and Testing

    • Review and exams for Right of Way applicator and General Core

    March 30, 2015 – Chipley contact Matt Orwat at 850-638-6180 or mjorwat@ufl.edu

    Aquatic Pesticide and General Core Training and Testing

    • Review and exams for Aquatic Pest Control applicator and General Core

    April 7, 2015 – Chipley contact Matt Orwat at 850-638-6180 or mjorwat@ufl.edu

    Limited Structural Pest Control Training and Testing

    • Review and exam for Limited Structural Pest Control

    Private Applicator Training and Testing

    • Review and exam for Private Applicator

 

Training Information

 To Take Exams in Leon County, schedule an appt at 850-606-5202 – Genice Harris

If your job requires that you spray restricted-use pesticides on golf courses, cemeteries, parks, or athletic fields, then you must be licensed through the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.

Helpful Information

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