The Pest Management Career Training Course

Required training for those wishing to become licensed in New York

This course consists of classroom lectures, homework assignments, and final exam.  A minimum grade of 70 and attendance at all sessions is required for passing.  Students who pass will receive a certificate which will allow them to sit for the state exams. 


DATES:  August 21, 22, 23,  September 4, 5, 6, 11, 12, 13, 19, 20, 2018
TIME: 6:00 pm to 9:30 pm
LOCATION:  Bug Off’s Career Training Center 1085 Saint Nicholas Ave, (164-165 Sts.), New York, NY 10032
COST:  Entire course, including manuals:  $600.00

Pre-registration is required. Space is limited. Payment is final.

Under no circumstances will registration be allowed at the door.

Session Breakdown

SESSION 1:        Tuesday, August 21, 2018 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Overview of Pest Management Operations.
Federal Laws, Regulations, Acts.

SESSION 2:        Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Pests and Pesticides
Formulations, Chemical Classes, Modes of Action

SESSION 3:        Thursday, August 23, 2018, 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Toxicity of Pesticides
Personal Protection.

SESSION 4:       Tuesday, September 4, 2018, 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Environmental Considerations
The Label and MSDS

SESSION 5:       Wednesday, September 5, 2018, 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Equipment Use and Application Techniques
Handling Pesticides

SESSION 6:       Thursday, September 6, 2018, 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Insect Classification

SESSION 7:       Tuesday, September 11, 2018, 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Stinging Insects

SESSION 8:       Wednesday, September 12, 2018, 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Blood Feeders

SESSION 9:       Thursday, September 13, 2018, 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Occasional Invaders
Stored Product Pests
Proper Practices in Food-Handling Establishments

SESSION 10:       Wednesday, September 19, 2018, 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Domestic Rodents

SESSION 11:       Thursday, September 20, 2018, 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Regulatory Review
Final exam

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