The Pest Management Career Training Course

 

This course can be used for:

 

  • Required training for those wishing to become licensed in New York.
  • Apprenticeship training for new employees.

For new students, this course consists of classroom lectures, homework assignments, and exams.  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 take the state exams. 

 

  • DATES: February 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21, March 5 and 6, 2019
  • 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. Under no circumstances will registration be allowed at the door.

Payment is final.

Click here for more information and to register online

 

 

 

AGENDA

 

SESSION 1 – Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Overview of Pest Management Operations

Federal Laws, Regulations, Acts

SESSION 2 – Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Pests & Pesticides

Formulations, Chemical Classes & Modes of Action

SESSION 3 – Thursday, February 7, 2019

Toxicity of Pesticides

Personal Protection

 

SESSION 4 – Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Environmental Considerations

The Label & SDS

 

SESSION 5 – Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Equipment Use & Application Techniques

Handling Pesticides

IPM

SESSION 6 – Thursday, February 14, 2019

Insect Classification

Roaches

 

SESSION 7 – Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Ants

Stinging Insects

 

SESSION 8 – Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Flies

Blood Feeders

SESSION 9 – Thursday, February 21, 2019

Occasional Invaders

Stored Product Pests

Proper Practices in Food-Handling Establishments

 

SESSION 10 – Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Rodents

SESSION 11 – Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Regulatory Review

Final Exam

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