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Commercial Pesticide Application
COM PEST APP
CLASS CODE: AGRON 260 CREDITS:  1
DIVISION: AGRICULTURAL AND LIFE SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT: AGRICULTURE BUSINESS SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

CATALOG DESCRIPTION: Course is designed to prepare those wishing to obtain a commercial applicator's license for a wide variety of herbicide, insecticide and fungicide and industry applications.
DESCRIPTION: Course is to prepare those wishing to obtain a commercial applicator's license for a wide variety of herbicide, insecticide and fungicide and industry applications.
TOPICS: Pesticide handling, safety, worker protection and pesticide laws.
OBJECTIVES: 1. Study pesticide handling, safety, worker protection and and pesticide laws as they pertain to obtaining your state commercial pesticide license.
2. Study the law and safety manual, pest characteristics pertaining to your category, and pesticide toxicity as it relates to the EPA categories.
3. Prepare to take at least two state written exams.
REQUIREMENTS: You must pass the state exams with a 70% or better to pass the class. You may retake the state exams as determined by the state.
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EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2002