Pesticide Tests & Applicator Training

Nassau County Extension Office information on pesticide testing and applicator training.

State of Florida information on obtaining and renewing specific pesticide certifications.

Landscape Pesticide License Renewal -
Advanced Training 2017

Pesticide training programs last 4 hours from 8am to noon. Receive 4 CEU total.  8-10am the topics will include  IPM review, mapping, monitoring techniques such as sticky traps and preditor ID.  From 10 - noon the topics will include alternative foundation plants and new ornammental plant insects and diseases. The class will be $30 for 4 CEU from now until May 10th, 2017.  After that, pay at the door for $35. Make checks payable to the Nassau County Extension Office. In 2017 the training sessions are scheduled:

Thursday May 18 - 8AM

Register on-line using the following: 
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/landscape-pesticide-license-renewal-advanced-training-tickets-33595070761

Call us at (904)530-6353 or 530-6350 or e-mail rljordi@ufl.edu for training information

Pesticide Testing

Nassau County Extension Agent Rebecca Jordi has scheduled the first Wednesday of every month to administer various pesticide exams such as: 

Aquatic

Forestry

General Standards (CORE)

Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance

Limited Lawn and Ornamental

Natural Areas

Ornamental and Turf

Right of Way

Limited Structural

Agriculture Private Applicator

If you need to take one of these exams please call 904-530-6350 or 904- 530-6353 to reserve your test date. Tests will be administered on the following dates in 2017:

February 1
March 1
April 5
May 3
June 7
July 5
August 2
September 6
October 4
November 1
December 6

Each person is responsible for obtaining the proper documentation prior to taking the test. The tests begin at 8:30am and photo identification must be provided prior to taking the exam.

Locations:

Yulee Office: 86026 Pages Dairy Road Phone 530-6350

Callahan Office: 543350 US Highway 1 Phone 530-6353


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Rebecca Jordi
Horticulture Agent IV
County Extension Director
Contributing Editor
email: rljordi@ufl.edu

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