Core & Right of Way Training & Exam
October 8th , 2014
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location: Washington County Agriculture Center
Jackson Ave. Chipley, Fl. Suite A
East Wing Conference Room
Total 7 Ceus in: 3 Core & 4 Private, 4 right of way,
2 Demo & Research, 2 Natural Areas Weed Mgmt.
To Register Contact Matt or Cynthia at 850-638-6180 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Agenda: CORE Training and Exam
7:45-8:00 — Registration and Introduction
8:00-9:40 Pesticide Effects on Humans and the Environment
Understanding the environmental fate of pesticides and the impact on humans enables the applicator to make the safest product selection.
9:40 – 10:40 Pesticide Labeling
By familiarizing themselves with pesticide labels, applicators learn how to use products in a manner that reduces the risk of harm to people and the environment.
10:40-11:40 CEUs Issued / Exam
11:40-12:30—Scheduled time for lunch break
Agenda: Right of Way Training & Exam
12:30-1:20 p.m.— Weed Biology and Identification – Understanding plant growth and identification allows correct herbicide selection
1:20-2:10 p.m.— Weed Control Methods – Review or current chemical and non-chemical herbicides and techniques
2:10-2:25 p.m.— Break
2:25-3:15 p.m.— Understanding Herbicide Labels – By familiarizing themselves with product labels, applicators will be able to use herbicides in a manner that protects people, wildlife and natural resources.
3:15-4:05 p.m.— Calculating Application Rates — Mathematic determination of the area being treated assists the applicator in effective control of undesirable vegetation and apply herbicides safely.
4:05-4:15 p.m. – Review / Eval
4:15-5:20 p.m. – Exam