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Pesticide Applicator Tutorial (Industrial Only) - Winter 2019

Course number : AGEV-102    Section number : C02
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Course Description
This tutorial is designed to help prepare you to write the Pesticide Applicator's Certification Exam in Industrial areas. Topics include legislation & safety, herbicides & weed control, insecticides & disease control, calculations & calibration. The tutorial consists of a series of workshops and hands-on labs.

The industrial designation includes the use of pesticides by ground application for controlling weeds and brush on industrial areas including roadsides, power lines, pipelines, rights of way, easements, railways, petroleum well sites and equipment yards.  This class also includes herbicide application to parking lots and landscaped areas surrounding industrial facilities for the control of designated noxious and restricted weeds.

 
Outcomes
Upon successful completion of Pesticide Applicator Tutorial (Industrial), you will:
  • be able to apply pesticides in industrial areas.
  • know about the safety and legislation involved in pesticide application.
  • feel confident going into your Certified Pesticide Applicator Exam. 

Prerequisites
No prerequisites required.
 
Notes
Lunch and coffee is provided each day of the course.

Please purchase home study material. Home study materials must be purchased separately through Lakeland College 10 business days prior to the start of the course. Call 1-780-853-8646.

Please book your certification exam. The certification exam is an on-line exam and is written at Lethbridge College test center at a time and date booked through Lakeland College (1 780-853-8646) at least 2 weeks prior to date of test. Cost is approximately $225 + GST.
Students must be 18 years of age or older to become Certified Pesticide Applicators.

To get to the Hamman Ag. Research Farm, drive 4 km west of Coalhurst, turn right at Westview Road, cross railway tracks and turn right. Drive 1 km E and turn in at Hamman Ag Research Farm sign & Pest App Banner.

Contact Dr. Bill Hamman at whamman@shaw.ca if you have any questions.

 

Class Details

3 Sessions
Weekly - Mon, Tue, Thu

Location
Hamman Ag. Research Farm

Instructor
Bill Hamman 

Tuition 

$499.00

Registration Closes On
Friday, March 22, 2019 @ 12:00 AM


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
3/25/2019 - 3/28/2019 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Thu 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Lethbridge, Hamman Ag. Research Farm  Map Bill Hamman  ClassRoom

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