INITIAL PESTICIDE CERTIFICATION MEETING

  • May 5, 2020 - White River Junction, VT
  • May 6, 2020 - Burlington, VT

​REGISTRATION
Registration fee is $30.
After April 19, Late Registration is $40.
Spaces are limited so register early!
Please register ONLINE at:  www.eiseverywhere.com/initialpesticidecert2020
 

* DEADLINE MAY 3 *
To request a disability-related accommodation to participate in this program please contact Sarah Kingsley-Richards at (802) 656-0475 by April 13, 2020 so we may assist you.
Contact
Sarah Kingsley-Richards
(802) 656-0475
sarah.kingsley@uvm.edu
www.uvm.edu/extension/psep

Notes for 2020

  •  Registration is ONLINE ONLY. Please see links for each site inside brochure.
  •  Lunch will NOT be provided. You may bring your own or leave during the break to seek other options.

This program will provide review of the Northeast CORE Manual 3rd edition and the Vermont pesticide regulations necessary to understand to pass the Vermont Pesticide Applicator CORE exam. This review is NOT intended as a substitute for study of the manual and regulations.

The CORE Exam will be given after the review in the afternoon from 2-4 p.m.
(No category exams will be given but can be scheduled with VAAFM for a later date.)

Audience This review is for anyone in the state of Vermont who uses, supervises, recommends, or sells pesticides and/or trains Worker Protection Standard handlers/workers including landscapers, nursery employees, farmers, agricultural employers (WPS compliance), garden center employees, pest control operators, government or municipal employees, university employees, etc.

Pesticide Applicators
This program will provide FOUR Vermont recertification credits. The exam is not required for those attending for credits.

Site Options
Two site options are available.
YOU ONLY NEED TO ATTEND ONE SITE.

Please choose site during registration.

Tuesday, May 5
Armed Forces Reserve Center
209 Balsam Lane (off Route 5 South) White River Junction, VT

- or -

Wednesday, May 6
Robert Miller Community Center 130 Gosse Court, Burlington, VT

At each location, meeting will be:
 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
 Coffee and pastries provided.
 Lunch on your own.

Study Materials
It is necessary to study the CORE manual and inserts BEFORE the review to have all the knowledge necessary to pass the exam.
CORE manuals ($41) and required inserts (pdf downloads) must be obtained in advance from the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets at https://bit.ly/2QvR7MT 

Event Date: 
Wednesday, May 6, 2020 (All day)

Contact Information

Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets

116 State Street
Montpelier, Vt 05620-2901
802.828.2430

 

Program Contacts

  • Media Inquiries                      802.622.4662
  • Licensing & Registration        802.828.2436
  • Business Development          802.828.1619
  • Feed, Seed, Fertilizer & Lime  802.828.2431
  • Working Lands                    802.622.4477
  • Public Health & Resource Management                802.828.2431
  • Laboratory                                  802.585.6073
  • Animal Health                        802.828.2421
  • Dairy                              802.828.2433
  • Consumer Protection / Weights & Measures                           802.828.2433
  • Produce Program                  802.522.3132
  • Meat Inspection                    802.828.2426
  • Water Quality                               802.828.2431
    • Farmer Assistance                    802.622.4098
    • Enforcement                                802.828.2431
    • Reports                                      802.272.0323
    • BMP's                                      802.828.3474
  • Act 250                          802.828.2431 
  • Pesticide                        802.828.2431