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Nevada Pesticide Applicator Certification and Training

Upcoming Trainings

Pesticide Applicator Certification/License Workshop And Weed Identification & Management

California Trail Interpretive Center at Hunter Exit, North of I-80
May 3- 4, 2017

Registration: No registration fee, but please RSVP to Candie Kevan (kevanc@unce.unr.edu; 775-738-7291) by April 21 for a lunch head count (for the May 3 training). Space is limited.

Certification Information: Cost for those taking the certification exam on May 4 is $50. Please make checks payable to "Nevada Department of Agriculture." A Nevada Pesticide Applicator Training Guide may be downloaded Here. For questions, call (775) 738-7291.

Licensee Information: All day attendance on May 3 will earn 8 continuing education units (CEUs), including 2 in "Laws" and 6 in the "General" category.

May 3, Certification School & Licensee Workshop

TIME TOPIC SPEAKER
8:00 - 8:45 Pesticide Laws and Regulations/ Certification Update Chuck Moses
Nevada Department of Agriculture
8:45 – 9:15 Weed Management Basics Sam Cisney
Bureau of Land Management
9:15 – 10:00 Weed Identification & Control Kent McAdoo
Univ. Nevada Cooperative Extension
10:00 – 10:15 Break  
10:15 – 10:45 Revegetating to Compete with Weeds Kent McAdoo
Univ. Nevada Cooperative Extension
10:45 – 11:15 Pollinator Protection Chuck Moses
Nevada Department of Agriculture
11:15 – 12:00 Worker Protection Standards & Record Keeping Bret Allen
Nevada Department of Agriculture
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch  
1:00 – 2:00 NV Weed Laws/EDDMaps Jake Dick
Nevada Department of Agriculture
2:00 – 2:30 Clean Water Act/NPDES Update Chuck Moses
Nevada Department of Agriculture
2:30 – 3:15 Vertebrate Pest Management Bret Allen
Nevada Department of Agriculture
3:15 – 3:30 Break  
3:30 – 4:15 Herbicide Equipment Calibration Sam Cisney & BLM Crew
Bureau of Land Management
4:15 – 5:00 Exam Review Chuck Moses
Nevada Department of Agriculture

May 4, Certification Testing

TIME TOPIC SPEAKER
8:30-11:00 Certification Testing Bret Allen
Nevada Department of Agriculture