NCDA&CS Pesticide Applicators Online Options for Continuing Education Credit

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Due to the current restrictions on public gatherings because of COVID-19, there are now online options to earn pesticide continuing education credit.

N.C. Cooperative Extension now has the option to host live online classes for NCDA&CS sealpesticide credit. A webcam or smartphone with camera is required for attendance. These classes are open to all applicators and can be found by searching “online” in the Approved Continuing Education Courses calendar or by contacting your local Cooperative Extension office. Online classes will have “Online” listed as their address and city. See the course calendar listing for approved pesticide credits and fee information.

If your certification date is 6/30/2020, 5 self-paced online training opportunities are available for a limited time. These online trainings are NOT an option and you will NOT receive credit if your certification date is anything other than 6/30/2020. These classes cannot be repeated for additional credit. Cost: $15/each. Each class will earn 1 hour of pesticide credit in the following categories: A, B, D, G, H, K, I, L, M, O, N, T, and X. REMINDER: In order to recertify, your credits cannot all be earned in the same calendar year.

Self-paced online classes for applicators with 6/30/2020 certification dates:

Understanding Pesticide Labels

Proper Use of Pesticides NC

Pesticide Spray Drift

2020 Pesticide Storage, Disposal and Container Recycling

2020 Pesticide Hazards and Health

These courses may also be found by searching “online” in the Approved Continuing Education Courses calendar. They are dated 6/30/2020 but can be completed at any time.

Pesticides Section

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Kim Davis, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionKim DavisCounty Extension Support Specialist Call Kim E-mail Kim N.C. Cooperative Extension, Avery County Center
Posted on Apr 22, 2020
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