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Ramkota Best Western

800 N Poplar St

Casper, WY 82601

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Check the PSEP website at https://uwyoextension.org/psep/

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Pesticide Applicator Program and Testing Road Show

We have merged Initial Applicator Training with Recertification of Commercial Applicators. This has reduced the fees charged for this program and provides you with parallel learning opportunities.

This is for event registration only - you are responsible for making your own hotel reservations.

Initial Applicator Certification Training Agenda

Tuesday Morning - Core Manual Review; Federal and State Rules and Regs; Worker Protection Standard.

Tuesday Afternoon - Attend Recertification Program.

Wednesday Morning - Insect Biology, ID, Insecticide Mode of Action; Weed Biology, ID, Herbicide Mode of Action; Plant disease and control (Review of topics from Categories 901A, B, & C and 903 A, B, & C).

Wednesday Afternoon - Attend pertinent topics from the Recertification Agenda.

Thursday Morning - Calibration exercises.

Thursday Afternoon - CORE and Category exams.

  • We highly encourage you to read all manuals pertaining to the category in which you plan on taking exams - your rate of passing will significantly increase. PDF's of all manuals are available using this link or you can order manuals from UW using this form.
  • You must pass the CORE and at least one other category exams with a minimum of 70% in order to be issued a license.

Check-in begins at 7 AM Tuesday January 22, 2019.

Class for Initial applicators starts promptly at 8 AM.

Your registration fee includes breakfast, lunch, and the banquet meal Wednesday. It also includes breakfast and lunch Thursday. You are welcome to bring a guest to the Wednesday banquet, but be sure to register them by purchasing a banquet ticket. You are on your own for all meals Tuesday.

In addition to Initial Applicator Training you will be able to take advantage of some of the benefits of programming offered at recertification training. Be certain to look for this option in the ticket types and RSVP if you plan on participating.

NEW! Respirator fit testing will be available - Tuesday Afternoon January 22, 2019.

In order to take advantage of this service…

  • REQUIRED: You must provide proof of doctor clearance (medical evaluation) to Consolidated Manufacturing Enterprises, Inc. (CME) the day of fit testing in Casper. You will not be fit tested if you do not provide a medical evaluation.

  • REQUIRED: You must bring your own respirator(s).

  • REQUIRED: There is a separate fit testing fee of $55 per test payable to:Consolidated Manufacturing Enterprises, Inc.

  • Consolidated Manufacturing Enterprises, Inc., will issue a certificate of clearance on site and mail the official fit test card to the applicator.

  • REQUIRED: There is a separate ticket type for this service in this Eventbrite registration site – you must add this (free) ticket (RSVP) if you intend to be fit tested so that we have an accurate count of individuals interested in this service.

Contact Jeff Edwards with questions at:

jedward4@uwyo.edu or 307-837-2956

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Ramkota Best Western

800 N Poplar St

Casper, WY 82601

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