Lawn & Ornamental - license needed for those who apply pesticides to government or business owned properties - bring completed application: http://forms.freshfromflorida.com/13610.pdf
Commercial Landscape Maintenance - license needed for those who apply pesticides in plant beds and shrubs on customer's properties - bring completed application: http://forms.freshfromflorida.com/13604.pdf
Proof of business liability insurance is required for the Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance license. A check payable to DACS in the amount of $150 is required for the exam. Study materials for both licenses should be ordered and reviewed prior to class.
These test study manuals are available from the IFAS Bookstore in Gainesville, either by ordering online or by calling 1-800-226-1764. If you order with a credit card, you should receive the books within 4-5 business days.
- Applying Pesticides Correctly: A Guide for Pesticide Applicators (CORE) (SM-1). Also called the "CORE Manual".
- Ornamental and Turfgrass Pest Management (Ornamental and Turf; Lawn and Ornamental Exams) (SM-7).
- The 2008 Florida Statutes, Chapter 482: Structural Pest Control Act
- Florida Administrative Code, Chapter 5E-14: Entomology - Pest Control Regulations
Note: you only need 5E-14, not 5E-13 (or anything before that) or 5E-15 (or anything after that).
2 CORE, 4 O&T, 4 PA AG, 4 L&O, 4 LCLM, 4 LL&O
Lunch will be provided.