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Limited Commercial and Limited Lawn and Ornamental Programs Polk 2016

UF/IFAS Polk County Extension Service

Thursday, October 12, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT)

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Participant taking Limited Commercial Maintenance exam Oct 11, 2017 $40.00 $0.00
Participant taking Limited Lawn and Ornamental Exam Oct 11, 2017 $40.00 $0.00
Participant taking exam another time Oct 11, 2017 $40.00 $0.00
Participant for CEUs Oct 11, 2017 $40.00 $0.00
Participant paying at the door Oct 12, 2017 $45.00 $0.00

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About this training

Limited Commercial Maintenance
This training provides the six hours of required instruction in order to take the Limited Commercial Maintenance exam to acquire the license to use caution labeled products in beds and shrubs associated with buildings as part of a landscape business.  

See details of this license here http://polk.ifas.ufl.edu/AG_Safety/pesticide_licenses/limited_commercial_maintenance.shtml  

 

Limited Lawn and Ornamental
This training also covers material or the Limited Lawn and Ornamental Exam for in house maintenance crews of school, and other managed properties in turf and ornamental areas associated with buildings. Training is not mandatory in order to take this exam. 

See details of this license here http://polk.ifas.ufl.edu/AG_Safety/pesticide_licenses/limited_lawn_ornamental.shtml

Please note the name of these licenses are easily confused with three other licenses! 
For an explanation of the available licenses see this EDIS publication: Licensing of Lawn and Ornamental Pesticide Applicators in Florida at
http://polk.ifas.ufl.edu/AG_Safety/files/pdf/LicensingOfLawnAndOrnamental.pdf

See more information on available licenses at www.polksmallfarms.com  

 

Renewal CEUs
Limited and other pesticide applicators may also attend to earn CEUs for license renewal.  This training will allow those currently holding a limited license to renew their license. This training is approved for 3 Core (3 Chpt 487 Core and 3 Chapter 482 Core) and 3 category CEUS for a total of 6 CEUs. 

Category CEUs are as follows: Limited Commercial Maintenance, Limited Urban Fertilizer, Limited Lawn & Ornamental. 

  

Class Agenda 
Susan Haddock, Extension Agent, Hillsborough County

  • 8:30 - 9:20  Pesticide Laws & Regulations
  • 9:30 - 10:20  Pesticide Labels, Safety
  • 10:30 - 11:20 Formulations, Proper Application

Mary Beth Henry, Extension Agent, Polk County

  • 11:30 - 12:20  Insects of Ornamentals

Pick up renewal CEUs
12:20 - 1:20  Break for lunch which will be provided

  • 1:20 - 2:10  Weed Control in Ornamentals
  • 2:20 - 3:10  Common Diseases of Ornamentals
  • 3:30  Exam

 

Materials Required for Taking Exams

Limited Commercial Maintenance

 

Limited Lawn and Ornamental

  • Completed application for exam (including picture,and $150 Check to FDACS)
  • Download it below and bring the completed form to class.

Study Materials for Both Exams
Study manuals are available from the IFAS Bookstore in Gainesville, by calling 1-800-226-1764. If you order with a credit card, you should receive the books within 4-5 business days.

Study Manuals

Actual Law to Read

Helpful free publications to download

 

Please note there is an additional $5 fee for on site payment. 

Additional classes in Hillsborough County. 
Contact Susan Haddock at (813) 744-5519 or http://hillsborough.ifas.ufl.edu/prohort/events/index.shtml

Have questions about Limited Commercial and Limited Lawn and Ornamental Programs Polk 2016? Contact UF/IFAS Polk County Extension Service

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UF/IFAS Polk County Extension Service
1702 S Holland Pkwy
Bartow, FL 33830

Thursday, October 12, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT)


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UF/IFAS Polk County Extension Service

 

Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) is an Equal Employment Opportunity Institution authorized to provide research, educational information and other services only to individuals and institutions that function with non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Cooperative Extension Service, University of Florida, IFAS, Florida A. & M., University Cooperative Extension Program, and Boards of County Commissioners Cooperating.

 

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