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20 Hour Structural Pest Control Apprentice Training Course

New employee training, focusing on Applicator Certification and Licensing, State and Federal Laws, Environmental Protection, General Safety, Entomology, Pesticide mode of action, Pesticide Label Comprehension, Application Equipment, and Integrated Pest Management (IPM).

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6 Hour School IPM Course for TDA

This introductory course is for School district administrators, animal control specialists, code enforcement agents, and pest management professionals. This course offers SPCS-TDA license holders 1 Pest CEU toward annual license renewal.

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Herbicide - Mode of action CEU

Those who participate in this course will learn about herbicides, different modes of action, and different herbicide families. Pesticide applicators looking to receive 1 hour of credit for TDA pesticide general CEU can be earned with this course.

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IPM for School Gardens 101

Do you know how to apply IPM principles to your school garden as required by Texas state law? After this course, learners will know how IPM principles apply to school gardens, differentiate between harmful and beneficial insects, and more. District School IPM Coordinators can use this module as part of their education plan.

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Minimizing Spray Drift CEU

This course is for Texas Department of Agriculture Pesticide Applicators seeking TDA continuing education units (CEUs). This course provides 1- Drift Minimization CEU. Applicators who complete the course will gain knowledge of the factors affecting pesticide drift, such as inversion, spray nozzles, and drift factors.

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Pesticides and Pest Resistant Plants

This course is for private applicators needing CEU credits. After completing this course, you will learn and understand the basic components of pest resistance, how to avoid it, and how to fix it. You will receive 1 CEU credit in IPM category.

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Public Health Pest Management Category Training

This course is a blended course designed for state, county, local government noncommercial vector control technicians, and seasonal employees of the vector control agencies. Participants will receive certified training that will prepare them for the Public Health pest control category exam with TDA.

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Texas Lawn and Ornamental Pest Management

As urban areas expand and homeowners continue to want attractive lawns and landscapes, the use of pesticides to control plant pests has continued to grow. Take this course to become an apprentice and learn about pesticides and their proper use, as well as how to apply them for home, lawn, and other landscapes.

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Texas Mosquito Management Course

Students who complete this course will know how to identify and survey pests and how to start an IPM program. Additional information is provided to give participants a greater understanding of public education and control measures. Laws and regulations related to pesticides are also covered.

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Texas Pest Category Pest Management

Designed for Technician Apprentices, Technicians, and Certified Applicators with a Pest Category license, or others looking to advance their training in “Pest Category”. Through this course, you will learn basic and advanced instruction in pest management.

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Texas Private Pesticide Applicator Training

Prepare to take the Private Applicator Exam administered by the Texas Department of Agriculture with this course designed for pesticide applicators in Texas. Private pesticide applicators use or supervise the use of restricted-use or state-limited-use pesticides or herbicides to produce an agricultural commodity.

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Texas Termite Category Pest Management

This course is for Technician Apprentices, Technicians, and Certified Applicators licensed in the Termite Category of the Structural Pest Control Service (SPCS), a division of Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA). Participants will gain an advanced understanding of termite identification, biology, and pest management.

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