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HOR7013

Course
HOR7013
Course Title
North Carolina Department of Agriculture Pesticide Applicators' Exam Review Class

Description

This eight-hour class will better prepare students to sit for the North Carolina Department of Agriculture Pesticide Applicators' Examination. The material included on the CORE and Ornamentals & Turfgrass Pest Control exams will be covered. Students should have read and studied the three manuals: Applying Pesticides Correctly, N.C. Pesticide Laws & Regulations, and Ornamentals & Turfgrass Pest Control (available from http://www.agr.state.nc.us/SPCAP/pesticides/CATEGEXP.HTM).

Please note: This is an exam prep course only. Students must contact the North Carolina Dept. of Agriculture for the exam registration (919.733.3556).

Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be better prepared to sit for the North Carolina Department of Agriculture Pesticide Applicators' Examination. Students should be able to demonstrate knowledge of Applying Pesticides correctly, North Carolina Pesticide Laws & Regulations, and Pest Control of Ornamental Turfgrass.

Content

Introduction & Overview

  • Applying Pesticides Safely and Correctly
  • North Carolina Pesticide Laws & Regulations
  • Ornamental Plant Pest Control
  • Turfgrass Pest Control

Prerequisites

None

Method of Instruction

Lecture and PowerPoint presentations

Evaluation

  • Exam: No
  • Class Participation: Yes
  • Demonstration of Skills: Yes