Preparation for Exams
During the short course presentations will review a great deal of the material that will be covered on the General Standards (CORE), aquatic, natural area, and right-of-way category certification exams. In addition, it is highly recommended that you review the appropriate Pesticide Application Training Manual for the categories you will be testing in.
Questions for the pesticide certification exams are derived from training manuals available from the University of Florida, IFAS Bookstore. You may order these manuals at ANY time through the bookstore’s website or by calling (800) 226-1764.
These manuals are approximately 100 pages long. In order to insure that you have adequate time to read these materials and prepare for the exams, you are encouraged to purchase manuals prior to the short course.
|Bookstore ID Code
|Applying Pesticides Correctly
||General Standards (CORE)
|Aquatic Pest Control
|Natural Areas Weed Management
|Right-of-Way Pest Control
|Ornamental and Turfgrass Pest Management
||Ornamental & Turf
For other category manuals visit the IFAS Bookstore online or call (800) 226-1764.
Review Session• Wednesday, May 7, 2014 • 7:00-9:00pm:
An informal study session will be offered for those who wish to ask questions and receive additional instruction on examination topics.
IFAS Publication Sales
Aquatic weed, weed science, and aquatic plant extension publications from the University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) will be available for sale at the short course. You will be able to choose from plant identification books, pesticide training manuals, educational videos, weed control guides, and related publications. For advance purchases, please contact the IFAS Extension Bookstore at (352) 392-1764.