Do you have an employee who has studied hard but failed the Oregon Department of Agriculture pesticide applicator license exam? Or who needs in-depth training in pesticide application and safety, or extra coaching in math and calibration skills needed for accurate applications?
The Small Business Development Center at Linn-Benton Community College is offering a course designed to prepare your senior Spanish-speaking agriculture workers to take the State of Oregon Department of Agriculture pesticide applicator exam.
This 10-hour course in Spanish will be held on Friday, Feb. 17 and on Friday, Feb. 24 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the LBCC Calapooia Center, room CC-213, 2nd floor, 6500 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany.
Cost for the course is $99 and includes all class materials. Upon completion of the course, participants will receive a certificate of completion.
LBCC offers ODA exams at an additional cost of $58 each. For test dates, see the ODA web site at www.oregon.gov/ODA/PEST. The ODA pesticide applicators exam is optional and should be arranged with ODA.
For more information or to register, contact LBCC Business and Employer Services at 541-917-4923.