Do you have an employee who has studied hard but failed the Oregon Department of Agriculture pesticide applicator license exam? Do you have an employee 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 courses designed to prepare your senior agriculture workers to take the State of Oregon Department of Agriculture pesticide applicator exam.
The Private Applicator Pesticides course will be held on Thursday, Sept. 20 and Friday, Sept. 21 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the LBCCCalapooia Center, second floor room CC-213, 6500 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany.
The course Laws and Safety Commercial Pesticides, will be held on Thursday, Sept. 27 and Friday, Sept. 28 from 8 a.m. to Noon both days in room CC-213, Calapooia Center.
Cost for each course is $99 and includes all class materials.
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 or call 1-877-533-2900. The ODA pesticide applicators exam is optional and should be arranged with ODA.
For more information or to register, contact LBCC SmallBusiness Development Center at 541-917-4923.