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Pesticide Safety Instructor Training Workshops 

Update your knowledge of changing regulations!

Published:  January 19, 2017

Spring 2017 Pesticide Instructor TrainingsThis course meets the requirements established by the revised 2018 Worker Protection Standard, which is mandated by the US Environmental Protection Agency and the California Department of Pesticide Regulation. This workshop, presented by the UC Integrated Pest Management Program and AgSafe, will qualify participants who successfully complete the program to train fieldworkers and pesticide handlers under these revised regulations. Topics will cover pesticide exposure, signs and symptoms of illness, emergency medical care, proper use of personal protective equipment, safe handling and transportation of pesticides, and laws and regulations regarding labels and safety data sheets.

Who Should Attend?

  • Ag supervisors
  • Growers
  • Farm Labor Contractors
  • Safety Managers
  • Safety Trainers

Cost

  • $150 per person. Payment is by credit card only.
  • Continental breakfast, lunch and materials provided. Includes a certificate of completion.
  • No refunds will be given.
  • Space is limited, register early!

Dates

Classes will be from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Check-in begins at 7:45am.
Continuing Education Hours will be available through California Department of Pesticide Regulations (DPR).

February 7 March 9 March 21 March 22
San Diego
Spanish
Ventura
English
Santa Maria
English
Chico
English
March 23 March 28 March 29 March 30
Chico
Spanish
Bakersfield
Spanish
Tulare
English
Fresno
Spanish
April 4 April 6 April 7 April 11

Modesto
English/Spanish

Sonoma Co.
English
Sonoma Co.
Spanish
Imperial
English/Spanish

Registration
Registration is only online. For details and to register, visit www.ipm.ucanr.edu/events or www.agsafe.org.

Questions
Contact us by email at pesticidesafety@ucanr.edu
or by calling (530) 750-1252

Updates to Train-the-Trainer instruction & materials funded in part by DPR.

Contact Information

Department of Agriculture / Weights & Measures
Business Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Closed 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Address
Main Office
133 Aviation Boulevard
Suite 110
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

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