4 HOURS: AGRICULTURAL PLANT
After purchasing this course, a link will automatically be sent to your email and you can start right now. These CORE approved courses can be used to recertify in any category. The SCDPR considers this a “blanket coverage” course, so any applicator in any category can use this course for general credits, but not category specific requirements. This course is designed to allow South Carolina Commercial Pesticide Applicators, Private Applicators, and Noncommercial Applicators who are already certified to earn 4 Continuing Certification Units (CCUs) in the Core Category.
This course covers the following materials: Concepts in Weed Control, Herbicide Formulations, Soil Applied Herbicides, Pesticide Interaction in Crops and Weeds, Common Weeds, Biotic vs Abiotic, The Disease Pyramid, Organic Field Crop Production, Crop Rotation, Pesticide Drift, Protecting Water, and Heat Stress.
NOTE: As per the Clemson University Regulatory Services Department of Pesticide Regulation, you cannot repeat a Distance Learning course in a recertification cycle. PESTED updates our courses annually. If you are not sure if you have taken this course, please call PESTED and we will check your account history. This course is online. All that is required is an internet connection and an email address. True/False quizzes are given at the end of each section to enhance the student’s learning. This course is narrated and self-paced, with high quality images of insect and animal species as well as equipment.
Students will be able to print their certificate after sending their completion e-mail at the end of the course. Students will be able to print their certificates up until December 31st. If you need a certificate for courses taken in a previous cycle please call or e-mail us. If we do not receive the completion e-mail after course completion your credits will not be reported to the state.