Sheila Dunning

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Name: Sheila Dunning
Date registered: March 29, 2012

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  1. Best Management Practices — August 31, 2017
  2. Limited Pesticide Review and Exam Class — August 31, 2017
  3. CEU Renewal for Fertilizer and Pesticide Licenses — August 10, 2017
  4. Earn or Renew Your Fertilizer Certification — June 2, 2017
  5. Limited Pesticide Licensing Class — June 2, 2017

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Best Management Practices

 Landscape personnel that apply fertilizer to the lawn or landscape plants must have a state-issued certification to perform this service.     To obtain the certification, individuals must complete a Green Industries Best Management Practices class.  The next opportunity in Okaloosa County is October 2, 2017.  For more information click on the following: GI BMP Oct 2 17

Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2017/08/31/best-management-practices-7/

Limited Pesticide Review and Exam Class

Landscape personnel that apply herbicides, insecticides or fungicides must have a state issued certification in order to perform this type of work.  The next opportunity to attend the review training and sit for the exam is 91317.  For more information click on the date.

Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2017/08/31/limited-pesticide-review-and-exam-class/

CEU Renewal for Fertilizer and Pesticide Licenses

Calling landscape employees!!!  Thursday, August 17, 2017 is the next opportunity for licensed pesticide applicators to earn CEUs for renewal.  Attend one or all sessions to earn what you need.  The class will be held in Ft Walton Bch from 8-2.  For more detail : CEU Renewal 2017

Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2017/08/10/ceu-renewal-for-fertilizer-and-pesticide-licenses/

Earn or Renew Your Fertilizer Certification

The season of fertilizing is in full swing.  If you don’t have a Limited Urban Fertilizer license from FDACS, now is the time to get one.  The first step is completing the Green Industries Best Management Practices class. For more information:  GI-BMP-Statewide-Agenda_writable- June 8 2017

Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2017/06/02/earn-or-renew-your-fertilizer-certification/

Limited Pesticide Licensing Class

If applying pesticides to landscape plants is part of your job, the state of Florida requires a Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance or Limited Lawn and Ornamental pesticide applicator certification for each individual.  To earn this license attend the training in Crestview on 62917.  Click on the date for more information.

Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2017/06/02/limited-pesticide-licensing-class/

CORE / Ornamental & Turf

In order to earn a pesticide application certification for any of the Chapter 487 categories ( Private Applicator, Aquatic, Ornamental & Turf, etc.) you must pass the CORE exam.  To renew any existing license (including Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance) you must complete 2 hours of training.  Monday, May 15th is and opportunity to do these …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2017/05/11/core-ornamental-turf/

Limited Pesticide Training and Exam

Get new employees certified before the spray season begins.  Feb 2 at Ewing Irrigation in Ft Walton there will be a review and exam opportunity.  For more information: 20217. However 2017 brings a few changes. In order to earn CEUs for a current Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance or Limited Lawn and Ornamental you need to stay …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2017/01/11/limited-pesticide-training-and-exam-9/

Pesticide Applicator Training – Inside and Outside

Pesticide applicators needing to renew or obtain a license for treating structures or landscapes should attend the training held January 23, 2017 at the Extension office  3098 Airport Rd Crestview.  Two hours sessions are designed to offer CEUs in various categories.  For more information : Inside and Out Session Flyer 2017

Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/12/21/pesticide-applicator-training-inside-and-outside/

Best Management Practices 2017

As the year comes to a close don’t forget to plan your trainings for next year.  On Friday February 3, 2017, the Green Industries Best Management Practices class will be held at Ewing Irrigation in Ft. Walton Bch.  Cost is $10.  For more information:  gi-bmp-statewide-agenda_writable-2015-09-22

Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/12/13/best-management-practices-2017/

Renew and Earn Limited Lawn and Ornamental and Right-of-Way Pesticide Licenses

Need to obtain or renew one of the public works pesticide licenses?  Then join us on December 15th, 2016 in Ft. Walton Bch.  Attend one session or all four.  Earn from 1-9 CEUs in many categories.  For more information:  county-pesticide-training-2016

Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/11/30/renew-and-earn-limited-lawn-and-ornamental-and-right-of-way-pesticide-licenses/

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