Continuing Education Calendar 2018

How many credits do you need?

Private Applicator
• 16 credit hours at the end of the 5-year certification period
• 4 of the 16 credits must be Core credits
• Maximum accumulation per year is 8 hours

Public/Commercial/Consultant
• 40 credit hours at the end of the 5-year certification period
• Maximum accumulation per year is 15 hours

Apprentice
• 8 credit hours each licensing period
(From date of license issue to December 31 of the year license is issued)
• 4 of the 8 credits must be Core credits
• Credit hours will only be applied to active licenses


How many credits do I have?

Check your Oregon credit hours here.
http://oda.state.or.us/dbs/pest_stat/search.lasso



OACFA Safety Seminars—Same time, Same Locations!!!

Nov. 6 in Pendleton – Red Lion
Nov. 7 in Springfield – Holiday Inn, Springfield/Eugene
Nov. 8 in Wilsonville – Holiday Inn, Portland South


Aug. 22-24, 2018

Farwest Show in Portland at Oregon Convention Center. Trade show & seminars (Varying credits – OR, WA, LCB). See Seminar schedule: https://farwestshow.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Farwest2018seminars.pdf Or visit https://farwestshow.com for full description of show and registration info.


Aug. 23
8 am to 10 am – Hampton Inn, Nampa, ID
1 pm to 3 pm – Clarion Inn, Ontario, OR

Metam – Soil Fumigation Seminar offered by Taminco/Simplot. No fee and no registration required. 2 CR Covers WPS changes & safe handling practices, proper field preparation/application practices, improving emergency response planning.


SAIF Ag Seminars – Registration will open in September

Free, half-day training sessions will be held around the state from October 2018 to March 2019. Check for dates and locations: https://www.saif.com/trainings/agricultural-seminars.html


Oct 8 to Nov 5 (Mondays 1 pm to 5 pm)

Pesticide Laws & Safety training offered by Clackamas Community College at Oregon City Campus, Clairmont, Rm C118. Plus, testing date TBD. Info: lorettam@clackamas.edu or 503-594-3292


Oct. 19: 8 am to 5 pm

Laws & Safety Recertification at Central Oregon Community College, Chandler Lab 301 in Bend. 8 CR or LCB: 8 credits. Fee: $119 (Class offered for exam candidates: Fee: $149 + exam fee) Call 541.383-7270 or register by Oct. 9th: https://www.enrole.com/cocc/jsp/index.jsp?categoryId=10244


Oct. 23: 8 am to noon

Worker Protection Standard – Pesticide Emphasis offered by OR-OSHA at Labor & Industries Bldg in Salem. 4 Core/other CR. Register: https://www4.cbs.state.or.us/exs/osha/training/training/


Oct. 23, 24 & 25

Oregon Vegetation Management Assn Annual Conference at Seaside Civic-Convention Center in Seaside. Both OR & WA credits anticipated. Fee $200 before Oct. 1 Info: http://www.ovma.net/home.html


Oct. 26: 8 am to 5 pm

Herbicides Ornamental & Turf Recertification at Central Oregon Community College, Boyle Education Center in Bend. 8 CR or LCB: 8 credits Fee: $119 (Class offered for exam candidates: Fee: $149 + exam fee) Call 541.383-7270 or register https://www.enrole.com/cocc/jsp/index.jsp?categoryId=10244


Nov. 1: 1 pm to 5 pm &
Nov. 2: 8 am to 5 pm

Right of Way Recertification at Central Oregon Community College, Chandler Lab 301 in Bend. 12 CR or LCB: 8 credits. Fee: $175 (Class offered for Oregon Right-of-Way & Regulatory Weed Control exam candidates: Fee: $195 + exam fee/) Call 541.383-7270 or register https://www.enrole.com/cocc/jsp/index.jsp?categoryId=10244


Nov. 13 - 15

Willamette Valley Ag Expo at Linn County Fairgrounds in Albany. Exhibits, vendors and recertification classes offered. See http://wvaexpo.com for class descriptions & credits. Info: info@wvaexpo.com or 503-594-3292


Nov. 14: 1 pm to 5 pm

CORE Recertification Course for Private Pesticide applicators offered by OSU Pesticide Safety Education Program at Pine Grove Grange in Hood River. 4 Core CR (OR & WA). Fee: $20. Register: https://emt.oregonstate.edu/statewide-pesticide-safety-education-program-psep/person-recertification-courses/2018 or call 541-737-4197


Nov. 15: 8 am to 5 pm

CORE Concepts Recertification for Private Pesticide applicators offered by OSU Pesticide Safety Education Program at Holiday Inn Portland South in Wilsonville. Cr pending in OR, WA, CA. Fee: $160 inc. lunch. Register: https://emt.oregonstate.edu/statewide-pesticide-safety-education-program-psep/person-recertification-courses/2018 or call 541-737-4197


Nov. 17: 8 am to 5 pm

Private Applicator License Training at Chemeketa Community College, Bldg 61, # 102 in Salem. Fee: $158. 8 CR Core/other. Call 503.399-5139 or register before Nov. 1: https://www.chemeketa.edu/programs-classes/training-certificates/community-agriculture-pesticide-training/


Nov. 27: 8 am to 5 pm

Forestry & Natural Resource Recertification offered by OSU Pesticide Safety Education Program in Corvallis. Fee: $115 (after Oct. 28 - $165) 8 Core/other CR. (WA CR pending) Register: https://emt.oregonstate.edu/statewide-pesticide-safety-education-program-psep/person-recertification-courses/2018 or call 541-737-4197


Nov. 30: 8 am to 12 pm -or-
Nov. 30: 1 pm to 5 pm

Label Comprehension at Chemeketa Community College, Bldg 61, # 102 in Salem. Fee: $45 4 CR Core/other. Call 503.399-5139 or register https://www.chemeketa.edu/programs-classes/training-certificates/community-agriculture-pesticide-training/


Dec. 1: 9 am to 4 pm

Integrated Pest Management Basics at Chemeketa Community College, Bldg 61, # 102 in Salem. Fee: $63. 6 CR Core/other. Call 503.399-5139 or register https://www.chemeketa.edu/programs-classes/training-certificates/community-agriculture-pesticide-training/


Dec. 4

Worker Protection Standard – What you Should Know at Oregon Farm Bureau in Salem. 4 Core CR. Call 541.663.2057 for registration info.


Dec. 7: 1 pm to 5 pm

Fall Pesticide Core Training offered by Clackamas Community College at Oregon City Campus, Clairmont, Rm C133. Fee: $40. 4 Core CR anticipated. Info: lorettam@clackamas.edu or 503-594-3292


Dec. 7: 8 am to 12 pm -or-
Dec. 7: 1 pm to 5 pm

Respiratory Protection for Agricultural Operations at Chemeketa Community College, Bldg 61, # 102 in Salem. Fee: $45. 4 CR Core/other. Call 503.399-5139 or register https://www.chemeketa.edu/programs-classes/training-certificates/community-agriculture-pesticide-training/


Dec. 10-12

2018 Far West Agribusiness Assn Winter Conference at Three Rivers Convention Center in Kennewick, WA. Registration opens Aug. 20. Info: http://fwaa.org/calendar/


Dec. 12: 8 am to noon

Worker Protection Standard – Pesticide Emphasis offered by OR-OSHA at OSHA Field Office in Bend. 4 Core/other CR. Register: https://www4.cbs.state.or.us/exs/osha/training/training/


2019 – Happy New Year – 2019


Jan. 2-3: 8:30 am to 3:30 pm

WSU Recertification Training at WSU in Vancouver. 6 WA CR per day. Register before Nov 14th $60 /day. Register https://https://www.eiseverywhere.com/ereg/index.php?eventid=338882& Info: 509.335-2830 or https://pep.wsu.edu


Jan. 8-9

Chemical Applicator Short Course with breakout sessions for School Service Providers, Aerial applicators & Landscape/Ornamental/Turf offered by OSU Pesticide Safety Education Program at Holiday Inn Portland South in Wilsonville. Credit applications pending. Registration opens in Fall:https://emt.oregonstate.edu/statewide-pesticide-safety-education-program-psep/person-recertification-courses/2018 or call 541-737-4197


Jan. 22-23

Non Crop Vegetation Management Course with breakout session for School Service providers offered by OSU Pesticide Safety Education Program at LaSells Stewart Center in Corvallis. Credit applications pending. Registration opens in Fall:https://emt.oregonstate.edu/statewide-pesticide-safety-education-program-psep/person-recertification-courses/2018 or call 541-737-4197


Feb. 6

Urban Pest Management Recertification offered by OSU Pesticide Safety Education Program. 8 CR anticipated. Registration opens in Fall: https://emt.oregonstate.edu/statewide-pesticide-safety-education-program-psep/person-recertification-courses/2018 or call 541-737-4197


 

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