Aquatic Weed Control Short Course

Aquatic Weed Control Short Course

May 5-8, 2014
Coral Springs Marriott Hotel
Coral Springs, Florida

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Training Sessions

The short course is designed to benefit those new to the industry and experienced professionals seeking a comprehensive update. Topics include:

  • General Standards (CORE) Training Sessions - Pesticide label interpretation, personal protection equipment, pesticide safety, pesticide handling and container disposal techniques.

  • airboatHerbicide/Pesticide Application Equipment Calibration Training Sessions - Calculation formulas, area measurements and equipment calibration calculations. Practice critical steps for proper equipment calibration that will assist you in passing category exams.

  • Plant Identification - Material providing identification characteristics of aquatic and invasive terrestrial and natural area weeds and economically important aquatic plants and potential control techniques.

  • Aquatic Pest Control Category Training Sessions - Aquatic weed management techniques, aquatic plant biology and environmental topics, and basic aquatic calibration.

  • Natural Areas Weed Management Training Sessions - Learn techniques to manage invasive weeds, both native and non-native, in natural areas such as parks, wildlife and ecological management areas, and terrestrial areas needing weed management.

 


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Conference Deadlines

Regular Registration Deadline:
  April 11, 2014

 

Hotel Reservation Deadline:
  April 13, 2014

 

 

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New Opportunity!

Not taking an exam at the short course?

 

Interested in learning more about aquatic ecosystem restoration?

 

Want to build your toolkit or break into the market?

 

Join us after the short course for a half-day mini-course!

 

Aquatic Ecosystem Restoration
Mini-Course

 

1:00-4:45pm,
May 8, 2014
Coral Springs Marriot

 

Cost: $60

Click here for more information and to register!

 

 

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