Pest Control Operations

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Career Cluster:

Pest Control Operations - ATD

Exit Requirements:

Read: 10 Math: 10 Lang: 10

Enrollment Open To:

Adult and High School Students

Program Start Dates:

10/18/2016; 11/28/2016; 1/17/2017; 2/22/2017; 4/5/2017

Location:

St. Augustine Campus

Program Day/Evening:

Day

What You'll Learn:

  • Apply pesticides & agricultural chemicals
  • Maintain equipment
  • Safety, rules and laws
  • Calibration, mixing, loading & application
  • Pest identification
  • Basic Irrigation
  • Record keeping skills

Program Hours:

720

full time enrollment = 8 months, actual months may change depending on scheduled hours in class

Program Estimated Cost:

$2,840 (Based on Florida Residency Requirements)

OCP:

OCP Course Number Course Title Course Length
A ORH0867 Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers & 360
A ORH0868 Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers & 360

Employment Opportunities:

  • Grounds maintenance industry
  • Mosquito control
  • Pest control companies
  • Golf courses
  • Landscape industry
  • Lawn service industry
  • State and federal parks
  • Municipalities & Schools

Industry Certifications:

  • Core
  • Ornamental & Turf
  • BMP

Starting Salaries:

$32,190
*Based on the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Florida

Downloads:

Program costs & Book list: Pest Control Operations

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