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    UGA Extension Gwinnett: Category 24 Ornamental and Turf Pesticide Applicator Training

    • February 23, 2018
    • 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Gwinnett County Govt Annex Bldg 750 South Perry St. Lawrenceville, GA 30046


    Category 24 Ornamental and Turf Pesticide Applicator Training

    TRAINING: The first part of the class will cover category 24, ornamental
    and turf portion of the exam. The second part will cover the general
    standards section. The training will include hands-on material, handouts
    and practice exams.

    MATERIALS: Before the class, it is strongly recommended that you purchase
    the following books: Applying Pesticides Correctly for $30.00 and
    Ornamental and Turfgrass Pest Management for $25.00. Both are available
    in the UGA Extension Gwinnett office - (cash, check or credit card).
    Office hours are Monday through Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm. or you can
    order them through www.gapestexam.com. It is advised to order them
    at least two weeks prior to the training.

    EXAM: The Category 24 Ornamental and Turf Pesticide Applicator’s exam
    is offered at several technical schools throughout the state.
    To find one near you and to register for the exam visit:
    www.gapestexam.com. The cost is $45.00, which is payable at the time of
    the exam. Make checks payable to the technical college.

    The exam itself will not be offered after the class. It is offered at several technical Colleges throughout the state. Gwinnett Technical College has the exam every Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9:00 AM-12:00 PM. To register for the exam go to www.gapestexam.com

    Participants need to purchase the study books before the class. The general standards book is $30.00 and the ornamental and turf book is $25.00. You can purchase the books through the Gwinnett County Extension office (office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm) or use the attached form to order from the University of Georgia Office of Communications and Technology Services. 

    Registration with payment required by: Wednesday, February 16, 2018
    We will not take registration at the door. All fees must be paid for and received by deadline.
    Cost: $20.00 per person.
    To Register: By debit/credit card at https://ugagwinnett02232018.eventbrite.com or contact 770.228.7214.
    Make checks payable to: The University of Georgia and mail registration form to: UGA Center for Urban Agriculture
    ATTN: Beth Horne
    1109 Experiment Street
    Griffin, GA 30223

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