Anyone in the state of Vermont who uses, supervises, recommends, or
sells pesticides and/or trains Worker Protection Standard
handlers/workers may be required to take and pass the CORE exam and all
appropriate category exams to become certified. Certification is
administered by the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets to
ensure that pesticides are used in a proper and legal manner.
- This course is for anyone wishing a Vermont pesticide applicator license: nursery employees, landscapers, farmers, agricultural employers (WPS compliance), garden center employees, pest control operators, government or municipal employees, university employees, etc.
- This course is not intended as a substitute for study of the CORE manual and inserts.
- This course does not provide recertification credit. Please see related Vermont Pesticide Safety Education course offerings for recertification credits.
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For more information please contact Sarah Kingsley-Richards at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Presented by University of Vermont Extension Pesticide Safety Education Program and the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets.
NOTE: Anyone using the Northeast CORE Manual, 3rd Edition, for other state pesticide applicator certification may also use this review. Vermont-specific laws and regulations do not apply to other state certification; Vermont-specific information may be skipped over in this review. Please check with your state certifying agency for local laws, regulations, and additional required study materials.
The fee for this course is $40. To purchase and enroll in this course, click the following link:
- Teacher: Sarah Kingsley-Richards