West Virginia
Department of Agriculture
Continuing Education Requirements

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Each CEU is $15.00


FOR FURTHER INFORMATION RELATING TO THE RECERTIFICATION OF PESTICIDE APPLICATORS IN WEST VIRGINIA CONTACT:

 

Peggy K. Powell, Ph.D.
West Virginia Dept. of Agriculture Pesticide Regulatory Programs
1900 Kanawha Blvd.
East Charleston, WV 25305-0190
(304) 558-2209
(304) 558-2228 Fax
ppowell@ag.state.wv.us


The laws of the state of West Virginia provide for the licensing of three (3) types of pesticide applicators. These are:

In order to maintain an applicator's license, an applicator must be recertified every three (3) years. Recertification may be accomplished in two ways:

CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS

It should be noted that:

WEST VIRGINIA COMMERCIAL PESTICIDE APPLICATOR CATEGORIES

Category 1
Agricultural Plant
Category 2
Agricultural Animal
Category 3
Forest Pest Control
Category 4A
Ornamental and Turf Outdoors
Category 4B
Indoor Ornamental
Category 5
Seed Treatment
Category 6
Aquatic
Category 7
Right-of-Way/Industrial Weed Control
Category 8A
General Pest Control
Category 8B
Structural Pest Conrtol
Category 8C
Fumigation
Category 8D
Wood Treatment
Category 8E
Urban IPM
Category 9
Public Health
Category 10
Regulatory
Category 11
Demonstration and Research
Category 12
Pesticide Storage and Distribution
Category 13A
Predator Control
Category 13B
Sewer Root Control
Category 13C
Hardwood Tree Release
Category 13D
Mosquito Control
Category 13E
Black Fly Control
Category 14
Aerial

 


The following courses and appropriate CEU credits have been approved by the West Virginia Department of Agriculture.

 

Program Approval Number

# of
CEUs

Name of Course
Category
88088
1
Beetles That Attack Wood That Will Reinfest
8B, 8C, 11
88089
1
Beetles That Attack Wood That Will Not Reinfest
8B, 11
88090
1
Eastern Subterranean Termite
8B, 11
88091
1
Environmental Protection
All Categories
88103
1
The EPA and Its Role In Pesticide Application
All Categories
88092
1
Facets of IPM in Field Crops
1, 11, 12, Private
88093
1
FIFRA
All Categories
88094
1
Identifying Cockroaches
8A, 8E, 11
88095
1
Life History & Habits of Carpenter Ants
8A, 8B, 8E, 11
88096
1
Managing Pesticide Drift
1, 3, 4A, 7, 11, Private
88097
1
Pesticide Applicator Safety
All Categories
88098
1
Pesticide Families
1, 4A, 4B, 8A, 8B, 11, 12
88099
1
Principles of IPM in Field Crops
1, 11, 12, Private
88100
1
Principles of Pest Control on Lawns & Turf
4A, 11
88101
1
Recognition & Control of Small Vertebrate Pests
1, 4A, 8A, 8E, 11, Private
88102
1
Sucking Pests That Attack Ornamental Shrubs
4A, 4B, 11
88108
1
The Greenbug
1, 11, 12

 

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