Industrial Vegetation Commercial Pesticide Applicator
This course is the first step in obtaining one's license to purchase the pesticides and control weeks in industrial areas such as roadsides, power lines, right of ways, well sites, parking lots road beds and equipment yards, including the control of designated noxious weeds on all lands. Take this course face-to-face to complete it more quickly with the benefit of an experienced commercial pesticide instructor.
Landscape Pesticide Applicator
This course will teach students the control of pests to maintain ornamental plans and turf on outdoor residential, commercial and public lands; which also includes the use of herbicides, fungicides, insecticides and vertebrate-control products in nurseries for propagation of landscape and garden plants.
These courses provide the knowledge required under the Pest Control Products (Saskatchewan) Act. The objective of these courses is to provide information required for safe and effective pesticide application and pest control, such as Label Information, Personal Hazards, Protective Clothing and Equipment, Environmental Hazards, Safe Use, Legislation and more. Students who successfully pass the exam written on the final day of class will be able to utilize and purchase the chemicals traditionally utilized for these purposes by way of applying for the Commercial License through the Ministry of Agriculture.