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Private Applicator Recertification Meetings

Private applicators must obtain 12 credit hours per certification period for renewal of their private applicator certificate.  The University of Connecticut Cooperative Extension offers meetings for recertification credit.  See their recertification meeting schedule for 2019 to 2020.

EPA webinars

In addition, the following list identifies meetings/seminars that private applicators can attend to obtain needed credits.

Meeting Date Title Location Sponsor* Phone No. Credit Hours
11/5/2019 Tom Irwin Agronomic Academy Bristol Tom Irwin 508-654-2488 4
11/11/2019Accreditation Course in Organic Land Care Day 1New HavenCT NOFA203-408-68196
11/12/2019Accreditation Course in Organic Land Care Day 2New HavenCT NOFA203-408-68194
11/13/2019Accreditation Course in Organic Land Care Day 3New HavenCT NOFA203-408-68192
11/14/2019Accreditation Course in Organic Land Care Day 4New HavenCT NOFA203-408-68192.75
11/23/2019CACIWC 42nd Annual MeetingCromwellCACIWC860-454-89222
12/03/2019CT Pomological Society Annual MeetingMiddletownUConn/CES/USDA860-486-64493.5
1/06/20120 2020 Vegetable & Small Fruit Conference South Windsor UConn CES/CAES 860-875-3331 3.5

Acronym Represents
CAES Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station
CCTGA Connecticut Christmas Tree Growers Association
CES Cooperative Extension System
CFA Connecticut Food Association
CIPWG Connecticut Invasive Plant Working Group
CGGA Connecticut Greenhouse Growers Association
CPA Connecticut Parks Association
CNF Connecticut Nurserymen’s Foundation
CNLA Connecticut Nursery and Landscape Association
COOP EXT Cooperative Extension Office 
CRPA Connecticut Recreation and Parks Association
CTEC Connecticut Environmental Council
DEEP Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
EIC Environmental Industry Council
MCC Manchester Community College
NOFA Northeast Organic Farmers Association
NRCS Natural Resources Conservation Service
UConn University of Connecticut

For further information regarding location, fee, and official certification, please contact the sponsor as identified in the table above.

For more information, please call the Pesticide Management Program at (860) 424-3369, email or write to:

Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
Bureau of Materials Management and Compliance Assurance
Pesticide Management Program
79 Elm Street
Hartford, CT 06106-5127

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 Content Last Updated on October 25, 2019