JPSE Volume 19 - 2017

Research Study - Pages 1 to 5

Status of Online Training for Pesticide Applicators

Amy E. Brown


Online training for pesticide applicators is becoming more widely available. Acceptance by trainers and regulators, however, varies. In 2017, the University of Maryland Extension Pesticide Safety Education Program conducted a survey to determine how many states and provinces allow online training to satisfy pesticide applicator training requirements. The survey results provide a snapshot of the current acceptance of online training options throughout North America.

Keywords: certification and training, distance learning, online training, pesticide applicators 

Full Text: 78-444-1-PB.pdf

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