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Certification & Recertification

Below are links to position papers and best management publications on various aspects of the pesticide certification and recertification process.  

Resource

Organization/Contact

Verifying Attendance at Pesticide Recertification Training Events CTAG Publication
Age Requirements for Certified Applicators CTAG Position Paper, 2004
Survey Of State Continuing Competency Regimes CTAG Publication
Conventional Reciprocity for Issuing Cross-Jurisdictional Pesticide Certifications.....Definitions, Concerns, & Strategies CTAG Publication

Survey Of Direct Supervision Practices

CTAG Publication

Pesticide Applicator Recertification: Content Criteria CTAG Publication
Pesticide Applicator Recertification: Online Training – Course Design and Structure CTAG Publication
Pesticide Applicator Recertification: Auditing Recertification Programs CTAG Publication
Federal Agency Certification Plans CTAG Fact Sheet

Last updated May 2, 2012