The Worker Protection Standard's purpose is to reduce the risk of illness and injury from pesticide exposure to agricultural workers or handlers. This course will cover the WPS requirements for pesticide safety training, notification of pesticide applications, use of personal protective equipment, restricted entry intervals following pesticide application, decontamination supplies, and emergency medical assistance.
For more information or to enroll contact Rachel Maccini, Pesticide Safety Education Program Coordinator, University of New Hampshire.
1 credit hour - $40
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This course has a variety of activities and a final quiz. Each student has a maximum of three attempts to pass the quiz with a grade of 80% or better.
Once you have completed this course, print out your certificate and mail it with your renewal paperwork.