Friday, April 12, 2019 at 8:30 AM CDT
Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 3:30 PM CDT

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Coffee County Farm Plex 
1055 East McKinnon Street
New Brockton, AL 36531

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John Nabors 
Alabama Green Industry Training Center, Inc. 

April 12-13, 2019 - Ornamental & Turf Pest and Setting of Plants Exam Reviews Registration Open 

This class will help you prepare for the exam offered by the AL Dept of Agriculture and Industries in the Ornamental and Turf Pest Control and Setting of Landscape Plants Categories. Please understand that this class does not replace the need to obtain the study materials nor the need to actively study for the exam. This class does not qualify for recertification points.

As a part of this extended class series for the exam review, the content will include hands-on safety training with common landscape equipment.  Send your company employees to learn valuable safety and maintenance training for your equipment.

This 2 day class is provided for you at no cost thanks to a grant from USDA Rural Development. The class is taught by Alabama Extension professionals and covers the following:
  • Basic turf and weed identification skills.
  • State of Alabama Regulations related to Professional Services in Alabama.
  • Requirements of pesticide safety and use.
  • Various types of weeds, diseases, and insects.
  • Requirements to properly set plants in the landscape.
  • Maintenance requirements for plant materials.
  • Landscape maintenance equipment safety and use with equipment provided by Husqvarna.
  • OTPS (Day 1) and SLP (Day 2) Exam Review Concepts.

Study materials will be available for purchase at the class.