WPS Train-the-Trainer Workshop2013Manatee County Extension Service1303 17th Street WestPalmetto, Fl 34221Start time: 9:00amEnd time: 11:00am Topics Covered What is the Worker Protection Standard?
What is a Pesticide?
Toxicity-LabelsWhat is FAWSA?-Overview-RegulationsHow to Train EmployeesWhich Pesticides are Covered?Where Can WPS Information be Found?What Employers Must Provide:-Central Location Information-Recordkeeping-Posting Requirements-Decontamination Supplies-Emergency Assistance and InformationSpecial Application Restrictions in Nurseries and GreenhousesFDACS WPS Inspection Enforcement PerspectivePersonal Protective Equipment (PPE)Training Requirements and ResourcesResources Available
2 CEUs available in: Aerial, Ag. Row, Ag. Tree, O&T, Private, Soil and Greenhouse Fumigation, ForestCall Jennifer or Crystal at (941)722-4524 or email Jeglass@ufl.edu or firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
**If there are not enough participants the class will be cancelled and fees will be refunded. The Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) is an Equal Employment Opportunity - Affirmative Action Employer authorized to provide research, educational information and other services only to individuals and institutions that function without regard to race, color, sex, age, disability or national origin. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Cooperative Extension Service, University of Florida, IFAS, Florida A. & M. University Cooperative Extension Program, and Boards of County Commissioners Cooperating.