Pesticide Handler Safety Workshop

June 19, 2018 - June 19, 2018
8:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Pesticide Handler Safety Workshop for Schools

An annual training requirement for all IPM Coordinators and employees that handle or apply pesticides.
Title 3, CA Code of Regulations, Section 6724
(Note: This course is designed for M&O employees. The annual required pesticide training for teachers and staff is available at

Date: Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Location: Southwest Transportation Authority, 16644 S Elm Ave, Caruthers, CA 93609
Cost: No cost for OSS or FCSIG Member School Districts
RSVP: Seating is limited, RSVP before June 8th to





Continuing Education (CE):
If requested, CE is available for Qualified Applicator Licensees (QAL), Qualified Applicator Certificate Holders (QAC) and Private Applicator Certificate Holders (PAC).

Topics will include:


—  Labeling

—  Health Hazards of Pesticides

—  Routes of Exposure

—  Signs and Symptoms of Over-Exposure

—  Basic First Aid for Over-Exposure

—  Emergency Medical Care

—  Decontamination

—  Personal Protective Equipment

—  Heat Stress

—  Handling, Transporting, Storage, and Disposal Requirements

—  Environmental Concerns

—  Laws, Regulations, SDS, and Pesticide Safety Information

—  Posting Requirements

—  Hazard Communication and GHS

—  Healthy Schools Act Updates


Southwest Education Support Center
Southwest Education Support Center 16644 S. Elm Street Caruthers, CA