Texas Structural Pesticide Applicator

Renewal Deadline:
License expires when employers business license expires. CEUs must be completed the previous calendar year.

CE Requirements:
2 CEUs in general training and 1 CEU for each category.
One of the general CEUs must be in federal and state laws, pesticide safety, environmental protection, or integrated pest management.

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Online Texas Continuing Education Courses

Pesticide Basics and Safety Courses

Reading the Pesticide Label: Beyond the Basics | Texas Approval #0804545

1 CEU: General Laws and Regulation
1 CEU: General Safety

Labels are increasing in complexity and depth of information. It is never suggested that anyone try to memorize a pesticide label. By reviewing parts of a label and recognizing label language and use, we hope that you feel more comfortable with the information on pesticide labels and feel confident in understanding the information the present.

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$35.00
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Pesticide Application Procedures | Texas Approval #0799797

1 CEU: General Safety
Pesticides may be applied in Texas as sprays, dusts, granules, gases (vapors), fogs, baits, rubs, or dips and require the correct equipment for the pesticide as well as the job size and type. In addition, you must properly select, operate, calibrate, and maintain your equipment.

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$19.00
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Federal Pesticide Laws | Texas Approval #0799809

1 CEU: General Laws
Pesticides are regulated to utilize their benefits while protecting public health and welfare and preventing harm to the environment in Texas. This course addresses the federal pesticide laws that control the labeling, sale and distribution, storage, transportation, use and disposal in the best public interest.

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$19.00
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Pesticide Formulations | Texas Approval #0799849

1 CEU: General Other
Pesticides are formulated to make them safer or easier to use. There are many formulations available for various pest control sites and situations in Texas, and it is important that applicators choose the best one for the job.

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$19.00
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Pesticide Hazards and First Aid | Texas Approved #0799858

1 CEU: General Safety
Pesticides are designed to be toxic so they can control pests (e.g., plants, insects, rodents, fungi, and bacteria) while not harming non-target organisms and anyone else exposed to the product. Pesticide users in Texas need to be concerned with the hazards associated with exposure to the chemical and not just the toxicity of the pesticide.

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$19.00
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Pesticide Labeling | Texas Approval #0799863

1 CEU: General Laws
The pesticide label is the main method of communication between a pesticide manufacturer and pesticide users. By law, pesticide users in Texas are required to comply with all instructions and use directions found on the pesticide product label.

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$19.00
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Pest Management | Texas Approval #0799881

1 CEU: Pest Control
A pest is an undesirable organism that injures humans, desirable plants and animals, manufactured products, or natural substances. This course will discuss the importance of pest identification in pest control, describe how pest population levels trigger control procedures and give several reasons why pesticide applications may fail.

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$19.00
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Planning the Pesticide Application | Texas Approval #0799699

1 CEU: General Other
Before beginning a pesticide application in Texas, you should know how to select the right pesticide for the job, review the label, test for pesticide compatibility before mixing, select personal protective equipment, transfer pesticides safely, and clean up after an application.

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Personal Protective Equipment and Emergency Response | Texas Approval #0799936

1 CEU: General Safety
Wearing PPE can reduce exposure (dermal, inhalation, ocular, or oral) and thereby lower the chances of pesticide injury, illness, or poisoning. It is important that all pesticide applicators and handlers in Texas understand the protections and limitations of PPE. 

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$19.00
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Transportation, Storage, Security, and Professional Conduct | Texas Approval #0799913

1 CEU: General Other
This course discusses safety and security issues that may arise when pesticides are moved or stored in Texas, under what conditions uncertified people can make applications of restricted use products and how to communicate these issues with customers.

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Respiratory Protection | Texas Approved #0813213

1 CEU: General Safety
When the pesticide label requires a respirator it's important to know how to use a respirator safely. This course outlines the types of respirators available, proper fit, and inspection/maintenance requirements.

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$19.00
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Vertebrate Pest Control Related Courses

Vertebrate Structural Pest Control and ID | Texas Approval #799916

4 CEUs: Pest Control
This course focuses on the fundamentals of wildlife damage inspection including identification based on habitat, routes of entry, scat, and tracks. It will help you understand the unique biological and legal risks that are involved with the inspection process in Texas as well as the proper equipment and PPE that should be used.

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$59.00
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Cage Trapping Techniques | Texas Approval #0799785

3 CEUs: Pest Control
This course focuses on the use of cage and box traps in the management of vertebrate pests in both urban and suburban environments in Texas. Best practices surrounding appropriate traps for target animals, effective baits, and safe and humane use of traps will be outlined.

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$49.00
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Invertebrate Pest Control Related Courses

Bed Bugs: Overview and Management | Texas Approved #0804549

2 CEUs: Pest Contol
Structural applicators in Texas know that managing a bed bug infestation is difficult on many levels. This course looks at the history of bed bugs, current integrated pest management approaches to preventing and managing an infestation, and several of the chemical options available when your non-chemical controls and methods have failed.

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$35.00
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Wood Destroying Pest Related Courses

IPM for Termite Prevention | Texas Approval #0799878

1 CEU: Termite Control
Termites are one of the most destructive pests in the United States. But there are several common-sense IPM practices that can be implemented to make a structure less inviting to termites from the start. This course will provide a review of IPM principles, termite biology, and several IPM practices to make any structure less attractive to termites.

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$19.00
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Weed Control Related Courses

Identification & Control of Noxious Weeds | Texas Approval #0799872

1 CEU: Weed Control
Managing noxious weeds can be a tricky proposition. Applicators need to be aware of both the federal and state noxious weed lists and how that affects management tactics. This course covers several weeds on the federal noxious weeds list as well as other noxious weeds found throughout the southeastern United States.

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Mosquito Control Courses

Mosquito Identification | Texas Approval #0804572

3 CEUs: Pest Control
Correct identification of each mosquito species is an important step to managing the mosquito population in your area. Each species of mosquito has its own preferred habitat and breeding environment. This course covers the preferred habitat, breeding ground, and physiological differences between five major species of mosquitoes found throughout the United States.

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$49.00
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Intro to Mosquito Control | Texas Approval #0804553

2 CEUs: Pest Control
To effectively manage a mosquito population as part of an integrated pest management plan applicators must be familiar with mosquito physiology, the lifecycle of the mosquito, and various collection and surveillance methods for both adult mosquitoes and larvae. This course will talk about surveillance methods, mosquito anatomy, and touch on the diseases that are most commonly vectored by mosquitoes in the United States.

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$35.00
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Mosquito Management & Control | Texas Approval #0804569

2 CEUs: Pest Control
Mosquito management is a daunting task for many applicators. When mosquito management is done incorrectly or isn't done at all, mosquitoes can make public spaces unusable. This course will discuss common methods of mosquito controls, everything from physical controls, to pesticides, to record keeping, all as part of a solid integrated pest management approach to mosquito control.

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$35.00
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Zika and Other Mosquito-Borne Diseases | Texas Approval #799698

1 CEU: Pest Control
This course covers a range of mosquito-borne diseases with an emphasis on the Zika virus. Zika's extent, side effects, testing, and diagnostics are detailed along with protection and reduction techniques of mosquitoes to minimize the transmission of mosquito-borne diseases in Texas.

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$19.00
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Pollinator Health Related Courses

Pollinator Stewardship | Texas Approval #0799909

1 CEU: General Other
This course provides an outline of the primary concerns of the bee-keeping industry including colony collapse disorder (CCD), factors affecting honey bee decline, invasive insects, fungal disease, best practices for pollinator stewardship, and minimizing pesticide risks for pollinators in Texas.

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$19.00
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Online Worker Protection Standard Course

2019 Worker Protection Standard (WPS) - Agricultural Worker Training Program (Unlimited)

Train Unlimited Workers | EPA Worker PST 00024 | EPA Handler PST 00018; 00022; or 00027 (Handler materials provided through PERC) This EPA Approved Training Program provides everything your business needs to train your agricultural workers. This video program comes in both English and Spanish and trains unlimited workers. Includes Handler Training Guide and Tracking System at No Extra Cost!

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$399.00
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2019 Worker Protection Standard (WPS) - Agricultural Worker Training Program (25 Workers)

Train 25 Workers | EPA Worker PST 00024 | EPA Handler PST 00018; 00022; or 00027 (Handler materials provided through PERC) This EPA Approved Training Program provides everything your business needs to train your agricultural workers. This video program comes in both English and Spanish and trains up to 25 workers. Includes Handler Training Guide and Tracking System at No Extra Cost!

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$159.00
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Online Texas Pesticide Applicator Exam Prep Course

Pesticide Applicator Certification Core Exam Prep Program

12 Hour | Online HD Video
This course is intended as a study guide for the National Pesticide Applicator Certification Core Manual. The test administered by your state, tribe, territory, or federal department/agency will cover this information along with state, tribe, etc. specific information. Passing the core exam is essential to becoming a certified applicator. This course will start you off on the right track and provide a solid foundation of pesticide safety principles. By learning how to handle pesticides correctly, you will be able to protect yourself, others, and the environment from pesticide misuse.

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$99.00
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Turfgrass Pest Management Exam Prep

8 Hour | Online HD Video
This course is intended as a study guide for the Turfgrass Pest Management category exam. This course will start you off on the right track and provide a solid foundation of turf management principles. By learning how to manage your turf correctly, you will be able to protect yourself, others, and the environment from pesticide misuse.

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$89.00
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Ornamental Plant Pest Management Exam Prep

8 Hour | Online HD Video
Pest management of ornamental plants involves multiple steps. This course will start you off on the right track and provide a solid foundation of ornamental pest management principles. By learning how to manage the landscape correctly, you will be able to protect yourself, others, and the environment from pesticide misuse.

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$89.00
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Mosquito Control Exam Prep

8 Hour | Online HD Video
This course is intended as a study guide for the Mosquito Management category exam. This course will start you off on the right track and provide a solid foundation to mosquito managment and control the mosquito populations in and around your home or park. 

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$89.00
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About our courses
We offer the best in Online Pesticide Education providing CEUs approved by the California Department of Pesticide Regulation - Pesticide and Plant Pest Management Division. Our instructor-led video courses are fast, easy, affordable and meet state licensing requirements. We offer the following continuing education courses in full HD video, and they are available when you are!

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