$15 per person, non-refundable fee by December 10, 2013. $20 late registration fee after December 10, 2013, if space is available. This training is a science-based educational program aimed at Green Industry workers, brought to you by the University of Florida IFAS Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ program. This program teaches landscaping practices that help conserve and protect Florida's ground and surface waters.PHOTO ID IS REQUIRED AT REGISTRATION.AGENDA· Introduction and Pre-test(You must take the pre-test at the beginning of the training to receive certification.) · Overview of the Florida-Friendly Best Management Practices · Lawn/Landscape Cultural and Fertilization Best Management Practices· Break (visit the Native Plant Show next door!)· Fertilizer Best Management Practices· Pesticide Best Management Practices· Review· Post-Test and CEUs CEU's for Pesticide (maximum of 4):· General Standards / Core - 2· Commercial L & O - 2· Limited L & O - 2· O & T - 2· Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance - 2· Private Applicator - 2· Plus 4 (four) FNGLA CEU's availableWho should attend:Anyone working in lawn care, pest control, landscaping, or irrigationProperty managersCity and County employees including parks, stormwater, procurement, and planningLandscape architects/designersWho you should attend:All commercial fertilizer applicators must have a license from the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. To obtain this license, each commercial fertilizer applicator must first be trained in the Florida-Friendly Best Management Practices and receive a certificate of completion.Green Industries worker choose to participate in the program to better serve their clientsRegulatory agencies need to keep contract specification updated with the new state requirementsAttendees receive:Training in the Best Management Practices Manual (pre-class study is recommended:http://fyn.ifas.ufl.edu/pdf/grn-ind-bmp-en-12-2008.pdf)Certification of completion with a passing test grade of 75% Need to pay with check or Money order? PRINT A MAILABLE REGISTRATION FORM HERE
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