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2018 Re certification Workshops

Commercial, Noncommercial & Structural

To recertify, for each category, you must either attend a re certification workshop or retake the 'new applicator' closed-book monitored exam.

Information about workshops will be posted as details are finalized.

Scroll down to bottom or click here see workshops already held.

October 2018 Recertification Workshops

Date and Categories
Location
Host Group and More Information
October 9, 2018
A: Core
E: Turf and Ornaments
P: Vertebrate Pests
Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
MacMillan Hall
3675 Arboretum Drive
Chaska, MN
University of Minnesota Extension LPAT
Info Brochure (read before registering) PDF
Workshop full — not accepting new registrations
October 17, 2018
A: Core
E: Turf and Ornaments
L: Mosquito and Black fly
Bunker Hills Activity Ctr.
550 Bunker Lake Blvd. NW
Andover, MN
University of Minnesota Extension LPAT
Info Brochure (read before registering) PDF
Online Registration
October 23, 2018
A: Core
E: Turf and Ornaments
L: Mosquito and Black fly
Douglas County Public Works
Meeting Room
526 Willow Drive
Alexandria, MN
NEW Location!
University of Minnesota Extension LPAT
Info Brochure (read before registering) PDF
Online Registration
October 24, 2018
A: Core
E: Turf and Ornaments
Crow Wing County Campus
Land Services Bldg, Lower Level Meeting Rooms
322 Laurel Street
Brainerd, MN
University of Minnesota Extension LPAT
Info Brochure (read before registering) PDF
Online Registration
October 29, 2018
A: Core
E: Turf and Ornaments
P: Vertebrate Pests
Rochester Event Center
7333 Airport View Drive SW
Rochester, MN
NEW Location!
University of Minnesota Extension LPAT
Info Brochure (read before registering) PDF
Online Registration
October 31, 2018
A: Core
E: Turf and Ornaments
Coyote Moon Grille
480 55th Avenue SE
St. Cloud, MN
University of Minnesota Extension LPAT
Info Brochure (read before registering) PDF
Online Registration

November 2018 Recertification Workshops

Date and Categories
Location
Host Group and More Information
November 1, 2018
A: Core
E: Turf and Ornaments
Southwest West Central Service Cooperative
1420 East College Drive
Marshall, MN
University of Minnesota Extension LPAT
Info Brochure (read before registering) PDF
Online Registration
November 1, 2018
A: Core
E: Turf and Ornaments
P: Vertebrate Pests
Holiday Inn and Suites Lakeville
20800 Kenrick Ave
Lakeville, MN
University of Minnesota Extension LPAT
Info Brochure (read before registering) PDF

Workshop reopened - spaces available - online registration

November 5, 2018
A: Core
E: Turf and Ornaments
Loose Moose Saloon & Conference Ctr
119 South Front Street
Mankato, MN
University of Minnesota Extension LPAT
Info Brochure (read before registering) PDF
Online Registration
November 7, 2018
A: Core
J: Natural Areas, Forestry & ROW
Earl Brown Heritage Ctr
6155 Earl Brown Drive
Brooklyn Park, MN
For more information contact:
Terry Stieren
(952) 226-5874 | tambroz@aol.com
Info & Registration Brochure - read before registering (PDF)
Online Registration
November 8, 2018
A: Core
E: Turf and Ornaments
Gitchee Gumee Conference Ctr.
US EPA Water Quality Lab
6201 Congdon Boulevard
Duluth, MN
University of Minnesota Extension LPAT
Info Brochure (read before registering) PDF
Online Registration
November 13, 2018
A: Core
E: Turf and Ornaments
P: Vertebrate Pests
Maplewood Community Center
2100 White Bear Avenue
Maplewood, MN
University of Minnesota Extension LPAT
Info Brochure (read before registering) PDF
Online Registration
November 14, 2018
A: Core
E: Turf and Ornaments
P: Vertebrate Pests
Bunker Hills Activity Ctr.
550 Bunker Lake Blvd. NW
Andover, MN
University of Minnesota Extension LPAT
Info Brochure (read before registering) PDF
Online Registration
November 15, 2018
A: Core
E: Turf and Ornaments
Huikko's Bison Creek Event Center
1207 N. Hwy 25
Buffalo, MN
NEW Location!
University of Minnesota Extension LPAT
Info Brochure (read before registering) PDF
Online Registration
November 15, 2018
A: Core
E: Turf and Ornaments
Golf Course Turf Pest Management Workshop
Mendakota Country Club
2075 Mendakota Drive
Mendota Heights, MN
Winfield United and
University of Minnesota Extension
Info Brochure (read before registering) PDF
Online Registration
November 16, 2018
A: Core
E: Turf and Ornaments
J: Natural Areas, Forestry and Rights-of-Way
North Metro Event Center
1000 Gramsie Road
Shoreview, MN
Minnesota Nursery and Lands ape Association
For more information
Call: 651-633-4987 or email: mnla@mnla.biz
Info and registration brochure (PDF)
Online Registration
November 28, 2018
A: Core
C: Ag Field Crops
H: Seed Treatment
FargoDome
1800 North University Drive
Fargo, ND
Joint NDSU/U of MN Ag Workshop
Workshop full - registration closed

December 2018 Recertification Workshops

Date and Categories
Location
Host Group and More Information
December 11 and 12, 2018
A: Core
C: Ag Field Crops
H: Seed Treatment
*You must attend both days for recertification in Category H
Minneapolis Convention Center
1301 2nd Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55403
Held in conjunction with the CPM Short Course Information and Contacts Brochure (read before registering) PDF
Mail-in Registration Form (PDF)
Online registration

2018 Recertification Opportunities Already Held

Date and Categories
Location
Host Group and More Information
January 2, 2018
A: Core
E: Turf & Ornamentals
F: Aquatics
P: Vertebrate Pests
Northern Green Expo
Minneapolis Convention Center
1301 Second Ave S.
Minneapolis, MN
MN Nursery & Landscape Association and
MN Turf & Grounds Foundation
For info and registration see:
northerngreen.org
January 24, 2018
A: Core
C: Ag Field Crops
Coyote Moon & Territory Golf
480 55th Avenue SE
Saint Cloud, MN 56304
Pesticide Safety & Environmental Education
University of Minnesota Extension
Info and brochure (read before registering)
January 25, 2018
A: Core
C: Ag Field Crops
Arrowwood Resort & Conference Center
2100 Arrowwood Lane NW
Alexandria, MN 56308
Pesticide Safety & Environmental Education
University of Minnesota Extension
Info and brochure (read before registering)
January 26, 2018
A: Core
C: Ag Field Crops
Willmar Conference Center
240 23rd Street SE
Willmar, MN 56201
Pesticide Safety & Environmental Education
University of Minnesota Extension
Info and brochure (read before registering)
January 30, 2018
A: Core
J: Natural Areas, Forestry & ROW
Hampton Inn
1019 Paul Bunyan Drive
Bemidji MN
For more information contact:
Terry Stieren
(952) 226-5874
TAmbroz@aol.com
Info & Registration Brochure (PDF)
February 28, 2018
A: Core
B: Aerial
C: Ag Field Crops
Tri State Aerial Conference
Alerus Conference Center
Grand Forks, ND
For more information contact:
Terry Stieren
(952) 226-5874
TAmbroz@aol.com
Info and Registration
March 2, 2018
A: Core
E: Turf & Ornamental
First Presbyterian Church
2900 5th Street South
Moorhead, MN
NDSU - U of MN Joint Workshop
Information Brochure (PDF) - please read first
Mail-in registration form (PDF) - must be received by Feb.. 17, 2018
March 5 & 6, 2018
A: Core
L: Mosquito and Black Fly
SPCA Journeyman & Master
Structural Fumigation Endorsement
Structural Pest Management Conference
Minneapolis Convention Center
1301 Second Ave South
Minneapolis, Minnesota
For more information contact:
Ms. Allison Forcier
tel:  612-910-1580
email: allisonforcier@mchsi.com
March 6, 2018
A: Core
M: Food Processing
N: Stored Grain & Fumigation.
Food Plant Pest Management Conference
Minneapolis Convention Center
1301 Second Ave South
Minneapolis, Minnesota
For more information contact:
Ms. Allison Forcier
tel:  612-910-1580 .
email: allisonforcier@mchsi.com
March 8 & 9, 2018
A: Core
C: Ag Field Crops
H: Seed Treatment
Ridgewater College
Willmar Campus
2101 15ht Ave NW
Willmar, MN
Ridgewater College and U od MN Extension
A and C only register for March 9
A and C and H register for both March 8 and 9
If already attended an A and C workshop and only need H, register for March 8 only
A and H register for both March 8 and 9 til mid afternoon March 9.
March 16, 2018
A: Core
H: Seed Treatment
Holiday Inn
2365 43rd St. NW
Owatonna, MN
University of Minnesota Extension
Information Brochure (PDF)
Please read brochure before registering
April 4, 2018
A: Core
E: Turf & Ornamentals
F: Aquatic
L: Mosquito
P: Vertebrate Pests
Category I: Antimicrobial now has separate workshop on April 26, 2018
'Super Category Workshop'
Bunker Hills Activity Center
550 Bunker Lake Blvd., NW
Andover, MN
University of Minnesota Extension
Super Category Workshop Info Brochure (PDF)
Please read brochure before registering.
Note: In past years this workshop was held in August
April 26, 2018
A: Core
I: Anti microbial
Restoration Professionals Inc.
505 W Minnehaha Ave
St Paul, MN
U of MN Extension
Info Brochure (PDF) Note: Category I recertification will NOT be offered at the 2018 Super Workshop
July 26, 2018
A: Core
L: Mosquito
Metropolitan Mosquito Control District
2099 University Ave. W.
St. Paul, MN 55104
Space is limited!
Metro Mosquito Control District and U of MN
Contact Mike McLean at the MMCD for information about attending:
tel: 651-643-8391
email: mmclean@mmcd.org
August 15, 2018
A: Core
J: Natural Areas, Forestry & Rights-of-Way
Territory Golf Course
480 55th Ave SE
St Cloud, MN
For more information contact:
Terry Stieren
(952) 226-5874
TAmbroz@aol.com
Info & Registration Brochure - read before registering (PDF)
September 21, 22 and 23, 2018
A: Core
P: Vertebrate Pests
Wood Lake Nature Center
6710 Lake Shore Dr S,
Richfield, MN
Must attend both the Bat Standards Sept 21 session and the Operator Training Sept 22-23 to receive recertification.
National Wildlife Control Operator’s Association
Information brochure
For more information contact: Andrea Coron email: gonwcoa@gmail.com tel: 540/374-5600 or 855-GoNWCOA

2018 Recertification Workshops
* Last updated October 2, 2018. Direct questions or comments to Dean Herzfeld: e-mail: dean@umn.edu

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