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Calendar of Courses -
Planned or Pending Approval for Recertification of Virginia Certified Commercial Pesticide Applicators

The following listing is arranged by date and includes all planned commercial applicator recertification courses known to the Office of Pesticide Services. Not all of these courses have been officially approved by VDACS as meeting the established standards for recertification for specific categories.

Courses marked by an ASTERISK(*) in the "Categories Planned" column have been approved for those categories. For a list of officially approved commercial courses arranged by categories, see Schedule of Virginia Approved Commercial Recertification Training Courses. For a description of each commercial category, refer to the Commercial Categories list.

Also see: Applicator Regulatory Changes and Applicator Responsibilities New

Session Date Session and Location Contact
Categories Planned
Jan. 1-Dec. 31, 2014 ATC 2014 Online Recertification Course WWW.PESTED.COM Shawn Kelley
845.687.6483
2*, 3A*, 3B*, 7A*, 8*, 60*
Jan. 1-Dec. 31, 2014 Continuing Education University Online Pesticide Recertification WWW.CEUSCHOOL.ORG Aaron M. Mackie
251.583.5972
1A*,3A*,3B*, 4*,7A*, 7C*,8*,11*, 60*
Jan. 1-Dec. 31, 2014 Davey Institute Line Clearance Extension Course / http://www.edison.davey.com/lms Shawn Skilton
330.673.9515
3A*, 3B*, 6*, 60*
Jan. 1-Dec. 31, 2014 Pestnetwork.com Continuing Education Series / ONLINE @ WWW.PESTNETWORK.COM Charles L. Cole
979.732.0501
1A*, 7A*, 7B*, 60*
Jan. 1 - Dec. 31, 2014 Purdue University Correspondence Course: Advanced-Level Urban and Industrial IPM Robin Cunningham
765.494.8619
7A*, 7B*, 10*, 60*
Jan. 1 - Dec. 31, 2014 Purdue University Correspondence Course: Food Plant IPM Robin Cunningham
765.494.8619
7A*, 10*, 60*
Jan. 1 - Dec. 31, 2014 Purdue University Correspondence Course: Introduction to Urban & Industrial IPM Robin Cunningham
765.494.8619
7A*, 7B*, 8*, 60*
Jan. 1 - Dec. 31, 2014 Purdue University Correspondence Course: Invasive Borers IPM Robin Cunningham
765.494.8619
7B*, 10*, 60*
Jan. 1 - Dec. 31, 2014 Purdue University Correspondence Course: IPM in Public Buildings and Landscapes Robin Cunningham
765.494.8619
3B*, 7A*, 10*, 60*
Jan. 1 - Dec. 31, 2014 Purdue University Correspondence Course: National Wildlife Control IPM Robin Cunningham
765.494.8619
7D*, 60*
Jan. 1 - Dec. 31, 2014 Purdue University Correspondence Course: Termites and Other Wood Destroying Pests IPM Robin Cunningham
765.494.8619
7B*, 10*, 60*
Jan. 1 - Dec. 31, 2014 Purdue University Correspondence Course: Turfgrass IPM Robin Cunningham
765.494.8619
3B*, 60*
Jan. 1-Dec. 31, 2014 Univar / Pestweb Master Technician Online Training WWW.PESTWEB.COM Erin Monteagudo
512.721.3945
3B*, 7A*, 7B*, 7C*, 7D*, 8*, 60*
Jan. 1 - Dec. 31, 2014 VPMA WDI Inspector Recertification Online @ VPMAWDIRECERT.COM Kristin Coron
877.875.8722
7B*, 60*
Jan. 1-Dec. 31, 2015 Davey Institute Landscape/Grounds Maintenance Extension Course, http://www.edison.davey.com/lms Shawn Skilton
330.673.9515
3A*, 3B*, 60*
Jan. 1-Dec. 31, 2015 Davey Institute Line Clearance Extension Course / http://www.edison.davey.com/lms Shawn Skilton
330.673.9515
3A*, 6*, 60*
Jan. 1-Dec. 31, 2015 Davey Institute Ornamental Pesticide Recertification Course / http://www.edison.davey.com/lms Shawn Skilton
330.673.9515
3A*, 60*
Jan. 1-Dec. 31, 2015 Davey Institute Turf Pesticide Recertification Course / http://www.edison.davey.com/lms Shawn Skilton
330.673.9515
3B*, 60*
Jan. 1-Dec. 31, 2015 Pested 2015 Online Recertification Course @ WWW.PESTED.COM Shawn Kelley
845.687.6483
2*, 3A*, 3B*, 7A*, 8*, 60*
Jan. 1-Dec 31, 2015 Pestnetwork.com Continuing Education Series Online@www.pestnetwork.com Charles L. Cole
979.732.0501
1A*, 7A*, 7B*, 60*
Jan. 1-Dec 31, 2015 Univar / Pestweb Master Technician Online Training WWW.PESTWEB.COM Erin Monteagudo
512.721.3945
3B*, 7A*, 7B*, 7C*, 7D*, 8*, 60*
Jan. 5-8, 2015 UMD 2015 Advanced Landscape Plant IPM PHC Short Course, UMD Plant Sciences Building / COLLEGE PARK, MD Avis M. Koeiman
301.405.3913
3A*, 10*, 60*
Jan. 6-8, 2015 NEWSS 69th Annual Meeting, Williamsburg Lodge/ WILLIAMSBURG, VA Bryan Dillehay
814.404.2683
1A*, 3A*, 3B*, 6*, 10*, 60*
Jan. 6, 2015 VA Tech Aerial Applicators Recertification, VA Tech (room to be determined) / BLACKSBURG, VA P. Lloyd Hipkins
540.231.9842
2*, 5A*, 6*, 8*, 10*, 11*, 60*
Jan. 7, 2015 VA Tech College of Agriculture Pesticide Applicator Recertification Course, VA Tech Main Campus (room to be determined) / BLACKSBURG, VA (Snow date - Jan. 8, 2015) Pat Hipkins
540.231.8957
1A*, 1B*, 3A*,10*, 60*
Jan. 8-9, 2015 NPMA 2015 Global Bed Bug Summit, Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel / DENVER, CO Rachel Patania
703.352.6762
7A*, 8*, 10*, 60*
Jan. 8-10, 2015 2015 SE Regional Fruit & Vegetable Conference, Savannah Int'l Trade & Convention Ctr. / SAVANNAH, GA Jessica Carter
706.845.8200
1A*, 1C*, 60*
Jan. 9, 2015 Southern States Crop Protectant Recertification School, Holiday Inn Crossroads / RICHMOND, VA James Edward Riddle
540.205.5337
1A*, 10*, 60*
Jan. 12-14, 2015 2015 Purdue Pest Management Conference, Purdue University / WEST LAFAYETTE, IN Holly Fletcher-Timmons
765.494.5856

7A*, 7B*, 7C*, 7D*, 8*, 60*

Jan. 12, 2015 VCE 2015 Professional Crop Advisors Meeting, Weyers Cave Community Center / WEYERS CAVE, VA Matthew R. Booher
540.245.5750
1A*, 10*, 60*
Jan. 13, 2015 PCOAWV Winter Termite Training Blitz, Holiday Inn & Suites / SOUTH CHARLESTON, WV Chris Alford
304.768.2135
7B*, 60*
Jan. 13, 2015 PD7 Commercial Pesticide Applicator Recertification Program, Northern Virginia 4-H Center / FRONT ROYAL, VA Marsha Wright
540.665.5699
1A*, 1B*, 2*, 3A*, 3B*, 10*, 60*
Jan. 13, 2015 2015 Five County AG Converence, King William Ruritan Club Bldg / KING WILLIAM, VA Thomas Keith Balderson
804.443.3551
1A*, 10*, 60*
Jan. 14, 2015 Danville Commercial Pesticide Applicator Recertification Training, Stratford Courtyard Conference Ctr / DANVILLE, VA Stuart Sutphin
434.799.6558
2*, 3A*, 3B*, 5A*, 6*, 10*, 60*
Jan. 14-15, 2015 NPMA 2015 Eastern Conference, Hyatt Regency Newport / NEWPORT, RI Megan Moloney
703.352.6767
7A*, 7B*, 7D*, 8*, 10*, 60*
Jan. 15, 2015 2015 Foreshaw Educational Seminar, Richmond Airport Doubletree / RICHMOND, VA Jason F. Leonard
804.641.8269
7A*, 7B*, 8*, 60*
Jan. 16-17, 2015 MAAA 2015 Convention, Beau Rivage Resort / BILOXI, MS Anna Allen
662.325.0522
11*, 60*
Jan. 19, 2015 ALLPOINTS 2015 Pest, Termite & HLT Classes, Music Road Resort / PIGEON FORGE, TN Amanda Crenshaw
901.289.2178
3A*, 3B*, 7A*, 7B*, 8*, 60*
Jan. 19-20, 2015 2015 FPMA Pest & Lawn Care Expo, Embassy Suites Lake Buena Vista South / KISSIMMEE, FL John Cooksey
409.389.5561
7A*, 7B*, 7C*, 8*, 10*, 60*
Jan. 19-20, 2015 2015 NEAAA Annual Meeting & Educational Conference, Dover Downs Hotel & Casino / DOVER, DE Sandra Carter
631.734.5515
1A*, 2*, 5A*, 6*, 8*, 11*, 60*
Jan. 20, 2015 ALLPOINTS 2015 Pest, Termite & HLT Classes, Mariott Cool Springs / NASHVILLE, TN Amanda Crenshaw
901.289.2178
3A*, 3B*, 7A*, 7B*, 8*, 60*
Jan. 21, 2015 ALLPOINTS 2015 Pest, Termite & HLT Classes, Botanic Gardens/ MEMPHIS, TN Amanda Crenshaw
901.289.2178
3A*, 3B*, 7A*, 7B*, 8*, 60*
Jan. 21, 2015 2015 Green Industry Professional Seminar & Recert Training, Ernst Community Cultural Center / ANNANDALE, VA Mary Bean
703.250.1368
3A*, 3B*, 6*, 10*, 60*
Jan. 21, 2015 2015 VMCA Recertification Course, Hampton Library / HAMPTON, VA Lisa C. Wagenbrenner
757.673.3932
6*, 8*, 60*
Jan. 21, 2015 Virginia Crop Production Association Annual Meeting Pesticide Recertification Day, Doubletree by Hilton / RICHMOND, VA Angela Phillips
540.234.9408
1A*, 10*, 60*
Jan. 21, 2015 Virginia Flower Growers Association's 2015 Greenhouse Update, Henrico Extension Office / RICHMOND, VA Joyce G. Latimer
540.231.7906
3A*, 10*, 60*
Jan.22, 2015 2015 Mid-Atlantic Horticulture Short Course, Pesticide Recertification PGM, Marriott @ City Center / NEWPORT NEWS, VA Dawn Alleman
757.523.4734
2*, 3A*, 3B*, 5A*, 6*, 8*, 10*, 60*
Jan. 22, 2015 FALCAN / UMD Extension 2015 Pest Management Conference, Frederick Fairgrounds Null Bldg / FREDERICK, MD Daniel F. Felice
301.606.8631
3A*, 3B*, 5A*, 60*
Jan. 27-28, 2015 8th Annual Smoky Mountain Pest Management Conference, Music Road Hotel & Convention Center /
PIGEON FORGE , TN
Melinda Hairelson
865.584.8549
7A*, 7B*, 8*, 60*
Jan. 27-29, 2015 Mid-Atlantic Fruit & Vegetable Convention / HERSHEY, PA Mark Sutphin
540.665.5699
1A, 3A, 4, 10, 60
Jan. 28-29, 2015 2015 NRCA Weed Control Seminar, Indianapolis Marriott East / INDIANAPOLIS, IN Mindy Shoults
765.385.2101
6*, 60*
Jan. 28,, 2015 NCPMA 2015 Pest Control Technicians' School, Sheraton Imperial Hotel / DURHAM, NC Megan Moloney
703.352.6762
3A*, 7A*, 7B*, 7C*, 60*
Jan. 28, 2015 VTC Pesticide Applicator Recertification, Fredericksburg Expo Center / FREDERICKSBURG, VA Tom Tracy
757.464.1004
3A, 3B, 60
Jan. 28, 2015 2015 Interstate Pest Management Conference, Conference Center @ Maritime Institute of Technology / LINTHICUM HEIGHTS, MD Dr. Nancy Breisch
301.405.3911

7A*, 7B*, 7C*, 8*, 10*, 60*

Jan. 28-29, 2015 Maryland Arborist Association Winter Recertification Seminar, Turf Valley Resort & Conference Center / ELLICOTT CITY, MD Vanessa A. Finney
410.823.1789
2*, 3A*, 6*, 10*, 60*
Jan. 29, 2015 2015 Interstate Pest Management Conference, Conference Center @ Maritime Institute of Technology / LINTHICUM HEIGHTS, MD Dr. Nancy Breisch
301.405.3911

7A*, 7B*, 7C*, 8*, 10*, 60*

Jan. 29, 2015 VTC Pesticide Applicator Recertification, Fredericksburg Expo Center / FREDERICKSBURG, VA Tom Tracy
757.464.1004
3A, 3B, 5A, 6, 8, 10, 60
Feb. 2-3, 2015 VA Association of Forest Health Professionals 2015 Annual Conference, Stonewall Jackson Hotel / STAUNTON, VA Joan Martinez Allen
703.324.5541
2*, 3A*, 6*, 9*, 10*, 60*
Feb. 3, 2015 Residex Winter 2015 Recertification Meeting, Holiday Inn - Roanoke / ROANOKE, VA Randy Pullman
800.782.8629
7A, 7B, 8, 60
Feb. 4, 2015 Lower Shore Pest Management Conference, The Fountains / SALISBURY, MD Ginny Rosenkranz
410.749.6141
3A, 3B, 5A, 6, 10, 60
Feb. 4, 2015 Residex Winter 2015 Recertification Meeting, Staunton Inn & Conference Center / STAUNTON, VA Randy Pullman
800.782.8629
7A, 7B, 8, 60
Feb. 5, 2015 Residex Winter 2015 Recertification Meeting, Courtyard by Marriott Richmond North / GLEN ALLEN, VA Randy Pullman
800.782.8629
7A, 7B, 8, 60
Feb. 5, 2015 Southeast Virginia Field Crop Conference, Hickory Ruritan Building / CHESAPEAKE, VA Watson Lawrence
757.382.6348
1A, 1C, 10, 60
Feb. 5, 2015 2015 Shemin Nurseries Recertification Course, M & T Stadium / BALTIMORE, MD Georgia Hannahs
410.335.1990
3A*, 10*, 60*
Feb. 6, 2015 Residex Winter 2015 Recertification Meeting, Holiday Inn - Washington Dulles Airport / DULLES, VA Jack Wilson
800.247.8528
7A, 7B, 8, 60
Feb. 10, 2015 Residex Winter 2015 Recertification Meeting, Springhill Suites by Marriott / CHESAPEAKE, VA Dennis Ross
800.542.4384
7A, 7B, 8, 60
Feb. 11, 2015

2015 Eastern Shore AG Conference & Trade Show, Eastern Shore Community College / MELFA, VA

Ursula T Deitch
757.678.7946
1A*, 10*, 60*
Feb. 11, 2015

2015 Southern States Growmaster Recertification & Training School, Dutch's Daughter Restaurant /
FREDERICK, MD

Kenneth C. Sechler
304.261.4452
1A*, 60*
Feb. 12, 2015 2015 IFC Technical Conference, Intercontinental Hotel / KANSAS CITY, MO Deborah L. Murphy
913.782.6399
7A*, 7C*, 60*
Feb. 12, 2015 Landscape Contractors Association 2015 Pesticide Recertification Conference, Universities @ Shady Grove Conference Center / ROCKVILLE, MD Morgan Wisher
240.404.6480
3A*, 3B*, 5A*, 6*, 10*, 60*
Feb. 13, 2015 CVNLA Short Course - Pesticide Applicator Recertification Day, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden / RICHMOND, VA Karen Carter
804.501.5160
3A, 3B, 8, 10, 60
Feb. 24, 2015 VTC Pesticide Applicator Recertification, Virginia Beach Resort & Conference Center / VIRGINIA BEACH, VA Tom Tracy
757.464.1004
3A, 3B, 5A, 6, 8, 10, 60
Feb. 26, 2015 John Deere Landscapes Pesticide Recertification Class, Bass Pro Shops / ASHLAND, VA Scott J. Thomas
804.283.4410
3A*, 3B*, 60*
Mar. 2, 2015 Landscape Supply Commercial Applicator Recertification Course, Holiday Inn-Valley View / ROANOKE, VA

candrews@landscapesupplyva.com
800.876.2150

3A, 3B, 5A, 6, 60
Mar. 3, 2015 Landscape Supply Commercial Applicator Recertification Course, Double Tree by Hilton Hotel / RICHMOND, VA candrews@landscapesupplyva.com
800.876.2150
3A, 3B, 5A, 6, 60
Mar. 4, 2015 Landscape Supply Commercial Applicator Recertification Course, Holiday Inn-Monticello 5th St. / CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA candrews@landscapesupplyva.com
800.876.2150
3A, 3B, 5A, 6, 60
Mar. 4, 2015 TPCA Region 6 Conference, Kingsport Civic Auditorium / KINGSPORT, TN Dennis Waldrop
931.215.2852
7A*, 7B*, 8*, 60*
Mar. 5, 2015 Landscape Supply Commercial Applicator Recertification Course, Holiday Inn-Chantilly-Dulles Expo / CHANTILLY, VA candrews@landscapesupplyva.com
800.876.2150
3A, 3B, 5A, 6, 60
Mar. 10, 2015 FISA Pest Management in the Food Industry Recertification Seminar, Doubletree Hotel / LITTLE ROCK, AR Deborah L. Murphy
913.782.6399
7A*, 7C*, 60*
Mar. 11, 2015 2015 Central VA Commercial Pesticide Applicator Recertification Training, Central Virginia Community College / LYNCHBURG, VA Kevin Camm
434.455.3740
2, 3A, 3B, 5A, 6, 10, 60
Mar. 12, 2015 2015 Planning District 16 Commercial Applicators Recertification, Stafford VCE - Rowser Building / STAFFORD, VA John E. Howe
540.507.7571
1A*, 3A*, 3B*, 6*, 10*, 60*
Mar. 18, 2015 2015 Central VA Commercial Pesticide Applicator Recertification Training, Central Virginia Community College / LYNCHBURG, VA Kevin Camm
434.455.3740
2, 3A, 3B, 5A, 6, 10, 60
Mar. 19, 2015 VCE Hampton Roads Pesticide Applicator Recertification Class 2015, Sandy Bottom Nature Park / HAMPTON, VA Megan Tierney
757.727.1401
3A*, 3B*, 5A*, 6*, 8*, 10*, 60*
Apr. 6, 2015 Interstate Ornamental Plant Management Conference, Maritime Institute of Technology / LINTHICUM, MD Avis Koeiman
301.405.3913
3A, 3B, 6, 9, 10
Apr. 28, 2015 VTC Pesticide Applicator Recertification, Laurel Hill Golf Course / LORTON, VA Tom Tracy
757.464.1004
3A, 3B, 5A, 6, 8, 10, 60
Apr. 30, 2015 Degesch America Inc Recertification Program, Stonewall Jackson Hotel / STAUNTON, VA Susan Nichols
540.234.9281
1A*, 1C*, 7A*, 7C*, 60*
Apr. 30, 2015 VCE Hampton Roads Pesticide Applicator Recertification Class 2015, Russell Memorial Library / CHESAPEAKE, VA Cyndi A. Wyskiewicz
757.393.5197
3A*, 3B*, 5A*, 6*, 8*, 10*, 60*
May 26, 2015 VTC Pesticide Applicator Recertification, Gypsy Hill Park / STAUNTON, VA Tom Tracy
757.464.1004
3A, 3B, 5A, 6, 8, 10, 60
Jun. 12, 2015 Lower Shore Pest Management Conference, The Wye Research and Education Center, University of Maryland / QUEENSTOWN, MD Ginny Rosenkranz
410.749.6141
3A, 3B, 5A, 6, 10, 60
Jun. 16, 2015 VCE Hampton Roads Pesticide Applicator Recertification Class, Chesapeake Central Library / CHESAPEAKE, VA

Mike A. Andruczyk
757.382.6348

3A*, 3B*, 5A*, 6*, 8*, 10*, 60*
Jun. 16, 2015 VTC Pesticide Applicator Recertification, Northampton Community Center / HAMPTON, VA Tom Tracy
757.464.1004
3A, 3B, 5A, 6, 8, 10, 60
Jun. 18, 2015 Procrastinators Recertification Training for Commercial Pesticide Applicators / FAIRFAX, VA Adria Bordas
703.324.5369

3A, 3B, 5A, 6, 10, 60

Jun. 23, 2015 VTC Pesticide Applicator Recertification, Hampton Roads AREC / VIRGINIA BEACH, VA Tom Tracy
757.464.1004
3A, 3B, 5A, 6, 8, 10, 60
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