02 NCAC 09L .0526          PESTICIDE DEALER RECERTIFICATION OPTIONS

(a)  A pesticide dealer may be recertified by completing five approved Pesticide Dealer Continuing Certification Credits.  A Pesticide Dealer Continuing Certification Credit is defined as one hour of approved Pesticide Dealer Continuing Certification Training.  Such training must be approved by the Board and may consist of meetings, seminars, short courses, or other presentations taught by extension pesticide personnel, or other privately or publicly sponsored training organizations approved by the Board.  The Continuing Certification Credits must be obtained in at least two years of the five‑year period.

(b)  Instead of completing five certification credits, a pesticide dealer may be recertified by passing a written comprehensive examination administered by NCDA personnel and based on training materials which have been approved by the Board.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 143‑448; 143‑449;

Eff. October 22, 1981.