New Additions to the 2019 PCT School
The 2019 NCPMA PCT School will be held Jan. 27-31, 2019 at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Convention Center in Durham. We are hard at work preparing a great program for everyone and are excited about the new offerings that will be offered for this year's attendees.
Take a look at the new items we'll be offering:
New Interactive Courses for Attendees
North Carolina State University (NCSU) Hands-On Training for Techs & Spray School will be held Jan. 29 at the NCSU Structural Pest Management Training Facility on Chi Road in Raleigh.
This 4-hour, hands-on training session for pest management managers and technicians will focus on proper equipment handling, calibration and repair and how to ensure accurate pesticide application rates and techniques. This is the only course offered at an off-site location during the PCT School and is capped at 100 participants.
NWCOA Wildlife Training will be offered by the National Wildlife Control Operators Association on Jan. 31. This is the first 8-hour wildlife course offered at the PCT School and is designed to provide a comprehensive educational opportunity to earn credits while learning the latest in control techniques.
ACE Course and Exam
For the first time, we'll be offering the Associate Certified Entomologist (ACE) Review Class and Exam from the Entomological Society of America (ESA) at the 2019 PCT School!
The ACE Review Course will be offered Monday, Jan. 28 from noon to 5 p.m. The ACE exam will be administered on Tuesday, Jan. 29 from 9 a.m. to noon.
In order to take the ACE exam, attendees must:
- Pay a fee of $355-$395 payable to the Entomological Society of America
- Receive prior approval by the ESA
- Submit an ACE Certification application by Dec. 24, 2018