UGA Extension Gwinnett is offering a workshop to help prepare those who are planning to take the Georgia Pesticide Applicator Licensing Exam in Category 24 Ornamental and Turf to pass it. The workshop will cover the ornamental and turf section first, and then the general standards section. Please refer to the attached registration form for more details. The program will be held on Friday, November 16, from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm in the second floor conference room of the Gwinnett County Government Annex Building, 750 South Perry St., Lawrenceville, GA 30046.
Please register for the program by Friday, November 9, 2018. The cost is $20 person. You can register by credit/debit card online at https://cat24gwinnett_11162018.eventbrite.com or by phone at 770.228.7214. You can pay by check. Make it payable to the University of Georgia and mail it to:
UGA Center for Urban Agriculture
ATTN: Beth Horne
1109 Experiment Street
Griffin, GA 30223
The exam itself will not be offered after the class. It is offered at several technical colleges throughout the state. To find one near you and to register for the exam, go to www.gapestexam.com.
Participants need to purchase the study books before the class. The general standards book is $35.00 and the ornamental and turf book is $35.00. You can also purchase the books through the Gwinnett County Extension office (office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm) or though www.gapestexam.com.