Depending on the pesticide category, applicants requiring Indiana certification have three options. Option 1 is our core and category classroom training sessions conducted by experienced instructors going over the materials in the training manuals. Option 2 are eLearning courses that provide online instruction from speakers with practical experience augmented by photographs, videos and activities. Option 3 is where the applicant self-studies with the training manual and take the exam only through Metro Institute’s remote sites.
The Category 7b Termite Control workshop is a two-day, hands-on program designed to introduce termite control operators to the fundamentals of wood destroying pest identification and biology, pest inspection and reporting, treatment techniques on common foundation types, and the use and calibration of application equipment. Participation in the workshop is a requirement for all for-hire, termite control operators.
The Wood Destroying Pest Workshop is currently available as an online course. The online workshop meets the experience requirement needed for 7b Termite Control license. The online workshop is a combination of videos, powerpoints, and publications developed by the same instructors as the in-person workshop. All components must be completed by the deadline to receive credit. Cost is the same as the in-person workshop.
To register and pay online go to: Registration for Wood Destroying Pest Workshop
The Pest Management and Lawn Maintenance workshop is a two-day, hands-on program designed to introduce lawn care operators to the fundamentals of turfgrass growth, fertility, and weed management, and the use and calibration of application equipment. Participation in the workshop meets the State Chemist’s lawn care experience requirement towards certification in Category 3b. This program fills up quickly, so sign up early.