Why Certified Pest Control Training Should Be The Standard
Certified pest control training would professionalize the industry, attract higher skilled people with better aptitudes.
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Pest Control Services Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment, 2016 – 2026
offers a 10-year forecast of the global pest control services market for the forecast period 2016-2026. In terms of value, the market is expected to expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.4% through 2026.
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Why Certified Pest Control Training Should Be The Standard.
To become a real estate sales Associate requires 63 hour course
An Insurance Agent requires 2-20 General Lines online course $625 and 4-40 for Customer Service Reps. Plus License exam fee, finger printed.A Nail Technician has more initial training than most pest control techs
- Hiv/Aids 4 Hours
- Professional Image 25 Hours
- Tips & Wraps 25 Hours
- Uv Gels 25 Hours
- Artifical Nail Removal 10 Hours
- Monomer Liquids & Polymer Powder 25 Hours
- Nail Fill-Ins 10 Hours
- Nail Diseases & Disorders 25 Hours
- Infection Control: Principles & Practices 25 Hours
- Florida Law For Nails 5 Hours
- Polish & Nail Art 11 Hours
- Manicuring 25 Hours
- Pedicuring 25 Hours
A total of 240 Hours Of Schooling to qualify for an exam before they can practice.
Verified Services Required To Qualify For Examination
- 5 Artificial Nail Removal
- 3 Events
- 20 Manicure
- 10 Nail Fill-Ins
- 10 Nail Wraps And/Or Mending
- 10 Pedicure
- 10 Polishing & Nail Art
- 95 Sanitation
- 15 Sculpting Using A Form
- 15 Tips With Overlay
Tuition Books And Material $1,125.00 The Average Salary Of nail technicians in Florida is about $20,820 a year according to The Bureau of Labor Statistics.
A Barber, Hair Stylist, Cosmetologist 1,200 Hours and costs over 10K
Fork Lift Operator require OSHA Training https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/poweredindustrialtrucks/
Security Guard Course length is 40 hours
Pool service 2 day course $295 with a book and exam.
New York is a state that requires a 30 hour course $500
Right now no training is certifiable.
Most CEU Classes are a joke.
1 Weeds out people who are not cut out for pest control.
2 Gives technicians complete training IPM, safety, pesticide info, pest I’d before they get in.
3 Professionalize the industry, create higher wages.
Graduate from an approved training program and/or complete a certain amount of work-related experience.
- Fifra Law
- Osha Law
- State Law
- Pesticide Classes
- Modes Of Action
- Pesticide Safety
- Pest Identification
- Pest Biology
- Integrated Pest Management
- General Household Pest
- Lawn and Ornamental
- Wood Destroying Organisms
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