This course is designed to teach the basics of termite biology and behavior with an emphasis on subterranean termites. We cover building construction elements and treatment techniques in the context of label directions, walk through soil termiticide calculations of different slab types, and cover Florida Statute 482 and 5E-14 with particular reference to vehicle inspections. We also cover pesticide safety and do a practice spill clean-up.
Program Comments: This course includes a lecture and hands-on portion. It is 2.5 days long and is team taught by FDACS, industry experts, and UF/IFAS.