Topics Covered: Distinguish between toxicity, exposure, and hazards, know the difference between acute and chronic toxicity, know the common ways pesticides enter the body, understand contact vs systemic, reversible vs irreversible, immediate vs delayed, and allergic effects from pesticide exposure, and recognize symptoms of pesticide exposure and heat stress and appropriate first aid response for both. And How pesticides move within the environment, conditions that cause drift, point and non-point source contamination, how to prevent pesticides from entering the water supply, sensitive areas, and how pesticides can harm endangered species.
Attendee will receive (1) Pesticide Credits in the categories of D, L, N & X for North Carolina.
Attendee will receive (1) Pesticide Credits in the category 24 for Georgia.
Attendee will receive (1) Pesticide Credits in the categories C03, C10 & C12 for Tennessee.