Click on "REGISTER HERE" and it will take you to the registration page

To register over the phone or need help with registration, please contact PACE at 541-737-4197 or


If you have an Oregon Pesticide License, please have that in front of you prior to registering. If you need to look up your Oregon Pesticide License number, please CLICK HERE and search by your name.


REGISTER HERE - Registration is still open




Holiday Inn Portland South

25425 SW 95th Ave, Wilsonville, OR 97070


Date & Time

Tuesday & Wednesday, January 8 & 9

Tuesday: 8am - 5pm;  Anticipating 8 regular (4 CORE) ODA credits

Wednesday: 8am - 4pm; Anticipating 7 regular (CORE varies) ODA credits 

Anticipating up to 15 credits from WA, CA, ISDA, NV, LCB, and ISA


Tuesday Breakout Session

PM- School Service Providers

This session is being provided for pesticide applicators, employed by the school district or contracted pest companies, who apply pesticides on School property. 

Wednesday Breakout Sessions

AM: Aerial (Aerial Credit)

PM: Landscape/ Ornamental/ Turf


Registration Fees

One-day Registration Fee: $205

Two-day Registration Fee: $280


Registration is still OPEN!!!!




*Note: When you click on REGISTER HERE, you will be directed to the registration website. You can use your Google (gmail base), Yahoo, Facebook, Microsoft (Outlook, Hotmail, Windows Live), AOL, Twitter, LinkedIn, or OSU email address to create a profile and log in.  FOR GOVERNMENT AGENCIES: click on "Ideal-Logic" to create an account. Multiple registrations can still be done under one registration login or you can register over the phone.  Contact PACE at 541-737-4197 or if you need help with registration.


Special room rates of $108 per night (excluding taxes) are available at the Holiday Inn for this event. Please call 1-503-682-2211 by December 18, 2018 to receive these rates but they are on a first come first serve basis to receive the rate. Be sure to mention that you are attending the Chemical Applicators/Pesticide Course to receive the special rate.


Accommodation requests related to a disability should be made by December 22, 2018 to Kimberly Brown (541-737-6257) or Kaci Buhl (541-737-8300). 
Tuesday, January 8, 2019                          

7:15   Registration & Continental Breakfast Served 

8:00    Adjuvants 101: John Westerdahl

8:55    Ornamental Noxious Weeds of Western Oregon: Beth Myers-Shenai

9:50   Break 

10:05  Research Updates: Kaci Buhl, OSU

11:00  Laws and Regulations: Colton Bond, ODA

12:00 - 1:00 Lunch (Included w/registration) 

1:00    Brown Marmorated Stink Bugs: Nik Wiman

1:55    Mosquitoes: West Nile & Zika Virus: Cody Pace

2:50   Break 

3:05    PPE: Garnet Cooke, OR-OSHA

4:00    Lessons Learned: Mike Odenthal, ODA

5:00   Adjourn 


School Service Provider Breakout Session

1:00    Laws and Regulations: Colton Bond, ODA

1:55    Lessons Learned: Mike Odenthal, ODA

2:50   Break 

3:05    Youth as a Vulnerable Population: Fred Berman

4:00   Risk Communication: Kaci Buhl, OSU

5:00   Adjourn 



Wednesday, January 9, 2019

7:15   Registration & Hot Breakfast Served 

8:00    25(b): Kaci Buhl, OSU

8:55    Rodenticides: Wiley Sanders

9:50   Break 

10:05   Moles, Voles, & Gophers - ID, Biology, & Control: Brian Thomas

11:00  Beetle Vermin: Jim LaBente

12:00 - 1:00 Lunch (Included w/registration) 

1:00    IPM Strategies for Conservation Biological Control: Allan Felsott

1:55   Vegetation Management: Top 10 Tips from the Field: Will Lackey

2:45   Break 

3:00   Risk Communication: NPIC

4:00   Adjourn 


Aerial Breakout Session 

8:00   Aerial Buffer Zone & Recordkeeping: Jay Walters

8:55  Alan Corr, Agri-Spray Consulting

9:50   Break 

10:05 Alan Corr, Agri-Spray Consulting

11:00   Open Discussion

           Moderator: Mike Odenthal, ODA

12:00   Lunch (Included w/registration) 


Landscape/Nursery/Ornamental Breakout Session

1:00   Disease Management for Production & Landscape: Jen Browning

1:55   Identifying & Managing the Bronze Birch Borer:Nicole Sanchez

2:45   Break 

3:00   Beneficials: Bruce Coleman 

4:00   Adjourn 

In-Person Recertification Course
Refund Policy

Refund Policy:

REFUNDS will only be issued when cancellations are made two weeks (14 days) prior to the event date.

Winter Weather for Pesticide Training Sessions

  • If a course should be canceled due to weather, this decision will be made 48-hours prior to the event. 
  • If a course should be canceled due to road conditions making it impossible to access the training site safely, this decision will be made 24-hours prior to the event.

Emails will be sent out to all registered participants, if the decision has been made to cancel the event. If you don’t use email, please check on the event website at, or call the event coordinator listed in your confirmation materials. 

Don't take any unnecessary risks if weather and/or road conditions are hazardous in your area. Use your best judgement; put safety first.

Unpredictable Circumstances

Partial or full refunds will be considered on a case-by-case basis. If you do not contact PACE by the end of the next business day following the training, no refund will be issued.

Oregon State University’s Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) reserves the right to cancel programs and will notify participants in an appropriate manner of this cancellation. Oregon State University is not responsible for costs incurred due to cancellation.