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.






LaSells Stewart Center, Austin Auditorium

875 SW 26th St., Corvallis, OR 97331


Date & Time

Tuesday & Wednesday, January 22 & 23, 2019

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

Wednesday: 8am - 4pm; Anticipating 7 regular (3-4 CORE) ODA credits


Registration Fees

One-day Registration Fee: $175

Two-day Registration Fee: $225


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.



Purchase a parking permit ahead of time HERE 

OSU Parking Map 

1. PLAN AHEAD: You can purchase a parking permit for zone B, C & D lots for $10/day. Purchase a parking permit ahead of time HERE

GOVERNMENT VEHICLES: select rental car & Alamo if you do not know the license plate. 

2. DAY OF: You can purchase a parking permit for $10/day at any of the parking meters that are designated by the “P” on the parking map. OSU Parking Map



Special room rates of $129 per night (excluding taxes) are available at the Hilton Garden Inn for this event. Please call 1-541-752-5000 by January 1, 2019 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 OSU Non Crop Vegetation Course to receive the special rate.


Accommodation requests related to a disability should be made by January 5, 2019 to Kimberly Brown (541-737-6257) or Kaci Buhl (541-737-8300). 
Tuesday, January 22, 2019 

7:15   Registration

8:00   Research Updates: Kaci Buhl, OSU

8:55   Laws and Regulations: Colton Bond

9:50   Break 

10:05   Adjuvants 101: Warren Gawlik

11:00   Lessons Learned: Mike Odenthal, ODA

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

1:00    Myth Busting - Nozels & Sprayers: Nicholas Fleitz

1:55    PPE: Garnet Cooke, OR-OSHA

2:50   Break 

3:05   Beneficials: Bruce Coleman ​​​

4:00   Vegetation Management- Top 10 Tips from the Field: Will Lackey

5:00  Adjourn 


School Service Provider Breakout Session

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

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 23, 2019 

7:15   Registration & Full Breakfast

8:00    25(b): Kaci Buhl, OSU

8:55    Exotic Tree Pests: Josh Vlach

9:50   Break 

10:05  Best Practices in Weed Control: Frank Santiago, DOW

11:00  Ants: Cody Pace, Western Extermination

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

1:00    Pesticide Stewardship Program: Kirk Cook, ODA

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

2:45   Break 

3:00   What is NPIC? And Risk Communication: Amy Cross, NPIC

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.