Alaska certified pesticide applicators workshop set

The University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service will host a two-day continuing education course for Alaska certified pesticide applicators, arborists and landscape professionals.

The Alaska Certified Pesticide Applicators Workshop will take place both in-person and via Zoom from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, March 13, and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, March 14. Participants can attend one or both days and earn a total of 11 continuing education credits from the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation.

On Wednesday, topics will focus on pest control in structures. Participants can receive five continuing education credits. Register online at

On Thursday, the course will include presentations on outdoor integrated pest management for trees, shrubs and landscapes. Participants can receive six continuing education credits. Register online at

The fee is $60 for each day.

In-person classes will be held in Room 107 at the University of Alaska Anchorage Gorsuch Commons, 3700 Sharon Gagnon Lane. Lunch will be provided for those attending in person. Parking is free in the Willow Lot for registrants.

For more information, contact Eve Karczmarczyk at or 907-895-4215. Accommodation requests related to a disability should be made five business days in advance to Karczmarczyk.