Worker Protection Standard Training

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UConn Extension is hosting EPA Worker Protection Standard (WPS) workshops for agricultural pesticides. This training is for agricultural employers of farm workers and or pesticide handlers on farms, forests, greenhouses, and nurseries. Also for commercial pesticide application employers.

The revised worker protection standard went into effect on January 2, 2017. There will be further requirements beginning January 2, 2018. Learn what farm owners and commercial pesticide applicators must do to comply with the new WPS rule.

Training registration form isĀ available here.