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Termite Academy

March 6 - March 8

NOMTCB and GNOPCA 2018 Termite Academy
Approved: (licensees and technicians) GPC, CVC, TC, WDIR

Tuesday, March 6
8:00 – 8:20 Registration
8:20 – 8:30 Introduction – Dr. C. Cottone
8:30 – 9:30 Subterranean Termite Biology and Identification – Dr. R. Pereira
9:30 – 10:30 Drywood Termites – Dr. P. Koehler
10:30 – 10:45 Break
10:45 – 11:45 Invasive Termite Species – Dr. R. Pereira
11:45 – 12:15 Lunch
12:15 – 12:30 Identification Laboratory – E. Guidry & Dr. C. Cottone
12:30 – 1:30 History of Termite Control – Dr. P. Koehler
1:30 – 2:30 Liquid Termiticides – Dr. R. Davis
2:30 – 3:15 Calculations & Drawing a Site Map (field) – various
3:15 – 3:30 Break
3:30 – 4:30 Physical Barriers – H. Beard

Wednesday, March 7
8:00 – 9:00 WDIR – M. Schleismann
9:00 – 10:00 General Pest: Wood-Destroying Organisms – E. Guidry
10:00 – 10:15 Break
10:15 – 11:15 Tree Treatments – E. Freytag
11:15 – 12:00 Bait Technology – Dr. C. Cottone
12:00 – 12:30 Lunch
12:30 – 12:45 Identification Laboratory – E. Guidry & Dr. C. Cottone
12:45 – 2:15 Inspections & Inspection Tools – E. Freytag & C.J. Leonard
2:15 – 2:30 Break
2:30 – 4:30 Post-Construction Treatments (field) – E. Freytag, P. Ponseti, M. Schleismann,
R. Landis, H. Beard, C. Montoya

Thursday, March 8
8:00 – 9:00 Rules & Regulations – M. Schleismann
9:00 – 9:45 Fumigation – Dr. C. Riegel
9:45 – 10:00 Break
10:00 – 11:00 The Label – Dr. C. Cottone
11:00 – 12:00 PPE & Safety – E. Esteve
12:00 – 12:30 Lunch
12:30 – 12:45 Identification Laboratory – E. Guidry & Dr. C. Cottone
12:45 – 1:45 Construction Practices & New Insulation Products – W. Robinson
1:45 – 2:45 Rodent Control – Dr. C. Riegel
2:45 – 3:15 Exam Review
3:15 – 4:30 Exam

Details

Start:
March 6
End:
March 8
Event Category:

Venue

City of New Olreans Mosquito & Termite Control Board
2100 Leon C. Simon
New Orleans, LA 70122
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Phone:
504-658-2440