Earners of this badge have studied for and passed two rigorous exams. The first covers insect knowledge and principles of Integrated Pest Management and the second covering pesticide safety. Based on their work experience and references, badgeholders represent a truly dedicated subset of Pest Management Professionals. In addition to the exam, they agree to adhere to a Code of Ethics and continuously improve their knowledge through continuing education.
- Integrated Pest Management
- Pest Control
- Pesticide Safety
Badgeholders have a minimum of 5 years work experience.
In order to maintain this credential, badgeholders must submit continuing education unit (CEU) credits every three years.