Independent Grape Growers - Paso Robles Area
Gold Members

Pesticide Safety Train-the-Trainer Workshops

April 10, 2024 - April 11, 2024


***New Location Added***

TEMPLETON, CA (Castoro Cellars)

April 10, 2024 English

April 11, 2024 Spanish                            


From Safe At Work California...


This is a Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR)-approved Train the Trainer course and we want to make sure IGGPRA Members know about the opportunity.  Space is limited to 25 participants per course, so choose your location (it will be at Castoro in Templeton April 10th and 11th) and reserve your spot soon.


It is free of charge and open to all.


This full-day, in-person, interactive workshop is offered in English and Spanish, and includes a continental breakfast and lunch, and will cover the following topics:

  • Laws and regulations affecting pesticide handlers including the use of labels and safety data sheets
  • Proper use of personal protective equipment (PPE) for handlers
  • Safe handling and transportation of pesticides
  • Pesticide exposure, and signs and symptoms of illness
  • How to identify directions for emergency medical care and decontamination for the different pesticides
  • Techniques and resources qualifying participants to train others


Workshop agenda

7:30 – 8:00   Check-in and continental breakfast
8:00 – 8:30   Welcome and orientation
8:30 – 10:15   Pre-test and instruction
10:15 – 10:30   Break
10:30 – 12:00   Instruction
12:00 – 12:30   Lunch (included, on-site)
12:30 – 2:30   Instruction
1:20 – 2:45   Break
2:45 – 4:30   Instruction
4:30 – 5:00   Post-test, Q & A, and presentation of completion certificates


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