Alabama Pesticide Education Information

Worker Protection Standard Information

With all the changes to the Worker Protection Standards, here are some links and documents to help you begin to navigate and understand what will be taking place. The majority of the rule revisions are effective as ofJanuary 2, 2017.

 

Available Train the Trainer Events 2017

Date
Time
Location
Contact
2/23/17 9:30am - 1:30pm 1526 Chesnut Bypass, Centre AL Landon Marks - 256-927-3250 - mlm0013@auburn.edu
3/14/17 9:00am - 2:00pm E.V. Sith Research Station - 4725 County Rd 40, Shorter, AL Chip East - 256-846-0314 - eastwil@aces.edu
3/16/17 9:00am - 2:00pm AGITC - 5521 Cahaba Valley Rd - Birmingham, AL John Nabors - 205-981-2326 ext 11 - jtnabors@aces.edu
3/21/17 9:00am - 2:00pm WREC - 167 Alabama 134, Headland AL Jimmy Jones - 334-585-6416 - jonesja@aces.edu

 

To find training in your area contact your local Extension Agent.

 

PERC has an extensive Website dedicated to providing you with information, materials, training help, videos and handouts on the new WPS Training, please take a look at all available material available both in English and Spanish.

 

 

EPA Website Links

 

Specific Documents and Publications

English Documents

EPA is announcing stronger protections for the nation’s two million agricultural workers and their families working on farms, forests, nurseries, and greenhouses.

 

Spanish Documents

La EPA anuncia protecciones más rigurosas para los dos millones de trabajadores agrícolas de la nación y sus familias que trabajan en granjas, bosques, viveros e invernaderos.

 

 

EPA YouTube Videos About WPS

 

Once Training has been completed, fill out and sign this Letter of WPS Training Completion

WPS Letter of Completion English

WPS Letter of Completion Spanish