Pesticide Training

Proteus offers a free one-hour pesticide training session for farmworkers, greenhouse workers, vineyard staff or anyone who works closely with pesticides. The training presents the information required by law under the Environmental Protection Agency Worker Protection Standard.

Each one-hour training session is bilingual and interactive. The curriculum is EPA-endorsed and workers receive an EPA card that is valid for five years. Training is presented in small group presentations and trainees are encouraged to participate and ask questions. The trainers are bilingual, well-trained in the WPS, and certified.

Maria teaching Pesticide ClassWhy let Proteus, Inc. do your training?

  • Training is offered in English, Spanish or English and Spanish
  • Flexible scheduling – employer determines the time and place
  • Training is held on-site
  • Free materials for workers
  • Employer receives a roster of trained workers
  • Free EPA-required poster for job site

Contact a Proteus office and speak with a case manager.