Our Recertification Seminars

NoBugs! is on its 29th year of hosting annual pesticide recertification seminars approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture and the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection. All seminars are held at 545 North Orianna Street in Philadelphia, PA from 4:00 to 8:00 PM, with dinner and desserts provided. Each seminar costs $25.00 per person.


Space is limited, so please call Bruce and Linda at (215) 592-7997 or email nobugspestcontrol@gmail.com to make your reservation as soon as possible.


The 2019 seminar schedule with PA credits and some NJ credits is listed below. We will post the rest of the NJ credits as soon as we have them.

Wednesday, June 19, 2019
4:00 - 6:00 PM: Rodent control session in public and private areas with Barry Pitkoff of Liphatech
6:00 - 7:00 PM: Spotted lanternfly control with Tommy McCann of the Penn State Extension
7:00 - 8:00 PM: Legislation and compliance issues to help stop the spread of the spotted lanternfly with Tommy McCann
Credits in PA: 2 in Core & Cat. 6; 4 in Cats. 11 & 15; 6 in Cat. 23
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
4:00 - 5:00 PM: Flea and tick control in public and private areas with Jeff O'Neill of Zoecon
5:00 - 6:00 PM: Label and SDS review of Gentrol and Zenprox with Jeff O'Neill
6:00 - 8:00 PM: Wood-destroying insects with Dr. Reid Ipser of Nisus
Credits in PA: 2 in Core & Cats. 11, 16 & 23; 4 in Cat. 12
Credits in NJ: 1 in Cat. 9; 2 in Cats. 7A & 7B; 3 in Core & Cat. 8A
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
4:00 - 5:00 PM: Carpenter ant control with Lisa DiDomenico of Bayer
5:00 - 6:00 PM: Safe handling of various pesticide formulations with Lisa DiDomenico
6:00 - 8:00 PM: Rodent control in public and private areas with Mike Goldstein of Woodstream
Credits in PA: 2 in Core & Cat. 12; 4 in Cats. 11, 15 & 23
Credits in NJ: 2 in Core & Cat. 7B; 4 in Cats. 7A & 8A
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
4:00 - 5:00 PM: Termite control with Jonathan Davis of Syngenta
5:00 - 6:00 PM: Roach control in public and private areas with Jonathan Davis
6:00 - 7:00 PM: Fly control in public and public areas with Filipe Ferreira of Pelsis
7:00 - 8:00 PM: Safe use and handling of rodenticides and bait stations with Filipe Ferreira
Credits in PA: 2 in Cats. 12 & 15; 4 in Cat. 16; 6 in Cats. 11 & 23
Credits in NJ: 1 in Core; 2 in Cat. 7B; 6 in Cats. 7A & 8A
Wednesday, August 7, 2019
4:00 - 5:00 PM: Roach control in public and private areas with Richard Spigler II of FMC
5:00 - 6:00 PM: Label and SDS review of Transport Mikron and Dragnet SFR with Richard Spigler II
6:00 - 7:00 PM: Carpenter ant control with Jonathan Davis of Syngenta
7:00 - 8:00 PM: Bedbug control in public and private areas with Jonathan Davis
Credits in PA: 2 in Core & Cat. 12; 4 in Cats. 11, 16 & 23
Credits in NJ: 2 in Cat. 7B; 3 in Core; 4 in Cats. 7A & 8A
Wednesday, August 21, 2019
4:00 - 5:00 PM: Rodent control in public and private areas with Brian Hensel of Bell Laboratories
5:00 - 6:00 PM: Label and SDS review of Contrac Soft Bait and Final products with Brian Hensel
6:00 - 7:00 PM: Carpenter ant control with Lisa DiDomenico of Bayer
7:00 - 8:00 PM: Roach control in public and private areas with Lisa DiDomenico
Credits in PA: 2 in Core & Cats. 12, 15 & 16; 4 in Cats. 11 & 23
Credits in NJ: 2 in Core & Cat. 8A; 3 in Cat. 7B; 6 in Cat. 7A
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
4:00 - 5:00 PM: Fly control in public and private areas with Richard Spigler II of FMC
5:00 - 6:00 PM: Label and SDS review of Endzone and Dragnet SFR with Richard Spigler II
6:00 - 8:00 PM: Rodent control in public and private areas with Brian Hensel of Bell Laboratories
Credits in PA: 2 in Core & Cat. 16; 4 in Cat. 15; 6 in Cats. 11 & 23
Credits in NJ: 2 in Core; 5 in Cats. 7A & 8A
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
4:00 - 5:00 PM Rodent control in public and private areas with Jonathan Davis of Syngenta
5:00 - 6:00 PM: Carpenter ant control with Jonathan Davis
6:00 - 7:00 PM: Care and maintenance of compression type sprayers with Filipe Ferreira of Pelsis
7:00 - 8:00 PM: Fly control in public and private areas with Filipe Ferreira
Credits in PA: 2 in Core & Cats. 12, 15 & 16; 4 in Cats. 11 & 23
Credits in NJ: 2 in Cat. 7B; 3 in Cat. 8A; 6 in Cat. 7A
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
4:00 - 6:00 PM: Wood-boring beetle control with Harry Bryan of Nisus
6:00 - 7:00 PM: Mosquito control in public and private areas with Lisa DiDomenico of Bayer
7:00 - 8:00 PM: Label and SDS review of Temprid FX and Barricor with Lisa DiDomenico
Credits in PA: 2 in Core & Cats. 11 & 16; 4 in Cat. 12
Credits in NJ: 2 in Core & Cats. 7B, 8A & 8B