Secret Site Map
Tuesday, July 07, 2015

Home News VPMA Offers Online Recertification

VPMA Offers Online Recertification

Business Strategy

Virginia Pest Management Association now offering WDI Recertification Workshop online.

| August 3, 2012

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – The Virginia Pest Management Association has converted its WDI Inspector Recertification Workshop into an online learning opportunity which can be completed in less than two hours, according to VMPA Executive Director Andrea Coron.

“What we found over the years is that people were very interested in the training we provided, but the recertification requirements became kind of onerous,” Coron said.

The online program went live on July 9, Coron said. Moving to an electronic format allows VMPA Certified WDI Inspectors to earn recertification credits to maintain their certification without having to travel to a workshop site. The online program is available 24/7, and covers

The course can be accessed at www.vpmawdirecert.com. Each inspector must purchase access to the program for an $85 fee. Visit www.VPMAOnline.com for more information.  

Top news

EPA Proposes to Cancel Some Uses of Propoxur

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing to cancel certain uses of the propoxur after preliminary human health assessment found risks from certain applications, EPA announced Wednesday.

Dow AgroSciences Names Hanson Product Manager

Mike Hanson has been named product manager for the ActiveSense Remote Monitoring System under development by Dow AgroSciences.

Arrow Exterminators Acquires Hallman Pest Control

Atlanta-based Arrow Exterminators announced the acquisition of Hallman Pest Control of Oneonta, Ala. This strategic location will provide Arrow the opportunity to expand its footprint in the growing Alabama market.

Marathon Data Systems Rebrands as WorkWave

The company also announced the acquisition of Foxtrax GPS, a cloud-based leader in fleet tracking technology.

Dr. Jacqueline Applegate to head Bayer Environmental Science

During her 23-year-career at Bayer, Applegate has held several management positions with Environmental Science, most notably president of its North America business from 2010 to 2012.

x