2021 Summer Blitz

REGISTRATION | VIRTUAL EVENT FORMAT | SCHEDULE OF EVENTS 

WVPMA 2021 SUMMER BLITZ

June 15-16, 2021  |  Virtual Event 

Join us as we go virtual (hopefully one last time!) for the WVPMA 2021 Summer Training Blitz! Get your General Pest Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for West Virginia and surrounding states, all from the convenience of your own home or office -- no travel required!

Juggle work with your license recertification maintenance through this highly convenient, mobile-friendly platform. Take five (5) education classes over two days and allows you to stay connected to operations while you engage in learning.

One easy registration per person will have you covered for both days of training. Attend only what you wish to get credit for, and we'll keep track of what you earn.

Don't miss your chance to give this format a try and be pleasantly surprised with how easy and fun it is to use - sign up today!


REGISTRATION INFORMATION

WVPMA MEMBER REGISTER

NON-MEMBER REGISTER

*Each attendee must register using a unique email address.

 

REGISTRATION TYPE

REGISTRATION FEE

WVPMA MEMBER

$45

NON-MEMBER

$99


Refund Policy
A 100% refund will be available for the live event registration until the day of the event. No refund will be available on the day of the event. Refund requests can be made through GoToWebinar or by emailing Allison Barrett at abarrett@pestworld.org.

 

VIRTUAL EVENT FORMAT

This virtual conference will be hosted through GoToWebinar. Attendees can access this event through any computer, laptop, or mobile device. If you wish to attend using a mobile device, you must download the GoToWebinar app ahead of time. We recommend all users click HERE to launch a practice webinar to ensure your machine meets the minimum system requirements to attend this event.

If you are attending this event for continuing education credit/hours, please read the following guidelines carefully:

  • Only the registered attendee will receive credit for attending this event.
  • Each registered attendee must use the unique link provided by GoToWebinar in your confirmation email to access the event.
  • Each registered attendee must use your own computer, laptop, or mobile device to access this event.

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS 

All sessions are in Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)

Tuesday, June 15

8:00 a.m. - 8:10 a.m.

Welcome and Announcements 
Justin Phillips, President, WVPMA


8:10 a.m. - 9:10 a.m.

Cockroaches
Dini Miller, Ph.D., Virginia Tech


9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Bed Bugs 
Dini Miller, Ph.D., Virginia Tech


10:20 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.

Ants & Occasional Invaders
Dave McCormick, Syngenta

Discussion of Common Ant Species & Occasional Invaders which are the targets for general perimeter treatment programs.

 

Wednesday, June 16

 

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. 

Using Rodent Behavior to Your Advantage
John Murphy, Liphatech


9:10 a.m. - 10:10 a.m. 

Fun with Carpenter Ants
Jason Meyers, BASF

We will discuss numerous aspects of carpenter ants, their biology and behavior, and how they can affect management programs.


 

 

Questions? 

Contact WVPMA at wvpest@pestworld.org or call 866-678-6722.

Meetings and Schedule

May 6-7, 2021
Industry Safety Summit
Virtual Event

June 15-16, 2021
WVPMA Summer Blitz
Virtual Event

September 9-11, 2021
WVPMA Fall Conference
Stonewall Resort
Roanoke, WV

November 2-5, 2021
PestWorld 2021
Las Vegas, NV

 

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