Training Videos

The CTN - Verifiable Pest Control Training Video Series was developed and produced to meet the needs of pest control professionals. A complete training set for the beginning to intermediate technician or applicator. We have bundled this series into three different sets to meet your specific needs.

Order CTN Training Vidoes online now or call us at 512.829.5114. We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover or purchase orders from certain pre-approved governmental agencies. Prices effective 11/19/02 and subject to change without notice. Texas residents add 8.25% sales tax. Shipping not included in prices shown.

22-Hour Set for Texas Technician Apprentice Training [CTN-B] $399.95 Order Now

The CTN - Technician-Apprentice Training video series includes the complete set of 11 two-hour VHS video tapes providing the two hours of classroom training in each of the 11 categories as required by the Texas Structural Pest Control Service Regulations, Sec. 593.21.
In addition, we include Test & Training Record booklets which are provided to assist you in assuring that your employees demonstrate competency in the material presented in the videos. There is a series of 11 tests. Each test has 20 questions, true/false and multiple choice, which covers the material of each video.
Each Test & Training Record booklet includes the test series, SPCS Technician-Apprentice Verifiable Training Record forms and SPCS applications for both Noncommercial and Commercial Technician Exams and Licenses.
Includes: CTN-1, CTN-2, CTN-3, CTN-4, CTN-5, CTN-6, CTN-7, CTN-8, CTN-9, CTN-10, CTN-11 (See individual descriptions below.)

20-Hour Set for General Pest Control Training [CTN-C] $369.95 Order Now

Test & Training Record booklets are included with the CTN - General Pest Control Training Video Series. They are provided to assist you in assuring that your employees demonstrate competency in the material presented in the videos.
Each Test Booklet provides a convenient way to record, and keep on file, each employees progress in the program. The front cover provides a space for the employee's name, address, Social Security number, phone number, and any other information you to wish to enter. An introduction to the video series, all 10 tests, and a Verifiable Training Record form are included.
After your employee has viewed each video, the appropriate test for that video should be administered and then checked by you for accuracy using the Test Answer Keys provided in this booklet. Your employee's training record (in the back of his/her test booklet) should then be updated by you as he/she completes each category.
(The Kansas Registered Technician program includes an Additional Materials booklet which covers important training material required by Kansas law.)
Includes: CTN-2, CTN-3, CTN-4, CTN-5, CTN-6, CTN-7, CTN-8, CTN-9, CTN-10, CTN-11 (See individual descriptions below.)

12-Hour Set for Texas Mosquito Control Training [CTN-A] $269.95 Order Now

Test & Training Record booklets are included with the CTN - Mosquito Control Training Video Series. They are provided to assist you in assuring that your employees demonstrate competency in the material presented in the videos.
Each Test Booklet provides a convenient way to record, and keep on file, each employees progress in the program toward meeting the Texas Department of Health requirement for 12 hours of verifiable classroom training. The front cover provides a space for the employee's name, address, Social Security number, phone number, and any other information you to wish to enter. An introduction to the video series, all six tests, and a Mosquito Control Verifiable Training Record form are included.
After your employee has viewed each video, the appropriate test for that video should be administered and then checked by you for accuracy using the Test Answer Keys provided in this booklet. Your employee's training record (in the back of his/her test booklet) should then be updated by you as he/she completes each category.
Includes: CTN-3, CTN-4, CTN-5, CTN-6, CTN-9, CTN-10 (See individual descriptions below.)

SPECIAL VALUE [CTN-S] $169.95 Order Now

Buy any three of the following individual tapes described below and get save with this discounted offer.

Laws & Regulations [CTN-1] $59.95 Order Now

Part 1: Texas Structural Pest Control Act
Objective: To review provisions of the Texas Structural Pest Control Act and assist applicators in understanding how to comply with this law.
Part 2: Texas Structural Pest Control Regulations
Objective: To review provisions of the Texas Structural Pest Control Service Regulations and assist applicators in understanding how to comply.
This tape is a comprehensive discussion of the laws and regulations of the Structural Pest Control Service in Texas. The format of this tape is lecture, graphics, and discussion.

Recognition of Pests & Damage Control [CTN-2] $59.95 Order Now

Objective: To acquaint pesticide applicators with the common pests encountered in structural pest control.
The largest part of this tape is devoted to pictures of the pests for identification, and pictures of the damage that these pests cause. There is discussion of differences and similarities, and suggestions for the best methods of identification.

Pesticide Labaels & Label Comprehension [CTN-3] $59.95 Order Now

Objective: To acquaint pesticide applicators with the content of pesticide labels and how to locate information on the label.
Labels are discussed in depth for the beginning pest control person. Each area of the label is discussed and there are many examples shown throughout the tape. There are graphics and reviews that will help even more experienced persons with the information found on all labels.

Pesticide Safety [CTN-4] $59.95 Order Now

Part 1: Applicator Safety
Objective: This course is devoted to your protection. It will review basic safety procedures in handling and applying pesticides, identify common mistakes and careless actions, and emphasize the importance of planning a complete safety program.
Part 2: Public Safety
Objective: To review basic requirements and procedures that pesticide applicators should follow to protect public safety, and outline procedures that will assist applicators in minimizing risks to the general public.
This tape will give the viewer a very complete overview of safety for the applicator and the public. When this segment was in production, the crew said everyone, including homeowners, should have to see this information before buying anything that is a chemical.

Environmental Protection [CTN-5] $59.95 Order Now

Objective: To review basic environmental impacts of pesticides and outline procedures that will assist applicators in minimizing adverse impacts.
Another informative session, this tape will go over things such as drift, ground water contamination and many other environmental hazards. The graphics and lecture materials will provide a very careful look at a very important topic.

Reporting Spills & Misapplications [CTN-6] $59.95 Order Now

Objective: To inform applicators about procedures for reporting misapplications and spills to the appropriate authorities.
The worst has happened, and now what do you do? This tape provides answers, strategies and an interview with a Professional Environmental Engineer in order for the viewer to understand how to handle a bad situation. There is valuable information in this tape that everyone in the pest control industry should know.

Application Equipment & Techniques [CTN-7] $59.95 Order Now

Objective: To review types of application equipment and techniques for applying pesticides for structural pest control.
An industry professional provides great information along with examples of the latest in application equipment, cleaning, upkeep and application techniques.

Pesticide Formulations & Actions [CTN-8] $59.95 Order Now

Objective: To acquaint applicators with various formulations of pesticides, their properties, and uses.
All different types of pesticide formulations are covered in this tape, from aerosols to dust, and everything in between. The types of formulation uses are discussed as well. Graphics are used to explain this information, as well as detailed examples.

Emergency Procedures & Pesticide Cleanup [CTN-9] $59.95 Order Now

Objective: To review symptoms of pesticide poisoning, treatment for poisoning, and cleanup of chemical spills.
The trainer in this tape interviews a firefighter who explains the different procedures to follow in order for the operator to correctly handle poisoning and spills. The information given in this segment is a must for anyone handling chemicals, pesticides, etc.

Mathematics, Chemistry, Toxicology & Entomology [CTN-10] $59.95 Order Now

Objective: To review basic mathematics, chemistry, toxicology, and entomology for proper use of pesticides.
Each topic, mathematics, chemistry, toxicology and entomology are covered in 30 minute segments. The viewer receives a basic overview of these important topics as they relate to the pest control industry.

Non-Chemical Pest Control [CTN-11] $59.95 Order Now

Objective: To review biological, mechanical, and preventive techniques of pest control that do not rely on pesticides.
As people in our society demand that fewer chemicals are used, the information in this tape will become more and more important. Everything from glue traps to exclusion techniques are covered, along with sanitation and some interesting tips for your customers are given.

Additional Test & Training Record Booklets [CTN-TB] $20.00 Order Now

Package of 5 booklets.

 

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