In a landmark collaboration, the Pest Control Association of Nigeria (PECAN), the Environmental Health Council of Nigeria (EHCON), and the Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA) are set to host the 2023 Pesticides Handlers' Certification Programme. This Mandatory Continuous Development Training Programme (MCDTP) is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, 29th November 2023, at the PECAN National Secretariat Hall, 5 NERDC Road Alausa Ikeja, Lagos, starting at 8 am.
The event, targeted at professionals in the pest control industry, aims to enhance their skills and knowledge through a comprehensive training program. Participants can choose between onsite and online participation.
Date: Wednesday, 29th November, 2023
Venue: PECAN National Secretariat Hall, 5 NERDC Road Alausa Ikeja, Lagos
Time: 8 am
Interested individuals are encouraged to register promptly, as registration closes on Friday, 24th November, 2023. The registration fee is N30,000 per participant, and payments can be made to the account details provided below:
Account Name: PECAN 30th Anniversary Training Account
Bank: Zenith Bank
Account Number: 1016679873
After making the payment, participants are required to send evidence of payment along with their full details to the WhatsApp number: 0703 289 6271.
Core Course Topics and Facilitators:
- Regulatory Framework for Public Health Pest & Vector Control Practices in Nigeria
Facilitator: Prof. A.N. Amadi- Public Health Policy Expert & Entomologist
- Pesticides Handling and Abuse
Facilitator: Dr. Rametu Momodu, Director VMAP, NAFDAC
- Health & Safety in Pest Control Practices
Facilitator: Dr. Babatunde Ajayi, GM, LASEPA
Certificate of Participation:
A Certificate of Participation from this program is a prerequisite for the renewal of licenses and membership in 2024, emphasizing the importance of staying updated on industry standards.
Pco. Olakunle Williams, PECAN National President
Dr. Yakubu Mohammed Baba, Registrar & CEO, EHCON
For more information and registration, interested participants can contact PECAN, NGS through WhatsApp at 0703 289 6271.
Don't miss out on this invaluable opportunity to enhance your expertise in the field of pest control!