7a. Structural And Rodent
Certification Training Manual for Commercial Pesticide Applicators and Technicians (NY Subcategory 7a). This training manual prepares commercial pesticide applicators and technicians who are seeking certification to use and/or (in the case of applicators) supervise the use of pesticides (excluding fumigants) in, on, or around food-handling establishments (excluding food-processing areas); dwellings; institutions such as schools and hospitals; industrial establishments, including any other structures and adjacent areas, public or private; and for the protection of stored, processed, or manufactured products. Target pests include those associated with structures (excluding termites and post-construction wood-destroying organisms), such as but not limited to, rodents, roaches, ants, fleas, ticks, and stinging or biting insects.