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Texas Weed Category Pest Management

Online Course $130.00

Target Audience: Texas Structural Pest Control Technician Apprentices-Weed Category

This 8 hour course is designed to satisfy the SPCS Apprentice Training Requirements as specified in Section 593.21 h (2) "8 hours of classroom training in each category in which the apprentice is to provide pest control services."  The course covers weeds and their management in landscapes.  The course includes the relevant training manual, B-5066 Lawn and Ornamental.

For more information contact Dr. Mark Matocha,, (979) 845-3849 Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service.

Tips for accessing Online Moodle Courses
After registration through Conference Services, individuals will receive an email with specific instructions for accessing this course. THESE INSTRUCTIONS MUST BE FOLLOWED EXACTLY.
Before individuals can join course they MUST create login ID at This is where you will access the online course materials.

At the AES online courses can be found under the category “Pest Management”.  You can also use the search function to find the specific course you registered for. The enrollment key (password) is provided in email from Conference Services. You will be prompted to enter the enrollment key.

There is a one year time limit on the courses. Individuals can take the course at their own pace, however, they cannot receive a Certificate of Completion until they have met all course requirements.

If there is a problem with a certificate or if you have questions about the course, please call 979-845-1099.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

If a cancellation becomes necessary, please send notification to  Cancellations must be done before a course is started to receive refund minus a $25 administrative fee.