Water Contamination by Pesticides – ME


Number of Hours: 1

Course Offered Until: 01/01/2024

Approved by the Maine Board of Pesticides Control for 1 hour of continuing education.

By actively participating in this class, the student should:

  • Understand the water system, the use and regulations of pesticides and the process of pesticides entering surface and ground water.
  • Discuss the factors that influence a pesticide potential to contaminate water through indirect and direct contamination.
  • Understand that the course alone is not sufficient to become successful and competent in preventing water contamination.
  • Understand the health effects of common water contaminants.
  • Acknowledge the importance of preventing water sources from pesticide contamination.
Provider Type:
Approved Provider
CE Required:

3 Hours for Agricultural
6 Hours for Private and Commercial Operators
9 Hours for Commercial Master

Next Business Day

Please enter your full name and license number that appear on your license.

Renewal Month/Day:
Renewal Type:
License Anniversary Date
Renewal Period:
Every 3 years Commercial Master's renewal date is 12/31 every 3 years. The rest of the categories do not have renewal dates.
State Contact Info:

Website: https://www.maine.gov/dacf/php/pesticides/applicators/licensing.html

Phone: (207) 287-3200

Fax: (207) 287-2400

Email: dacf@maine.gov

License Lookup: https://www.maine.gov/dacf/php/pesticides/licensed-commericial-applicators.shtml