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Course Outline:


  • Social need for pest control
  • Benefits of being a pest controller
  • Range of pest control services
  • Why safety is so important
  • Definitions and jargon
  • Pesticide categories and formulations
  • Protective equipment

Pesticides – Health & Safety

  • Commonly used pesticides
  • Categories of pesticides
  • Safer pesticides formulations
  • Government registration
  • Registered pesticides labels
  • Pesticides measuring & mixing rates
  • MSDS

Pest Control Equipment:

  • Protective equipment
  • Overalls
  • Gloves
  • Respirators
  • Mechanical application equipment
  • Sprayers
  • Fogging Machines
  • Bait station

Pesticides Formulations

  • Liquid concentrates
  • Emulsifiable concentrates
  • Wet table powders
  • Rodenticide baits
  • Cockroach baits
  • Other pest baits


  • Species
  • Distinguishing features
  • Rodent senses
  • Physical abilities
  • Rodent life cycle
  • Types of rodenticides
  • Bait stations
  • Signs of infestation


  • Species
  • Life cycle
  • Common breeding sites
  • Habitat areas
  • Chemicals control
  • Non chemicals controls
  • Sanitation


  • Species
  • Common habitat
  • Breeding areas
  • Preferred feeding habits
  • Life cycle
  • Chemicals controls
  • Pesticides permitted
  • Physical controls


  • Species
  • Features
  • Life cycle
  • Ant behavior
  • Common breeding sites
  • Chemicals controls
  • Pesticides permitted

Stored product pests

  • Species
  • Impact on food industries
  • Inspection techniques
  • Chemical control
  • Non – chemical methods
  • Physical controls


  • Pigeons
  • Starlings
  • Other birds
  • Diseases
  • Permitted chemical controls
  • Non- chemical methods
  • Bird proofing option
  • Bird shooting
  • Bird capture

About RMK - The Experts

Strategically located in Dubai Knowledge Village, RMK The Experts is one of the leading training and consultancy providers in the Middle East we are committed to providing highly customized learning solutions and effective food safety systems to our clients.

Our team of experts continuously supports organizations and professionals from private, government and civil sectors to enhance their operations and to develop better business opportunities.

Drawing on several decades of professional expertise, scientific knowledge and experiences, rmk-the expers had established a long-term partnership with its clients. We ensure to provide the best-practice and cutting-edge solutions that are expertly customized to fit each client’s needs. Apart from fruitful experiences of our consultants and well-strategized services, our company also gives to all levels of our clients from Top managerial levels to junior staff as well. We speak nine languages (English, Arabic, Filipino, Malayalam, Hindi, Tamil, Urdu, Bengali, and Nepali).

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