FMCA 2017 DODD Short Courses

FMCA 2017 DODD Short Courses
Welcome to the 2017 DODD Short course Registration Site! You may register and pay for your courses here - log in using your email address to continue.

Important Notes and Deadlines!!

LOG IN and REGISTRATION
You will log in to register using the email account associated with your membership.  If you forgot your password, click on the "Forgot Password" link for assistance. If you are a new member and have NEVER registered for an event previously, you will need to follow the instructions to create a new account, then proceed with registration.


REGISTRATION
  Courses are listed by day and course start time; Click on the course title to access full information on the content, CEU's, and schedule.
  Pay close attention to the course duration; Example: Course "A" starts 1/30/2017 at 1:30p and ends 2/2/2017 at 5:00p - which means it is a half day on 1/30 and full days 2/1 and 2/2.
  If you schedule overlapping courses, you will receive a conflict warning prior to check out - please double check your schedule and resolve the conflict or you will be charged for all classes you have registered for.
  IF YOU ARE REGISTERING FOR SOMEONE ELSE: Be sure you register them IN THEIR NAME to avoid issues with attendance and CEU's. 

DEADLINES
  Early registration deadline: December 18, 2016
  Beginning December 19, 2016 all course costs increase by $10.00.
  All cancellations and/or refunds will incur a $10.00 surcharge.
  NO refunds will be made after January 3, 2017
  Courses will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Course limits will be strictly adhered to. You WILL receive a registration confirmation. 

CEU's and CERTIFICATIONS
 For students/attendees who wish to attend the certification exam reviews (Course Z-1, Z-2 and Z-9) and who have NOT paid for any other course, a $50 fee will be charged per review.
 Students/Attendees who do not have a state issued license and/or are preparing for the exams can not utilize the CEUs offered in 2017.

PAYMENT
  Credit card payments will be processed on-line through this registration page 
  Checks and purchase orders should be sent to:
        FMCA Dodd Short Courses
        PO Box 62315
        Fort Myers, FL 33906-2315
  No refunds will be made after January 3, 2017. All cancellations and/or refunds will incur a $10.00 surcharge. You may send in one check or PO to cover more than one person as long as the names of the persons covered by the payment are identified on the check or PO.

HOTEL and BOOKING DEADLINES
  The room block cut off date at the Altamonte Springs Hilton is January 17, 2017 
  The FMCA has reserved a block of rooms at $109 per night, Single or Double, if reservations are made no later than January 17, 2017
  Book directly with the hotel: Hilton Altamonte Springs, 350 S. Northlake Blvd., FL, 32701-5297.  Phone: 407-830-1985. To get the group rate you will need to give them the group code FMCA.
  For the hotel to recognize your tax exempt status, you must bring or fax your agency’s tax-exempt certificate. Having the number written down will not be accepted; you must show the certificate.

GENERAL INFORMATION

  Address questions regarding registration to:
            Shelly Redovan, FMCA Executive Director,
            E-mail: executivedirector@floridamosquito.org

FULL PROGRAM LINK
Click above link for Full Program Brochure

When
1/30/2017 1:30 PM - 2/2/2017 5:00 PM
Where
Hilton Orlando/Altamonte Springs 350 Northlake Boulevard Altamonte Springs, FL 32701

Program - DODD Short Course

   
 
This registration is for INSTRUCTORS ONLY in order to provide for their registration packet and T-Shirts.
Time
1/30/2017 1:30 PM - 2/2/2017 5:00 PM
1/30/2017 1:30 PM
A general introduction to mosquito control as performed in Florida.
Time
1/30/2017 1:30 PM - 2/2/2017 5:00 PM
1/30/2017 1:30 PM
This class will teach identification of adult mosquitoes found in Florida using the "Keys to the Adult Females and Fourth Instar Larvae of the Mosquitoes of Florida" by Darsie and Morris. Students mus
Time
1/30/2017 1:30 PM - 2/1/2017 11:30 AM
1/30/2017 1:30 PM
This class will provide basics on mosquito-borne viruses that are or could be transmitted in Florida.
Time
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
1/30/2017 1:30 PM
This course is very interactive and will cover the basic skills needed to provide customer service for domestic mosquito inspections.
Time
1/30/2017 1:30 PM - 2/1/2017 5:00 PM
1/30/2017 1:30 PM
This course will provide the student with up-to-date compliance information for local, state, and federal regulations.
Time
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
1/30/2017 1:30 PM
This course will provide managers with a basic overview of legalities in human resource management.
Time
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
1/30/2017 1:30 PM
This course will present topics of interest to mosquito control commissioners.
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
1/31/2017 8:00 AM
This course will be a discussion of current issues that are impacting mosquito control in Florida.
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
1/31/2017 8:00 AM
This class will teach what label statements really mean and how to interpret them for using mosquito control products.
Time
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
1/31/2017 8:00 AM
8 hour Hazardous Materials Operations Level (Level II) 8 hour Annual Refresher Training for Level III students
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
1/31/2017 8:00 AM
The absolute basics of ArcGIS on a Windows 7 or 8 system.
Time
1/31/2017 8:00 AM - 2/1/2017 11:30 AM
1/31/2017 8:00 AM
This course will provide participants an opportunity to learn about and share ideas reltated to community outreach. See below for more details.
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
1/31/2017 8:00 AM
This course will provide students with an in-depth knowledge of how the scientific method can be used for everyday problem solving. See below for more details.
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
1/31/2017 8:00 AM
Luncheon lecture series: Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus in Florida. Lunch is served at 11:45 and the lecture begins at 12:15.
Time
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
1/31/2017 11:30 AM
This course will provide an outline of a comprehensive PR program encompassing media relations, crisis management, social media and messaging for districts at every level.
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
2/1/2017 8:00 AM
This course will cover aquatic plant identification, IPM in aquatic, right-of-way and natural areas; and aquatic herbicides and herbicide resistance.
Time
2/1/2017 8:00 AM - 2/2/2017 5:00 PM
2/1/2017 8:00 AM
Ecology and identification of common aquatic invertebrates found in mosquito larval habitats. See below for details.
Time
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
2/1/2017 8:00 AM
A general overview of many aspects of the field of mosquito control.
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
2/1/2017 8:00 AM
Passive Tools, Aptamer-Based Diagnostics and Nanoparticles for Vector Surveillance and Control.
Time
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
2/1/2017 11:30 AM
This class will teach identification of larval mosquitoes found in Florida using the "Keys to the Adult Females and Fourth Instar Larvae of the Mosquitoes of Florida" by Darsie and Morris.
Time
2/1/2017 1:30 PM - 2/2/2017 5:00 PM
2/1/2017 1:30 PM
This is the advanced course. See below for description.
Time
2/1/2017 1:30 PM - 2/2/2017 5:00 PM
2/1/2017 1:30 PM
Review for Core Exam. Registration is required, but there is no fee if you are taking any other course or courses (see below for details).
Time
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2/1/2017 7:00 PM
Review for Core Exam. Registration is required, but there is no fee if you are taking any other course or courses (see below for details).
Time
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2/1/2017 7:00 PM
This is a four year rotating course (Advanced Entomology A through D). See below for details.
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
2/2/2017 8:00 AM
Hands on learning  to prepare and submit the mandatory state budget and chemical activity reports. A laptop is required.
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
2/2/2017 8:00 AM
This course will cover the biology, surveillance and control strategies of the two primary mosquito vectors for Zika, dengue, and chikungunya viruses.
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
2/2/2017 8:00 AM
See below for description.
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
2/2/2017 8:00 AM
This class will be a discussion of current topics in public health of interest to Florida mosquito control and public health personnel.
Time
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
2/2/2017 1:30 PM
Review for Public Health Exam. Registration is required, but there is no fee if you are taking any other course or courses (see below for details).
Time
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2/2/2017 7:00 PM
Review for Public Health Exam. Registration is required, but there is no fee if you are taking any other course or courses (see below for details).
Time
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2/2/2017 7:00 PM
Advanced Mosquito Control Review. Registration is required, but there is no fee if you are taking any other course or courses (see below for details).
Time
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2/2/2017 7:00 PM
Advanced Mosquito Control Review. Registration is required, but there is no fee if you are taking any other course or courses (see below for details).
Time
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2/2/2017 7:00 PM
There is no fee for the exam, but you must register in order to take it.
Time
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
2/3/2017 8:00 AM
There is no fee for the exam, but you must register in order to take it.
Time
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
2/3/2017 8:00 AM
There is no fee for the exam, but you must register in order to take it.
Time
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
2/3/2017 8:00 AM
There is no fee for the exam, but you must register in order to take it.
Time
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
2/3/2017 8:00 AM
There is no fee for the exam, but you must register in order to take it.
Time
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
2/3/2017 8:00 AM
There is no fee for the exam, but you must register in order to take it.
Time
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
2/3/2017 8:00 AM

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