08W Wood Destroying Organisms
08W Wood Destroying Organisms: Anyone making pesticide applications for hire or compensation in this category must be licensed to apply both general and restricted use pesticides. Includes control of wood destroying pests such as termites and carpenter ants in the same areas as for Category 08. Topics include nonchemical prevention, termite inspections, construction/liquid barrier applications, equipment and calibration for liquid termiticides, termite control chemicals, baits and baiting systems, borates, other wood-destroying pests, regulations, and termiticide labels. Content supplements information in Nebraska’s General Standards (00) core manual. Recertification and relicensing is required every 3 years for both this category and General Standards. Does NOT include fumigation of a structure (see Category 11).