30. Minimum requirements for training of maintenance applicators and service technicians

SEC. 30. [7 U.S.C. 136w–5] MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS FOR TRAINING OF
MAINTENANCE APPLICATORS AND SERVICE TECHNICIANS.

Each State may establish minimum requirements for training of maintenance applicators and service technicians. Such training may include instruction in the safe and effective handling and use of pesticides in accordance with the Environmental Protection Agency approved labeling, and instruction in integrated pest management techniques. The authority of the Administrator with respect to minimum requirements for training of maintenance applicators and service technicians shall be limited to ensuring that each State understands the provisions of this section.