Vegetation Management Category Training - Austin, TX (October 5, 2022)


Event Information

When: October 5, 2022 | 8:00AM - 5:00PM CST

Hornsby Bend Wastewater Treatment Facility
2210 S. FM 973
Austin, TX 78725

This 8-hour course is designed for vegetation managers, road and bridge maintenance personnel, and others involved in Right of Way vegetation management and will prepare individuals for the Texas Department of Agriculture Vegetation Management, General, and Laws and Regulations examinations. The $170-course fee includes the required category training manuals AES-5068, AES-5073, and AES-5056 and instruction from experienced Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service trainer, Dr. Mark A. Matocha.
  • To order additional category manuals: (979) 845-3849
The Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) has contracted with PSI Services (PSI) to administer exams for agricultural pesticide applicator licensing. This is the same vendor that administers exams for structural pest control licensing. Complete an application for either a Commercial Applicator (PA-401) or a Noncommercial Pesticide Applicator (PA-400N) and submit the license fee to TDA. These forms are available at or by calling TDA at 1-800-835-5832.

Primary Contact:
Shelby Smith
Ag & Environmental Safety Unit
(979) 845-3849
[email protected]

Refund and Cancellation Policy

If a cancellation or refund becomes necessary, please submit a Cancellation or Refund Request. Cancellations received no later than September 28, 2022 will be issued a $145 refund. If study materials have already been shipped, a $45 refund will be issued. Transfer of class is available at no additional charge for the first transfer. Additional transfers will cost the full amount of the training registration fee.


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For general registration assistance, please contact us by emailing [email protected].