To achieve Associate Certified Entomologist (ACE) status, a pest-control operator must have: a minimum of seven years of verifiable pest management experience; the knowledge and ability to pass a rigorous test on insect pest control; a current U.S. pesticide applicators license; and a willingness to adhere to the ACE Code of Ethics.
"We're very proud of the work Joey accomplished and the knowledge he gained in order to become a certified ACE," said Ravi Sachdeva, CEO of American Pest Management, Inc. "It means a lot to have nationally-recognized, certified experts as part of our company."
The ACE examination includes questions about basic entomology (insect identification, life cycles, and control measures); health impacts of pests; ecological principles pertaining to pest control; environmental impacts related to pest control; integrated pest management (IPM); pesticide safety and health issues; pesticide technology and resources; organizations and associations of significance to the pest control industry; and laws and regulations affecting the industry.
American Pest Management, Inc. was founded in 1979. Offices are located in Manhattan, Kansas City, Wichita, and St. Louis, MO. American Pest Management, Inc. specialize in all aspects of pest control, Bed Bugs, Termites, Ants, Spiders, Birds, Bats, Fleas, etc. For more information, please visit www.americanpestonline.com. For more information about the Entomological Society of America Certification Corporation, please visit www.entocert.org.