Christopher Williamson earns NC Pesticide certifications

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 10:18am

Tree Trimming Technician I Christopher Williamson successfully passed the NC Pesticide License Core Exam and NC Pesticide License Right of Way Exam on March 11. He joins Tree Trimming Technician II Mark Schissel as the second member of the Public Works Department’s Tree Trimming Division to earn these licenses.

Among the topics covered on the Core Exam are current pest management applicator responsibilities, pest management methods and applications, federal pesticide laws and regulations, record keeping and pesticide formulations.

The Right of Way Exam is designed for applicators using pesticides in the maintenance of public roads, electric powerlines, pipelines, railway rights-of-way, and other similar areas.

A native of Asheboro, NC, Williamson joined the Town of Wake Forest in 2018.