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BPCA launches first-ever digital forum event
BPCA launches first-ever digital forum event
The British Pest Control Association has announced it will be holding its first-ever all-digital forum event on Tuesday, April 7.
Advice for pest professionals during Covid-19 pandemic
Advice for pest professionals during Covid-19 pandemic
The outbreak of New Corona Virus 2019-nCoV, commonly known as Coronavirus or Covid-19, in the central Chinese city of Wuhan in Hubei Province, has had a major impact across the globe.
NPTA releases dates for On the Road Days in 2020
NPTA releases dates for On the Road Days in 2020
The National Pest Technicians Association has released the dates for its On the Road Day events in 2020.
BASIS PROMPT celebrates 20th anniversary
BASIS PROMPT celebrates 20th anniversary
Staff and committee members raised a glass to two decades of success when they came together to celebrate the 20thanniversary of the professional CPD register BASIS PROMPT.
Use it before you lose it – Pest Tests expire soon
Use it before you lose it – Pest Tests expire soon
Pest associate editor, Helen Riby, is urging pest professionals who need PROMPT Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points to make the most of the 2019 Pest Tests before they expire on 15 January 2020.
BASIS creates committee to represent members
BASIS creates committee to represent members
BASIS has set up a new committee to provide its members with an opportunity to influence the organisation’s future membership strategy, with an aim to improve its service, while benefitting associated industries.
Online Pest Tests now with automatic marking and CPD
Online Pest Tests now with automatic marking and CPD
Pass an online Pest Test and, from now on your BASIS PROMPT Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points will be added automatically to your training record. This welcome development follows investment by Pest to dispense with the labour intensive manual inputting of test results.
Free training material now available from CRRU website
Free training material now available from CRRU website
The first of the free training materials from the Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide use (CRRU) UK have been published on the CRRU website. The material is being made available in support of the UK Rodenticide Stewardship Regime.


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