West Coast Rodent Academy

October 27-28, 2021 | 7:30 AM-12:00 PM PST 

Hosted by: The Pest Control Operators of California and UC Cooperative Extension

Brought to you in cooperation with Target Specialty Products and Veseris.

Register early to join us for this unique urban rodent management virtual workshop which includes lectures to help you better understand rodent ecology and integrated pest management (IPM). Learn about rodent disease, monitoring, trapping, urban rodent surveys, and much more.

Webinar Series: “Nourishing Greatness”

Please join your fellow industry professionals for our first installment in the “Nourishing Greatness” Webinar Series. This bi-monthly lunchtime series hosted by the California chapter of PWIPM is geared to help strengthen and support our workforce.
Our next offering is on Tuesday, December 7, 2021, from 12:00-1:00 pm PST, and all are welcome and encouraged to attend!
The topic is, “Difficult Conversations” and presenting this program is the author of “Listen: How to Embrace the Difficult Conversations Life Throws at You”, Jen Dalton.

Dalton will share strategies on how to navigate difficult conversations to make them easier or at least be better at controlling our own reactions during them.

Five lucky attendees will win an autographed book!

Cost: $10/ PCOC Member – $20/Non-Member

All proceeds are donations to the California PWIPM “Women of Excellence Scholarship Fund.” 

Sponsored by: BASF, Bell Labs, and Target Specialty Products

December Board of Directors Meeting

December 9-10, 2021

Hilton Palm Springs
400 E Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs, CA 92262

Make your room reservation now! The PCOC rate is $135. A limited number of rooms are reserved at this rate. To make reservations, call (800) 455-8667 and identify yourself with ‘Pest Control Operators of California’. Room Block held until November 17, 2021 so do not delay! Rooms are subject to availability.


Golf Tournament – Thursday, December 9 – Escena Golf Club
Committee Meetings & BOD Meeting – Friday, December 10
Reception – Friday, December 10

Looking Forward…

(un)Leashed Leadership Program – STARTING January 2022!!

Sign up today! Click here for program information and the registration form.

Want to know what our program is all about? Check out this recording of our Luncheon where Dr. Garland Vance gave an overview of the program.

Pest Ed Series

Southern California – Quiet Cannon, Montebello – Tuesday, January 11, 2022

Northern California – Citrus Heights Community Center – Thursday, January 13, 2022

Termite Academy

Dates TBD and more information to follow

April Board of Directors Meeting & Legislative Day

March 7-9, 2022

Hyatt Regency – Sacramento
Sacramento, CA

Golf Tournament – Monday, March 7 – Location TBD
Committee Meetings & BOD Meeting – Tuesday, March 8
Legislative Reception – Tuesday, March 8
Legislative Day Event – Wednesday, March 9

Expo 2022

June 8-10, 2022

Disneyland Hotel
Anaheim, CA

Schedule and Registration to be released in late October