Pesticide Applicator Training Certification

Attention: Private Pesticide Applicator:

Certification is required to purchase and use restricted use pesticides. Private certification is not intended for commercial applicators. Certification programs include three hours of instruction and administration of the test, provided by the Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection. Permits issued are valid for five years.

To check your certification status, visit:

Due to changes in Extension staffing capacity across the state, the Pesticide Applicator Training Program has changed some things about how applicators certify (or recertify):

If you have any questions, please call the Extension Wood County Office at 715-421-8440.

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