Certification Exam Study Materials

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Ordering Information

The following study materials for certification examinations are available for purchase. These study packets are now available to order online. Click on the packet title in the middle column below to see more details. You will need to create an account on the Penn State Extension website to continue with the purchase.

You can also place orders by calling toll-free 1-877-345-0691 Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm, EST. Checks or money orders are accepted but you must call to get a final price which will include a shipping cost based on weight.

Shipping is via UPS Ground within 3 to 4 business days. Next Day Air delivery is also available (for additional cost) if order placed before noon.

All sales are final.

Toll-free: 1-877-345-0691
State College area: 865-6713

Publications Distribution Center
The Pennsylvania State University
112 Agricultural Administration Building
University Park, PA 16802-2602

Order Number and Price List

This Price List dated August 1, 2018 replaces all previous price lists. Prices are subject to change without notice due to revision. The Publications Distribution Center is using actual shipping costs based on weight. Please call for current packet costs and actual shipping costs. All sales are final and packets are non-returnable.

Order NumberPesticide PacketCost
PEP-00P Private Applicator Packet $35.00
PEP-00C Commercial/Public Applicator Packet (CORE) $35.00
PEP-01 Agronomic Crops $128.00
PEP-02 Fruit and Nuts $143.00
PEP-03 Vegetable Crops $152.00
PEP-04 Agricultural Animals $40.00
PEP-05 Forest Pest Control $40.00
PEP-06 Ornamental and Shade Trees $35.00
PEP-07 Lawn and Turf $35.00
PEP-08 Seed Treatment $40.00
PEP-09 Aquatic Pest Control $35.00
PEP-10 Right-of-Way and Weeds $35.00
PEP-11 Household and Health-Related Pest Control $35.00
PEP-12 Wood Destroying Pests $35.00
PEP-13 Fumigation  (includes Categories 13: Structural Fumigation
and 20: Commodity and Space Fumigation)
PEP-15 Public Health - Vertebrate Pests $30.00
PEP-16 Public Health - Invertebrate Pests $30.00
PEP-18 Demonstration and Research $30.00
PEP-19 Wood Preservation $35.00
PEP-21 Soil Fumigation $30.00
PEP-22 Interior Plantscape $40.00
PEP-23 Park and School Pest Control $70.00
PEP-24 Swimming Pools $35.00
PEP-25 Aerial Applicator $35.00
PEP-26 Sewer Root Control $30.00
PEP-27 Pesticide Dealer Manager $35.00