Pesticide Applicator Short Course

The course will help build a foundation of knowledge about safe and proper handling and use of pesticides.
Pesticide Applicator Short Course - Workshops
Language: English

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When: Day 1: Core (Part 1)
Mon., Mar. 4, 2019 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Day 2: Core (Part 2)
Wed., Mar. 6, 2019 (9:00 AM - 3:30 PM)
Day 3: Cat. 06 and 23
Fri., Mar. 8, 2019 (9:00 AM - 3:30 PM)
Day 4: Cat. 07 and 23
Tue., Mar. 12, 2019 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Day 5: Cat. 10
Thu., Mar. 14, 2019 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

Where: Lehigh County Agricultural Center Room 104
4184 Dorney Park Rd.
Allentown, Pennsylvania 18104
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registration deadline: March 1, 2019
11:59 p.m.

Topics covered in the study materials will be reinforced to prepare applicators to take the Pennsylvania certification exam. New applicators are not required to attend this class before taking the exam, but it may help you prepare.

Certification Exam Study Materials

Study materials are not included with the registration fee. All participants are responsible for bringing their own core and category certification examination training materials to the class.

Order your training packets in advance to make sure they arrive in time for you to use during the course. If you are planning to use study packets that were previously purchased, please be aware some materials were updated. Please be sure your study materials include the updated manuals.

Ordering information is available online or by calling Penn State Publications Distribution Center 1-877-345-0691 (toll-free).

Scheduling Your Exam

» The Pesticide Applicator Certification Exam will not be offered as part of this course.

To find a convenient location and time to take your exam and make your reservation, go to Pesticide Exam Search.


Monday, March 4, 2019
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Friday, March 8, 2019
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Thursday, March 14, 2019

09:00 am Day 1: Core (Part 1)

09:00 am Day 2: Core (Part 2)

09:00 am Day 3: Category 06 (Ornamentals) and 23 (Parks & Schools)

09:00 am Day 4: Category 07 (Lawn & Turf) and 23 (Parks & Schools)

09:00 am Day 5: Category 10 (Right-of-Way)


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