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News & Events

May 21, 2015 Wood-Destroying Insect Training Registration is now closed. A fall date will be scheduled, click here to be put on a waiting list for more information.

Click here for here for information about the upcoming May 21 WDI training

*NEW* Urban Horticulture Pest Management Workshop - A one-day workshop offering 5 hours of recertification credit. Offered September 15, 2015 at the Ohio 4-H Center in Columbus, OH (categories offered: Core, 3a, 4a, 5, 6a, 6c, 8).
*Registration information and more details coming soon*

Agriculture Fertilizer Certification

Click here for information about the certification and training opportunities

Private Pesticide & Agriculture Fertilizer Meetings (For those with or without a pesticide license.)

Listing of pesticide recertification meetings and agricultural fertilizer certification for those with a license.

Need an Ohio pesticide applicator license?

Information on the different Ohio licenses and how to obtain a license.

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Pesticide Safety Training for Commercial New Applicators

Obtaining a commercial applicator license

Becoming a Wood-Destroying Insect Inspector

Training for a trained serviceperson

Obtaining a private applicator license


Ohio Pesticide Safety Education Program provides training, education, and outreach to pesticide applicators about the safe, proper, and legal use of pesticides. The program works with farmers, businesses, and public agencies to protect human health and the environment and serves as a critical part of job training and business growth in Ohio.

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