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Upcoming Pesticide Commercial Applicator Recertification Opportunities

*Now Open* Registration for the 2015 Ohio Commercial Pesticide Applicator Recertification Conferences

Click here for January 22, 2015 (Thursday) - Sandusky, Kalahari Convention Center

Click here for January 29, 2015 (Thursday) - Dayton Convention Center

Click here for February 18, 2015 (Wednesday) - Akron, John S. Knight Center

Click here for March 11, 2015 (Wednesday) - Columbus Convention Center


Commercial Pesticide License Requirements

To keep a commercial pesticide applicator license current, applicators must take 5 hours of recertification credit every 3 years. The specific requirements are:

1 hour of Core required

+ 1/2 hour in each category on applicator license required

+ additional time in any category (after completing 1 hour of core and each category requirement)

= 5 hours of time for recertification


Click here to check your recertification status


E-mail the Pesticide Safety Education Program, Ohio State University Extension, at: pested@osu.edu or call (614) 292-4070.