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News & Events

*NOW OPEN* Registration for 2015 Commercial Pesticide Recertification Conferences

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

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

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

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

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.