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Pesticide Safety Education Program

Ohio State University Extension


Online Recertification

 Ohio Self-paced Online Recertification


2022 Self-Paced Recertification Course Registration


Register here for the self-paced commercial pesticide course.

For a receipt, please email

Returning to the Course?

Finished the course but not seeing your credits? Check that you've submitted your recertification form.

Additional Information:

Online recertification is temporarily available for Ohio pesticide applicators and fertilizer certificate holders who were unable to obtain recertification credits due to theCOVID-19 crisis. Out-of-state reciprocity is not available through online recertification.  

Registration - Additional Info


  • Valid email address
  • Registration is only available online, phone regsitration is not available.
  • This course will show on your credit card statement as "OSU CFAES ONLIN OUTREACH".
  • No refunds available.
  • To return to the course:

What Emails to Expect

This course is hosted in the ScarletCanvas Platform

  • After registering:
    • Canvas Catalog: Complete Registration
    • Canvas Catalog: You are Enrolled
  • Password Reset
    • Instructure Canvas




ScarletCanvas - Getting Started
Video Series and Completion Statements
Submitting Your Recertification Form


More Information

Don't know if you need credits? Check your Recertification Status             

Not sure if you are a Private or Commercial Applicator?



Viewing on Your Phone?

Online recertification is offered through ScarletCanvas. You can access ScarletCanvas through any web browser, but if using a smart phone or other portable device, the experience can be optimized by downloading the canvas app.  
Google Play 

In-person recertification may be available in some counties, check HERE