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Pesticide Safety Education Program

Ohio State University Extension


Online Recertification for Private Pesticide Applicators

2021 Ohio Private Applicator RecertificatiON

You will need your pesticide license number to complete recertification. 

Please call the Ohio Department of Agriculture at 614-728-6987 if you don't know your license number. 


2021- Private Applicator Recertification
Three Ways to Recertify!

Contact your County Extension Office to see if there are any county trainings offered*

Click here to find your county office number

*Due to Covid, availability of in-person trainings might be limited

Live Online Private Applicator Recertification Webinar

  • March 25, 2021
  • All private categories offered
  • Fertilizer Recertification also available (separate fee)

Registration Below!

Self-Paced Online Recertification

  • All private categories are offered
  • Fertilizer Recertification also offered as a separate online course
  • Go at your own pace!

Courses Open



Attending the live webinar? Here is an overview of the day.

A week before the webinar, a link to the webinar room will be sent to the participant email you provided upon registration. We will be using the polling feature to confirm attendance, this requires each user to participate on his or her own device. After each session, we will read a recertification code that you will need to write down and then enter into a web-form at the end of the day.

Private Recertification:

8:30 -   Workshop Check In (Required)
8:45 -   Instructions (attendance is mandatory)
9:00 -   Course Begins 

  • Five minute breaks offered every 30 minutes
  • MUST be present if you want credits for any session

12:25 – Instructions (fill out the online recertification form, adjourn)


Fertilizer Recertification:

1:15 – Workshop Check In (Required)

1:30 – Instructions (attendance is mandatory)

1:45 – Course Begins

  • Must be present if you want credit for the session
  • Five minute break offered after 30 minutes

2:50 – Instructions (fill out the online recertification form, adjourn)




Private Recertification - $35.00

Fertilizer Recertification - $15.00

Register Here - Credit Card Registration

Register Here - Check/PO