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Urban Landscape Pest Management Workshop - Online Webinar - September 25, 2024

Urban Landscape Pest Management Workshop

Commercial Pesticide Recertification
Sponsored by: Ohio State University Extension and Ohio Department of Agriculture

Wednesday, September 25, 2024

Conference Information
Categories Offered
Refund Information
Special Needs Requests
Commercial Pesticide Requirements

Conference Information

This online webinar is intended for individuals who hold a current commercial pesticide license. If you do not have a current pesticide license, please visit our New Applicator page. You need to attend the entire day to meet the five hours required for an Ohio commercial license.

PreRegistration Only! Register by September 19, 2024

Webinar Room Link: Provide a valid attendee email address. The link to the webinar room will be sent on Monday, September 23.

During the online commercial recertification webinars, we will be taking attendance throughout the day. This requires each attendee to participate on their own device. We recommend a desktop, laptop, or large tablet.

Interstate Reciprocity: We are not offering interstate reciprocity credits for this event.

ISA Credits will be available. 

Registration Information

Pre-Registration ONLY: $80

Deadline: September 19, 2024


If you have any questions, please call 740-624-2405

Categories Offered:

Commercial Certification Categories
  Core 6a General Ornamental Pest Control
3a General Aquatic Pest Control 6c Ornamental Weed Control
4a General Forest Pest Control 8 Turf Pest Control
5 Industrial Vegetation    

Cancellation and Refund Policies:

There is a $25 processing charge per registrant for any refunds. No refunds will be given after September 25, 2024. There is a $30 fee for returned checks.

Special Needs:

For special needs or accommodations for a disability, please call (614) 292-4070 at least two weeks prior to the event.

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 


Registration Questions
Recertification Specialist - Valerie Graham, 740-624-2405

Conference Questions
Pesticide Safety Education Program, Ohio State University Extension
Email: or call: (614) 292-4070