Online Recertification

 Ohio Self-paced Online Recertification


2021 Self-Paced Recertification Course Registration


Pesticide Recertification


Private (Farmers)

Deadline: September 30, 2021

Pesticide Recertification
$15 per credit hour

Deadline: July 1, 2021

Pesticide Recertification


Agricultural Fertilizer Recertification - $15

(Course content is the same, but the deadline differs depending on if you have a pesticide license, and which type of pesticide license)

Commercial Pesticide License
Deadline: September 30, 2020
Private Pesticide License
Deadline July 1, 2021
Ag Fertilizer Only (No Pesticide License)
Deadline July 1, 2021


For a receipt, please email

Returning to the Course?

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

2020 Deadlines

Anyone who is registered for the 2020 course has until July 1, 2021 to submit their recertification form for 2020 recertification credits.



Private Applicators: 

Video:How do I register for the Private Applicator Self-Paced Online Course?

PDF: PDF tutorial to help you register for the online private course and the fertilizer course.

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