Private Pesticide Applicator Recertification Information

private pesticide applicator certification recertification iowa cedar rapids

Private Pesticide Applicators will have the opportunity to renew their certification at locations held in and around Linn County this winter. Call ahead for any meeting that you plan to attend and confirm the date, time, and location of the meeting.

How to Renew a Private Pesticide Applicator's Certification

OPTION 1: Attend a private applicators’ continuing instruction course (CIC) each of the three years during your renewal cycle.

CONTINUING INSTRUCTION COURSES (CIC)
Offered by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
CIC Fee: $20.00.

CLASS CANCELLED: January 6, 2015 • 1:30pm
Hawkeye Downs • Cedar Rapids
(319) 377-9839

January 12, 2015 • 9:30am or 1:30pm
ISU Extension and Outreach Jones County
Monticello • (319) 465-3224

February 11, 2015
1:00pm
Linn Co-op Oil Co.
325 35th Street • Marion, IA 52302
or
7:00pm
ISU Extension and Outreach Linn County
383 Collins Road NE • Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
(319) 377-9839
Registration is required.

February 17, 2015 • 9:30am
Hawkeye Community College
Waterloo • (319) 234-6811

Download a complete list of CIC dates and locations for Iowa.


OPTION 2: A second way to renew is to pass the certification test every three years. If you miss one year of CIC programs, Iowa law requires you to retest when your certification expires.  The exam is given by the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship (IDALS).

TEST DATES AND LOCATIONS
(Offered by IDALS)

March 2, 2015 • 10am-2:00pm
Linn Coop Oil Company
Marion • 515-281-8591

March 6, 2015 • 10am-2:00pm
Van Horne Community Building
Van Horne • 515-281-8591

March 9, 2015 • 10am-2:00pm
Hawkeye Community College
Waterloo • 515-281-8591

March 11, 2015 • 10am-2:00pm
Independence Falcon Civic Center
Independence • 515-281-8591

March 23, 2015 • 10am-2:00pm
ISU Extension and Outreach Johnson County
Iowa City • 515-281-8591

Please check the IDALS Pesticide Bureau website for other testing dates and locations: http://www.iowaagriculture.gov/Pesticide/pesticidetesting.asp

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