Pesticide Safety Education Program

2023 Commercial Pesticide Applicators Trainings

Call 712-732-5056 to register or for a reshow.

Fall 2023 

Forest, Aquatic & Right-of-Way Pest Control - Oct. 18 at 9:00 a.m.
Ornamental & Turf Pest Control - Nov. 8 at 9:00 a.m.
Fumigation - Nov. 14 at 9:00 a.m.
Commercial Ag Weed, Insect & Plant Dis. Man.- Nov. 15 at 9:00 a.m.
Pest Control - Dec. 6 at 9:00 a.m.

Online Trainings - 

https://www.extension.iastate.edu/psep/  

Ornamental & Turfgrass Pest & Mosquito (NEW) -  Oct. 10 at 9 am
Ornamental & Turf Pest Control - Oct. 26 at 1 pm & Nov. 30 at 9 am
Commercial Ag Weed, Insect and Plant Disease - Oct. 26 at 9 am & Nov. 28 at 9 am
Forest, Aquatic & Right-of-Way - Oct. 24 at 9 am & Nov. 16 at 1 pm & Nov. 30 at 1 pm
Seed Treatment - Nov. 28 at 1 pm
Pest Control - Dec. 7 at 9 am
Greenhouse & Ornamental Pest - Dec. 7 at 1 pm
Certified Handlers - Dec. 8 at 9 am
Fumigation - Dec. 8 at 1 pm
Aerial Application - Dec. 12 at 9 am

DEADLINE FOR TRAININGS EACH YEAR IS DECEMBER 31 OR MUST RETEST

2023/24 Private Pesticide Applicators Training

Call 712-732-5056 to register 

In-person Trainings -

December 14 at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.
January 4 at Crop Advantage Series at BVU
March ? 

Online Training - 

 

TAKE TRAININGS FROM DECEMBER 1 TO APRIL 15 EACH YEAR OR MUST RETEST

The goal of the Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) is to provide educational information throughout Iowa on the safe and effective use of pesticides. PSEP is responsible for Pesticide Applicator Continuing Instruction Courses (CIC’s) in cooperation with the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship.Other programs that PSEP is involved in include integrated pest management, worker protection, environmental quality, and agricultural health.