Pesticide Safety Education Program

2023 Commercial Pesticide Applicators Trainings

Spring 2023 - call 712-732-5056 to register

Commercial Ag Weed, Insect & Plant Dis. Man. - Feb. 8 at 9:00-11:45 a.m.
Seed Treatment - Feb. 15 at 9:00-11:30 a.m.
Ornamental & Turf Pest Control - March 1 at 9:00-11:30 a.m.
Certified Handlers - March 8 at 9:00-11:30 a.m.

Fall 2023 

Forest, Aquatic & Right-of-Way Pest Control - Oct. 18 at 9:00-11:45 a.m.
Ornamental & Turfgrass - Nov. 8 at 9:00-11:30 a.m.
Fumigation - Nov. 14 at 9:00-11:30 a.m.
Commercial Ag Weed, Insect & Plant Dis. Man.- Nov. 15 at 9:00-11:45 a.m.
Pest Control - Dec. 6 at 9:00-11:30 a.m.

Call 712-732-5056 to schedule the following:

Mosquito & Public Health Pest
Aerial Applicators
Greenhouse
Community Insect Management and Public Health Pest Control

ONLINE TRAININGS - https://www.extension.iastate.edu/psep/ 

DEADLINE TO RECERTIFY IS DECEMBER 31 OR MUST RETEST!

2023 Private Pesticide Applicators Training

In-Person Training - call 712-732-5056 to register 

March 2 at 9:30-11:30 a.m. 

Online Training - register at below links

January 31 at 6 pm - https://store.extension.iastate.edu/product/16595

February 28 at 1 pm - https://store.extension.iastate.edu/product/16596

April 4 at 9 am - https://store.extension.iastate.edu/product/16597

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.