Commercial Pesticide Applicator Continuing Instruction Course

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Fall 2022 Schedule for Clay County

We will be showing the following videos on the following dates and times at our office (110 W. 4th Street, Suite 100, Spencer). You must let us know if you plan to attend by calling 712-262-2264.

  • Forest, Aquatic, and Right-of-Way Pest Control (Roadside) - 2, 5, 6: Oct. 19, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., $35
  • Community Insect Management and Public Health Pest Control (Mosquito) - 7D, 8: Oct. 19, Following Roadside, if video is available from state by then, $35
  • Ornamental and Turf Pest Control - 3O, 3T, 3OT: Nov. 9, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., $35
  • Fumigation - 7C: Nov. 15, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., $35
  • Commercial Ag Weed, Insect and Plant Disease Pest Control - 1A, 1B, 1C: Nov. 16, 9 a.m. to 11:45 a.m., $35
  • Pest Control Operators - 7A, 7B, 8: Dec. 7, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., $60

Reshows and Rescheduling

If you would like to schedule a different time, call 712-262-2264. For rescheduling, Monday through Thursday at 9 a.m. or 1 p.m. tend to work best. 

Important Information

Commercial applicators are divided into categories. An applicator must be certified in each category he/she will be applying pesticides under.

Commercial Pesticide Applicator Information

Important Notes: 

  • To find your ID number, categories needed, or other personal information, click “Search by Applicator/Certification” on the left side of this page: , and type in your name.
  • For any other IDALS pesticide information you can click here: or give IDALS a call at 515-281-8591.
  • To find information on dates, times, locations, attendance, or training requirements, the ISU PSEP page is or you can contact Kathleen Wilson at 515-294-1122.  Live-streamed CIC dates and registration are also on that webpage, and you can register by clicking the date you wish to attend and purchasing it through the Extension Store. The live sessions are a little more expensive to attend ($15.00 more each) and need to be attended live at the specific date and time given. You will need to type into the chat box several times throughout the course and the county you select will verify your attendance. Make sure to select Clay County if you choose this option.