Commercial Pesticide Applicator Continuing Instruction Course


Commerical Continuing Instruction Course/In-Person Dates

Forest, Aquatic, and Right-of-Way Pest Control 

  • October 19, 9am., Categories 2, 5,and 6

Ornamental and Turfgrass Pest Control

  • November 9, 9am, Categories 30, 3T, and 30T

Fumigation (commercial and private fumigators)

  • November 15, 9am, Category 7C

Commercial Ag Weed, Insect and Plant Disease Pest Control

  • November 16, 9am, Catories 1A, 1B, and 1C

Pest Control Operators

  • December 7, 9am, Categories 7A, 7B, and 8

Aerial Application

  • November 2, 9am, Category 11

Greenhouse and Ornamental Pest Control

  • November 30, 9am, Categories 3G and 30

Community Insect Management and Public Health Pest Control

  • November 22, 9am, Categories 7D and 8

Call for Re-show Dates: 515-332-2201



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.