Commercial Pesticide Applicator Continuing Instruction Course

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.

Spring 2024 O'Brien County Commercial Pesticide Schedule

Videos will be shown on the following dates and times at our office located at 340 2nd Street SE in Primghar.

Please preregister to 712-957-5045 or complete the registration form with payment. 

  • Commercial Ag Weed, Insect, and Plant Disease Management (1A, 1B, 1C)
    • February 14, 2024 | 9:00 AM
  • Seed Treatment (4)
    • February 20, 2024 | 9:00 AM
  • Certified Handler (Handlers)
    • March 20, 2024 | 9:00 AM
  • Ornamental and Turfgrass Applicators (3O, 3T, 3OT)
    • March 27, 2024 | 9:00 AM

Testing - Training Information

IDALS Information for Commercial and Private Pesticide Applicators 

At this site you will find:

    - Testing Information
    - Training Information
    - Pesticide Database

O'Brien County Reshow Schedule

1st Thursday of each month (excluding June & July) - Call 712-957-5045 to set up an appointment
9:00 - 11:30 am
1:00 - 3:30 pm

Other Counties Dates:
Lyon County: 1st Thursday of the Month

Osceola County: 2nd Tuesday of the Month

Sioux County: 3rd Thursday of the Month