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.

Fall 2023 Commercial Pesticide Continuing Instruction Course Schedule

Call Jackie at 712-737-4230 to register for any of the following trainings.

  • Ornamental and Turfgrass Applicators (3O, 3T, 3OT)
    • November 8, 2023 | 9:00 AM
  • Commercial Ag Weed, Insect, and Plant Disease Management (1A, 1B, 1C)
    • November 15, 2023 | 9:00 AM
  • Fumigation (7C)
    • November 14, 2023 | 9:00 AM
  • Roadside, Forest, and Aquatic Pest Management (2, 5, 6)
    • October 18, 2023 | 9:00 AM
  • Pest Control Operators (7A, 7B, 8)
    • December 6, 2023 | 9:00 AM
  • Aerial Applicators
    • Please call to schedule a time to view this training. 


Commercial Pesticide Applicator Testing/Training Information

IDALS Information for Commercial and Private Pesticide Applicators

At this site you will find:

  • Testing Information
  • Training Information
  • Pesticide Database


If you need to schedule a reshow in Sioux County, call 712-737-4230 to set up an appointment.

Sioux County

  • 3rd Thursday of the Month

Nearby Counties

  • Lyon County - 1st Thursday of the Month
  • O'Brien County - 1st Thursday of the Month
  • Osceola County - 2nd Tuesday of the Month

A reshow appointment is always necessary with any county.

Call in advance to schedule a reshow.