Pesticide Applicator Training

If you or your employees purchase, mix, or apply “Restricted Use” pesticides on property you own or operate in Wisconsin, you MUST be certified to do so. Certification is valid for 5 years.

2017 Pesticide Applicator Training Dates:

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Kenosha County Center
19600 75th St. (Hwys. 45 & 50)
Bristol, WI 53104
9 AM registration; 9:15 AM training; testing begins at 1 PM or as soon as training ends.  Snacks will be provided.

Registration information.

If this date doesn’t work, Walworth County will be offering a training session on Tuesday, January 31st – call 262-741-4951 for more information.  A Pesticide Applicator Training in Spanish will be held in Fond du Lac on January 31st, for more information call 608-262-7588. Applicators can also do the self-study option by purchasing a manual from a UW-Extension office and scheduling a test with that office. The fee for the book and license is $30. We recommend a week between buying the book and taking the test. You must have a score of 70% or better to pass. Applicators may also visit other counties in Wisconsin for their trainings. Visit for dates and locations.

Pesticide Applicator Certification System (PACS) – (608) 224-4560

PACS is an automated phone system to assist applicators. You may also access the information online.

  • Exam score (first-time certifying applicators will need their score sheet number)
  • Certification expiration date
  • Categories currently certified in

Leigh Presley, Agriculture Educator
Kenosha/Racine Counties
262-857-1948 (Kenosha County)
262-767-2905 (Racine County)

To ensure equal access, please make requests for reasonable accommodations as soon as possible prior to the program.  If you need this material in another format, please contact Peg Reedy at 262-741-4961 or Leigh Presley at 262-857-1945 or 262-767-2929.

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