Virtual Pesticide Applicator Exam Prep Courses

  • Thursday, February 1, 2024, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Tuesday, February 13, 2024, 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Thursday, February 15, 2024, 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Part 1: How to Obtain a Pesticide Applicator License

February 1, 2024 1-2pm

Via Zoom

Thinking about becoming a certified pesticide applicator in New York, but aren’t sure where to start? Join DEC representative Erica Mackey for a virtual discussion on who needs a pesticide license, license types, examination procedures, and recertification. Participants will have ample opportunity to ask questions during the program.

Cost: Free


Part 2: Pesticide Applicator Exam Prep

February 13 & 15, 2024 8:30am-12pm

Via Zoom

Join ENYCHP specialists for an in-depth review of topics covered on the NYS DEC pesticide applicator certification exam. This two-day virtual course includes explanation of key concepts on the core exam, test-taking tips for the core and category exam, practice questions, and Q&A with instructors. Course materials, including program recordings, practice exams, and DEC materials will be available to registrants after the program.

Prior to attending, participants are encouraged to view the introductory 'How to Obtain a Pesticide Applicator License' webinar live on February 1 or via our recording posted on the ENYCHP YouTube page. Participants should also purchase the Core Certification Training Manual for Pesticide Applicators and Technicians and appropriate category manual beforehand for category certification sought.

Note: This training is geared toward certification categories 1A (agricultural plant), 22 (fruit), and 23 (vegetable).

Cost: $40/person



Contact Mike Basedow with questions and requests for accommodations at or 518-410-6823.




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Last updated February 13, 2024