Pesticide Applicator Certification School


Bret Allen
Environmental Scientist
(775) 353-3715

2018 Certification Training and Testing

The University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Pesticide Safety Education Program has made the “Nevada Pesticide Applicator's Certification Workbook” (SP-87-07.pdf) available for downloading. Please Note this file is about 1MB (188 pages) to download and requires Adobe Reader to view. The downloadable workbook only contains the General and the 14 Categories of certification.

    Training Sessions


    Weed Extravaganza (Pesticide Applicator Workshop - Weed ID and Management)
    May 2, 2018 (PAC Exam will be on May 3)
    7:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    California Trail Interpretive Center
    Hunter Exit, North of I-80, near Elko, NV

    2018 PAC Workshop Weed ID Management Agenda

    There is no registration fee, but please RSVP to Candie Kevan at kevanc@unce.unr.edu or (775) 738-7291 by April 23 so we can get a head count for the lunch on May 2. Space is limited.

      Testing Sessions


      Pesticide Applicator Certification Exam
      April 10, 2018
      Carson City
      8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
      Location TBA; please contact Bret Allen at 775-353-3715 or  bret.allen@agri.nv.gov  for more information.

        Pesticide Applicator Certification Exam
        May 3, 2018
        8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
        California Trail Interpretive Center
        Hunter Exit, North of I-80, near Elko, NV

        If you are interested in taking the certification exam, please contact Bret Allen at 775-353-3715 or bret.allen@agri.nv.gov. The applicator's exam fee is $50 payable by cash or check made out to the Nevada Department of Agriculture the day of the exam. Study material for the exam is available at any University of Nevada Cooperative Extension office for $15 or online at http://www.unce.unr.edu/programs/sites/pesticide/