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

    2018 Cultivator Workshop & Exam
    February 21, 2018
    8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
    Live in Reno: 4955 Energy Way, Reno, NV 89512
    Live in Las Vegas: 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas, NV 89123
    Video conference to Winnemucca: 1085 Fairgrounds Road, Winnemucca, NV 89446

    Cost for this training is $30 per person; please click here for the agenda and registration information.

      Testing Sessions

      Pesticide Applicator Certification Exam
      January 24, 2018
      Winnemucca: UNCE: 1:00 p.m. at 1085 Fairgrounds Road, Winnemucca, NV 89445

        Pesticide Applicator Certification Exam
        February 22, 2018 at the following locations:
        Las Vegas: NDA: 9:00 a.m. at 2300 East St. Louis Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89104
        Sparks: NDA: 1:00 p.m. at 405 S. 21st Street, Sparks, NV 89431
        Winnemucca: Ormachea's: 1:00 p.m. at 180 Melarkey Street, Winnemucca, NV 89445

        If you are interested in taking the certification exam, please contact Bret Allen at 775-353-3715 or 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