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Pesticide Safety Education Program

Commercial Pesticide Safety Education Program Training Clinics

Pre-Registration is the only way to guarantee a seat. Walk-ins may not be guaranteed seating due to space restrictions.

Cancellation Policy: If you do not cancel or reschedule your registration prior to your scheduled class time you will be charged the $50 registration fee.

You can also Register Online >>>.

There is a $50.00 registration fee per person per clinic. Participants should bring at least one form of identification which includes a photograph. Check-in starts at 7:30 am each day.

For questions regarding registration, contact the University of Illinois at 1-800-644-2123.

Choose a training topic:

General Standards

First dayStartFinish
General Standards training8:0011:30
Testing (GS only)12:304:00

Testing only

General Standards and all category examinations will be given at 9:00 a.m. and again at 1:00 p.m. for the following testing only sessions. No fee is charged for test-only sessions, but preregistration is required.

Field crops

First dayStartFinish
General Standards training8:0011:30
Testing (GS only)12:304:00
Second dayStartFinish
Field Crop training8:0011:30
Testing (FC, GS and all categories)12:304:00

Seed Treatment

First dayStartFinish
General Standards training8:0011:30
Testing (GS only)12:304:00
Seed Treatment training3:004:30
Second dayStartFinish
Testing (S, GS and all categories)12:304:00

Turf

First dayStartFinish
General Standards training8:0011:30
Testing (GS only)12:304:00
Second dayStartFinish
Turf Training8:0011:30
Testing (Turf, GS and all categories)12:304:00

Ornaments

First dayStartFinish
General Standards training8:0011:30
Testing (GS only)12:304:00
Ornamentals training (part 1)2:305:00
Second dayStartFinish
Ornamentals training (part 2) Calibration10:3011:30
Testing (Orn, GS and all categories)12:304:00

Mosquito

First dayStartFinish
General Standards training8:0011:30
Testing (GS only)12:304:00
Second dayStartFinish
Mosquito training8:3011:30
Testing (MOS, GS and all categories)12:304:00

Rights-of-way

First dayStartFinish
General Standards training8:0011:30
Testing (GS only)12:304:00
Second dayStartFinish
Rights-of-Way training8:3011:30
Testing (ROW, GS and all categories)12:304:00

Aquatic

First dayStartFinish
General Standards training8:0011:30
Testing (GS only)12:304:00
Aquatics training2:305:00
Second dayStartFinish
Testing (AQ, GS and all categories)12:304:00

Demonstration and Research

First dayStartFinish
General Standards training8:0011:30
Testing (GS only)12:304:00
D & R training2:305:00
Second dayStartFinish
Testing (D&R, GS and all categories)12:304:00

Des Plaines

Date: May 2, 2018 - May 3, 2018

  • General Standards (Day 1: 8:00 am - 11:30 am)
  • Turf (Day 2: 8:00 am - 11:30 am)
  • Mosquito (Day 2: 8:30 am - 11:30 am)
  • Rights-of-way (Day 2: 8:30 am - 11:30 am)
Oakton Community College, 1600 E Golf Rd. Room 1604

Springfield

Date: May 9, 2018 - May 10, 2018

  • General Standards (Day 1: 8:00 am - 11:30 am)
  • Mosquito (Day 2: 8:30 am - 11:30 am)
IL Dept. of Agriculture Bldg. - State Fairgrounds Gate 11, 801 E. Sangamon

Streamwood

Date: May 17, 2018

  • Testing Only
The Seville, 700 S. Barrington Rd.

* All state pesticide certification and licensing exams and associated materials are only provided in English.