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Do You Need A
Pesticide License or Certificate?

Click on the flowchart below to help you determine if you need a pesticide license or certificate. Also, there are multiple subcategories in which you can be licensed in North Carolina so it's important to understand what each license covers and how the type of work you do impacts the type of license you need. Flowchart: Do You Need A Pesticide License?

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Do You Need A
Pesticide License or Certificate?

Click on the flowchart below to help you determine if you need a pesticide license or certificate. Also, there are multiple subcategories in which you can be licensed in North Carolina so it's important to understand what each license covers and how the type of work you do impacts the type of license you need. Flowchart: Do You Need A Pesticide License?

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

How Do I Get A
Pesticide License?

To get a pesticide license there are a few steps to take, but it's all pretty straightforward. Below is what you need to do, with links to pages where you can purchase manuals, see price lists, and schedules. If you have questions, please contact Issac Lewis at ijlewis@ncsu.edu or 919-515-3113.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service

Attend A Pesticide
School

Pesticide Schools are hosted by the N.C. State Pesticide Safety Education Program with the help of the N.C. Cooperative Extension Service and the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (NCDA&CS). Each school takes place over a 1 1/2-day period and reviews pesticide material (manuals) so that attendees may be better prepared to take the NCDA&CS pesticide exams, which are offered at 1:00 p.m. on the second day of the school. N.C. State Extension Specialists, County Extension Agents, and NCDA&CS Pesticide Inspectors present lessons from the Pesticide Education Program's manuals and answer questions or offer clarification on issues that applicators face. Each year the Pesticide Safety Education Program aids more than 1,200 attendees who are pursuing their license for the first time. See the link below to register for a school online: www.pesticidemanuals.com

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Fall 2015 Pesticide School Schedule Available popular

The Fall 2015 Pesticide School Schedule is now available for registrants who are seeking initial licensing in one or more pesticide subcategories.  To register for a school, go to one of the links MORE »

Pesticide School 2014 Fall Schedule

The 2014 Pesticide School Fall Schedule is available for registrants who are seeking initial licensing.  Potential licensees can go to one of the links below to either print out a form that can MORE »

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Mills River Pesticide SchoolWed Sep 9 - Thu Sep 10, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Mountain Horticultural Crops Research & Extension Center 455 Research Dr. Mills River, NC 28759
— 6 days away
Monroe Pesticide SchoolTue Sep 29 - Wed Sep 30, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Union County Center 3230 - D Press on Road Monroe, NC 28112
— 4 weeks away
Winston-Salem Pesticide SchoolWed Oct 28 - Thu Oct 29, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Forsyth County Agricultural Bldg 1450 Fairchild Rd. Winston - Salem, NC 27105
— 2 months away
Raleigh Pesticide SchoolWed Nov 18 - Thu Nov 19, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
JC Raulston Arboretum 4415 Beryl Rd Raleigh, NC 27606
— 2 months away
Greenville Pesticide SchoolTue Dec 8 - Wed Dec 9, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Pitt County Agricultural Center 403 Government Cir. Greenville, NC 27834
— 3 months away
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