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Online Nevada Pesticide Applicator Exam Prep Course

Pesticide Applicator Certification Core Exam Prep Program

12 Hour Exam Prep | Online HD Video
This course is intended as a study guide for preparing to take the Pesticide Applicator Certification Core Exam administered by your state, tribe, territory, or federal department/agency. Passing the core exam is essential to becoming a certified applicator. This certification course benefits both you and the general public. By learning how to handle pesticides correctly, you will be able to protect yourself, others, and the environment from pesticide misuse.
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Online Nevada Pesticide Applicator Continuing Education Courses

Federal Pesticide Laws | Nevada Approval #NV-17-116

1 Hour | Approved for 1 Credit:  Law 
Pesticides are regulated to utilize their benefits while protecting public health and welfare, and preventing harm to the environment in Nevada. This course addresses the Federal pesticide laws that control the labeling, sale and distribution, storage, transportation, use and disposal in the best public interest. 
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Personal Protective Equipment and Emergency Response | Nevada Approval #NV-17-119

1 Hour | Approved for 1 Credit:  Laws
Wearing PPE can reduce exposure (dermal, inhalation, ocular, or oral) and thereby lower the chances of pesticide injury, illness, or poisoning. It is important that all pesticide applicators and handlers in Nevada understand the protections and limitations of PPE.
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Pest Management | Nevada Approval #NV-17-115

1 Hour | Approved for 1 Credit:  General
This course addresses the Federal pesticide laws that control the labeling, sale and distribution, storage, transportation, use and disposal of Pesticides while protecting public health and welfare, and preventing harm to the environment in Nevada.
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Pesticide Application Procedures | Nevada Approval #NV-17-124

1 Hour | Approved for 1 Credit:  General
Pesticides may be applied in Nevada as sprays, dusts, granules, gases (vapors), fogs, baits, rubs, or dips and require the correct equipment for the pesticide as well as the job size and type. In addition, you must properly select, operate, calibrate, and maintain your equipment.
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Pesticide Formulations | Nevada Approval #NV-17-118

1 Hour | Approved for 1 Credit:  General
Pesticides are formulated to make them safer or easier to use. There are many formulations available for various pest control sites and situations in Nevada, and it is important that applicators choose the best one for the job.
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Pesticide Hazards And First Aid | Nevada Approval #NV-17-123

1 Hour | Approved for 1 Credit:  General
Pesticides are designed to be toxic so they can control pests (e.g., plants, insects, rodents, fungi, and bacteria) while not harming non-target organisms and anyone else exposed to the product.  Pesticide users in Nevada need to be concerned with the hazards associated with exposure to the chemical and not just the toxicity of the pesticide.
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Pesticide Labeling | Nevada Approval #NV-17-117

1 Hour | Approved for 1 Credit:  Laws
The pesticide label is the main method of communication between a pesticide manufacturer and pesticide users.  By law, pesticide users in Nevada are required to comply with all instructions and use directions found on the pesticide product label.
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Pesticides In The Environment | Nevada Approval #NV-17-120

1 Hour | Approved for 1 Credit:  Laws
Applicators and the public share concerns about how pesticides may harm the environment in Nevada. Initially, hazards to humans were the primary reason the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) decided to classify a pesticide as a restricted-use product.
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Planning The Pesticide Application | Nevada Approval #NV-17-122

1 Hour | Approved for 1 Credit:  General
Before beginning a pesticide application in Nevada, you should know how to select the right pesticide for the job, review the label, test for pesticide compatibility before mixing, select personal protective equipment, transfer pesticides safely, and clean up after an application.
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Transportation, Storage, Security and Professional Conduct | Nevada Approval #NV-17-121

1 Hour | Approved for 1 Credit:  Laws
This course discusses safety and security issues that may arise when pesticides are moved or stored in Nevada , under what conditions uncertified people can make applications of restricted use products and how to communicate these issues with customers.
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State Requirements

How do I get my pesticide applicator's license?

Principal Applicators

  • Step 1 – You must be 18 years or older
  • Step 2 – Complete a fingerprint and background check
  • Step 3 – Pass the $50 core and $35 category exams administered by the Depart of Agriculture with a score of 70% or higher. Click here for more information about our Exam Prep Course!
  • Step 4 – Pass and Law and Regulation exam
  • Step 5 - Pay the $50 license fee

Certified Applicators:

  • Step 1 – You must be 18 years or older
  • Step 2 – Complete a fingerprint and background check
  • Step 3 – Pass the $50 core and $35 category exams administered by the Depart of Agriculture with a score of 70% or higher. Click here for more information about our Exam Prep Course!
  • Step 4 - Pay the $50 license fee

Agent:

  • Step 1 – You must be 18 years or older
  • Step 2 – Complete a fingerprint and background check
  • Step 3 – Pass the $50 core exam administered by the Depart of Agriculture annually with a score of 70% or higher. Click here for more information about our Exam Prep Course!
  • Step 4 - Pay the $350 license fee

Do I need continuing education to maintain my pesticide applicator's license?

  • Principal applicators require 6 CEUs per renewal cycle including 1 CEU of Laws and Regulations.
  • Certified Pesticide Holders require 12 CEUs per renewal cycle including 2 CEUs in Laws and Regulations and 10 CEUs in Pest Control.
  • Agents do not require CEU.

Who submits my continuing education to the state?

Certified Training Institute submits your continuing education the Nevada. You are able to print a certificate for your files immediately after completing your course

Frequently Asked Questions

Are your courses state approved?

Yes! All our courses are approved by the Nevada Department of Agriculture.

What classifications of applicators licensing does Nevada have?
  • Principal Applicators – owner, office partner, member, or technician of a pest control business who has qualified by examination in one or more categories of pest control.
  • Certified Pesticide Applicators – Must be supervised to use restricted-use pesticides
  • Agents – A person licensed to only solicit business on behalf of a pest control company.
What are the categories and subcategories for Nevada pesticide licensing?

The State of Nevada currently has 33 categories and subcategories for pesticide licensing. Applicators holding a commercial license will need to pass the core exam along with at least one of these specialties. Click here for a description of each classification.

Aerial
(A1) Insect Pests
(A2) Weeds
(A3) Desiccants and Defoliants
(A4) Fungi Pests
Agricultural Ground
(B1) Insect Pests
(B2) Weeds
(B3) Desiccants and Defoliants
(B4) Fungi Pests
(B5) Vertebrate Pests
Urban and Structural
(C1) Limited Landscape
(C2) Industrial and Institutional
(C3) Structural
(C4) Fumigation
(C5) Aquatic
(C6) Weeds
(C7) Preservation of Wood
Governmental Agency
(D1) Agricultural Plant
(D2) Rangeland and Forest
(D3) Ornamental, Turf, Nursery, Greenhouse, and Interior Landscape
(D4) Seed Treatment
(D5) Aquatic and Mosquito
(D6) Right-of-Way
(D7) General Pest Control, Industrial, and Institutional
(D8) Wood-Destroying Insects
(D9) Wildlife Control
(D10) Fumigation and Pest Control
(D10A) Commodity Fumigation
(D10B) Rodent Burrow Fumigation
(D10C) Soil Fumigation
(D11) Regulatory
(D12) Sewer Line Root Control
(D13) Public Health
(D14) Predatory Pest Control

 

Does the State of Nevada offer reciprocity with other states?

Nevada does not offer reciprocity with any other state.

How do I contact Nevada with questions?

Nevada Department of Agriculture
Jim R Barbee - Director
405 South 21st Street
Sparks, NV 89431
Phone: (775) 353-3601
Fax: (775) 353-3661

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Pesticide Applicator Training

We offer the best in Online Pesticide Education providing CEUs approved by the Nevada Depart of Agriculture. Our instructor lead video courses are fast, easy, affordable and meet state licensing requirements. We offer the following continuing education courses in full HD video, and they are available when you are!

Need to obtain your applicator's license? Check out our Pesticide Applicator Core Exam Prep Course!

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