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ONLINE WORKER PROTECTION STANDARD COURSE
2018 Worker Protection Standard (WPS) - Agricultural Worker Training Program (Unlimited)
(Handler materials provided through PERC) This EPA Approved Training Program provides everything your business needs to train your agricultural workers. This video program comes in both English and Spanish and trains unlimited workers. Includes Handler Training Guide and Tracking System at No Extra Cost!
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2018 Worker Protection Standard (WPS) - Agricultural Worker Training Program (25 Workers)
Train 25 Workers | EPA Worker PST 00024 | EPA Handler PST 00018; 00022; or 00027
(Handler materials provided through PERC) This EPA Approved Training Program provides everything your business needs to train your agricultural workers. This video program comes in both English and Spanish and trains up to 25 workers. Includes Handler Training Guide and Tracking System at No Extra Cost!
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Online Mississippi Pesticide Applicator Exam Prep Course
Pesticide Applicator Certification Core Exam Prep Program
12 Hour | Online HD Video
This course is intended as a study guide for the National Pesticide Applicator Certification Core Manual. The test administered by your state, tribe, territory, or federal department/agency will cover this information along with state, tribe, etc. specific information. Passing the core exam is essential to becoming a certified applicator. This course will start you off on the right track and provide a solid foundation of pesticide safety principles. 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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Yes! All our courses are approved by the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce, Bureau of Plant Industry.
- Private Applicator Certification – Private applicators use or supervise the use of restricted-use pesticides to produce agricultural commodities on their own land, leased or rented land, or on the lands of their employers.
- Commercial Applicator Certification – Commercial applicators use or supervise the use of pesticides for purposes other than those covered under a private applicator certification.
The certificate does not allow a person to advertise or solicit business as a pesticide applicator. A person must be licensed in the area of work being performed to advertise or solicit business.
The State of Mississippi currently has the following categories and subcategories for commercial applicator certification.
Category I(A): Agricultural Pest Control (Plant)
Category I(B): Agricultural Pest Control (Animal)
Category II: Forest Pest Control
Category III: Ornamental and Turf Pest Control
Category IV: Seed Treatment
Category V: Aquatic Pest Control
Category VI: Right-of-Way Pest Control
Category VII(A): Industrial, Institutional, Structural, and Health-Related Pest Control
Category VII(B): Fumigation
Category VII(3): Industrial Weed Control
Category VIII: Public Health Pest Control
Category IX: Regulatory Pest Control
Category X: Demonstration and Research Pest Control
Category XI: Aerial Application
Category XII: Wood Preservation and Wood Products Treatment
Category XIII: Antifoulant Paint
Category XIV: Metam Sodium
Commercial applicators must pass a written examination on the core standards and a least one of these categories before they receive certification. Click here for more information.
Yes. Mississippi reciprocates with other states with commercial certification. Complete a reciprocity form from the Bureau of Plant Industry and attach a copy of the front and back of your commercial certification card from the other state. Mississippi does not reciprocate licensing from other states.
- Make sure you meet Mississippi's qualifications.
- Hold a high school diploma or equivalent
- At least 4 years experience with a licensed operator within the last 6 years. This experience must be in the categories you wish to become licensed in.
- Complete 15 semester hours or equivalent in the appropriate licensing categories.
- Submit an application to the
Bureau of Plant Industry
P.O. Box 5207
Mississippi State, MS 39762
- If you are approved you will receive information about the time and locations for upcoming exams.
All exam questions are either multiple choice or true and false. Some exams will require a calculator.
Here is short preview from the Pesticide Application Procedures course.
Pesticide Applicator Training
We offer the best in Online Pesticide Education providing recertification credits approved by the Mississippi Department of Agriculture Bureau of Plant Industry. Our instructor-led video courses are fast, easy, affordable and will prepare you to pass your exam. This exam prep program is provided in full HD Video accompanied by graphically enhanced text. It is available 24/7 and is mobile friendly so that you can study on the go!
Need to obtain your applicator's certification? Check out our Pesticide Applicator Certification Core Exam Prep Course!