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ONLINE WORKER PROTECTION STANDARD COURSE

2018 Worker Protection Standard (WPS) - Agricultural Worker Training Program (Unlimited)

Train Unlimited Workers | EPA Worker PST 00024 Train Unlimited Handlers | 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 unlimited workers. Includes Handler Training Guide and Tracking System at No Extra Cost! Video Course Details
 

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2018 Worker Protection Standard (WPS) - Agricultural Worker Training Program (25 Workers)

Train 25 Workers | EPA Worker PST 00024 Train Unlimited Handlers | 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! Video Course Details
 

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Online Nevada 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 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. Video Course Details
 

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Online Nevada Pesticide Applicator Continuing Education Courses

Management Strategies for Disease Issues in the Landscape | Nevada Approval #NV-18-011

3 Hours | Approved for 3 Credits:  General and Safety  
This course teaches the basics of disease management for landscape plantings, cost minimizing strategies, and tools and techniques needed to successfully control disease in the highly competitive world of landscaping in Nevada.
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Vertebrate Structural Pest Control and ID | Nevada Approval #NV-18-010

3 Hours | Approved for 3 Credits:  General and Safety   This course focuses on the fundamentals of wildlife damage inspection including indentification based on habitat, routes of entry, scat and tracks.  It will help you understand the unique biological and legal risks that are involved with the inspection process in Nevada as well as the proper equipment and PPE that should be used. Video Course Details
 

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Right of Way: Pest Control | Nevada Approval #NV-18-021

3 Hours | Approved for 3 Credits:  General
This course will help applicators in Nevada understand the five main groups of pests, identifying those pests , and help applicators decide on management strategies.  It will also cover the main causes of plant disease, plant life cycles, and the developmental stages through which plants progress.
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Right of Way: Weed Control | Nevada Approval #NV-18-024

3 Hours | Approved for 3 Credits:  General
This course will review the methods and techniques to manage vegetation on rights of way and non-cropland industrial sites safely without damage to non-target species, sites, objects or the environment in Nevada.
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Turfgrass: Keys to Identification and Management | Nevada Approval #NV-18-009

2.5 Hours | Approved for 2.5 Credits:  General and Safety  
This course teaches the basics of pest and disease management for various turf grasses, the multiple steps involved, and the different tools and techniques to successfully control the environment in Nevada.
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Pest Identification: Rice and Cotton | Nevada Approval #NV-18-023

2 Hours | Approved for 2 Credits:  General
This course discusses proper insect and plant pathogen sampling techniques as well as pest identification for Rice and Cotton.  Each pest and pathogen are identified according to vaiours stages of maturity, the signs and symptoms exhibited, and the type of biological, cultural or chemical control recommended for each.
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Disease Management in Enclosed Spaces | Nevada Approval #NV-18-008

2 Hours | Approved for 2 Credits:  General and Safety This course teaches the basics of pest and disease management in enclosed spaces where exposure is increased, and the different tools and techniques needed to successfully control the environment in Nevada.   Video Course Details
 

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How Fungicides Work | Nevada Approval #NV-18-012

.5 Hour | Approved for .5 Credit:  General and Safety 
This course provides a basic understanding of fungicides and how they work.  Fungal spores, germination, plant appearance, infestions, and fungicide mechanism are all discussed using easy to follow diagrams explained by the on-screen instructor.
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Balancing Pest Management and Pollinator Health | Nevada Approval #NV-18-022

1.5 Hour | Approved for 1.5 Credits:  General
This course covers the importance of honey bees, details honey bee decline statistics, and outlines the strategies that can be implemented in Nevada to coordinate the effors of farmers, beekeepers, and applicators to find the balance between managing pest and protecting pollinators. 
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Integrated Pest and Resistance Management | Nevada Approval #NV-18-016

1.5 Hour | Approved for 1.5 Credits:  General
This course covers a range of topics important to pesticide resistance management in Nevada including Integrated Pest managaement (IPM), correct sampling techniques for plant pathogens, proper insect identificaiton, and pesticide application equipment calibration.  
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Pest Identification: Corn, Soybean and Grain Sorghum | Nevada Approval #NV-18-020

1.5 Hour | Approved for 1.5 Credits:  General
This course discusses pest identification and management strategies for corn, soybean and grain sorghum.  Each species is identified according to various stages of maturity, the signs and symptoms exhibited, and the type of biological, cultural or chemical control recommended for each.
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Aquatic Weed Control | Nevada Approval #NV-18-019

1 Hour | Approved for 1 Credit:  General 
Managing aquatic weeds in Nevada revolves around proper plant identificaiton.  Tailoring management strategies to address specific aquatic plant life is only possible through accurate identification.  This course teaches the basics of aquatic weed identification, and the different approaches to aquatic plant management.
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Pollinator Stewardship | Nevada Approval #NV-18-017

1 Hour | Approved for 1 Credit:  General
This course provides an outline of the primary concerns of the bee-keeping industry including colony collapse disorder (CCD), factors effecting honey bee decline, invasive insects, fungal disease, best practices for pollinator stewardship, and minimizing pesticide risks for pollinators in Nevada.
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Zika and Other Mosquito-Borne Diseases | Nevada Approval #NV-18-018

1 Hour | Approved for 1 Credit:  General 
This course covers a range of mosquito-borne diseases with an emphasis on the Zika Virus.  Zika's extent, side effects, testing and diagnostics are detailed along with protection and reduction techniques of mosquitoes to minimize the transmission of mosquito-borne diseases in Nevada.
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Federal Pesticide Laws | Nevada Approval #NV-17-116

1 Hour course | 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.  Video Course Details
 

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Personal Protective Equipment and Emergency Response | Nevada Approval #NV-17-119

1 Hour course | Approved for 1 Credit: Law 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. Video Course Details
 

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Pest Management | Nevada Approval #NV-17-115

1 Hour course | 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. Video Course Details
 

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Pesticide Application Procedures | Nevada Approval #NV-17-124

1 Hour course | 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. Video Course Details
 

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Pesticide Formulations | Nevada Approval #NV-17-118

1 Hour course | 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. Video Course Details
 

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Pesticide Hazards and First Aid | Nevada Approval #NV-17-123

1 Hour course | 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. Video Course Details
 

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Pesticide Labeling | Nevada Approval #NV-17-117

1 Hour course | Approved for 1 Credit:  Law 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. Video Course Details
 

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Pesticides in the Environment | Nevada Approval #NV-17-120

1 Hour course | Approved for 1 Credit:  Law 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. Video Course Details
 

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Planning the Pesticide Application | Nevada Approval #NV-17-122

1 Hour course | 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. Video Course Details
 

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Transportation, Storage, Security and Professional Conduct | Nevada Approval #NV-17-121

1 Hour course | Approved for 1 Credit:  Law 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. Video Course Details
 

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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-led 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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