The Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, in concert with Extension Specialists, Extension Educators, and Extension Assistants, provides educational and training programs that address health, the environment, economic well-being, and pesticide safety.
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- IANR News Releases
- Worker Protection Standard (WPS) Resources
Online Training Help
Private online training — Register here to take our online Private Pesticide Applicator Training program. Obtain certification or recertification for a private applicator license. NOTE: If you start online training in 2023, you must finish it by Dec. 31. Your registration expires after that date, and an additional training fee will be required to restart. A new training link for 2024 will become available on Jan. 1.
Commercial / Noncommercial
2024 in-person training dates coming soon. Online recertification will become available Jan. 1, 2024.
Purchase study materials — Commercial/ noncommercial applicators can prepare for exams using our study manuals or online FlipBooks.
Exam sessions — Check here for a list of applicator exam sessions.
Chemigation training sessions (in-person) — Register here for a chemigation training session in your area.
Online chemigation training — This online training program can be used for initial (first-time) certification and recertification of chemigators. NOTE: If you start online training in 2023, you must finish it by Dec. 31. Your registration expires after that date, you will be required to restart. A new training link for 2024 will become available on Jan. 1.