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VA Certification Cycle Calendar

Download the Virginia Pesticide Applicator Certification Cycle Calendar [PDF] -- a valuable tool for applicators having to maintain their certification.

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WPS Information & Training

Worker Protection Standard Training Available

Under an agreement with VDACS, Telamon, Inc. offers FREE WPS training in English and Spanish for employers anywhere in Virginia. For more information contact Roberto Quintero at Telamon's Richmond Office at 804-381-6082 or by email at:


WPS Information via VDACS

WPS Information via EPA




A compilation of the training services available through Virginia Tech.

Virginia Cooperative Extension - All Categories - Preparation Course Calendar

A calendar of events for certification preparation approved for Virginia - based on location of the event. This includes PREP courses online and onsite for all categories (private, registered technician, and commercial).

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Virginia Cooperative Extension - Private Applicator Recertification Training Calendars

A combination of calendar events for private applicator recertification in Virginia - based on location of the event. Out-of-state and online events are listed at the bottom of the page as a calendar only. NOTE: VIRGINIA EXTENSION AGENTS - See new PAR Credit request form at the bottom of the page. This is a "fillable" PDF that can be submitted by email for approval of courses.

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VDACS - Commercial Applicator Recertification Training Calendar

A list of courses for commercial applicator recertification credit for applicators trying to maintain a Virginia license. Schedule approved and maintained by Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services - Office of Pesticide Services.

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Training Aids

Training manuals and other information available for self-study to assist with passing state certification exams and/or building pesticide related knowledge.

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Online Instruction Available through Virginia Tech

Online courses available to stakeholders after registration in the courses. For pesticide applicator training courses, our site is restricted to 90 days.

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Online Instruction Offered by Commercial Companies

Online training offered by commercial companies and approved by VDACS (in the past years) for the recertification of Virginia certified pesticide applicators.

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Free Online Instruction in Pesticide Safety & IPM

Online training offered at no cost by educational institutions, private companies, and government agencies. These courses and information are helpful to learn about specific topics in pesticide safety, environmental protection, regulatory compliance, and pest management.

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Training Manuals

Click HERE to order Virginia Certified Pesticide Applicator Training Manuals

Training - Certification

Certification Prep Courses for those seeking certification as pesticide applicators in Virginia.  See other options under Training

Training - Recertification

Click HERE to view PRIVATE APPLICATOR recertification courses.

Click HERE to view COMMERCIAL APPLICATOR recertification courses.

Online Fertilizer Applicator Certification Training

Fertilizer Applicator Certification Training (FACT) consists of 10 online, self-paced modules, which cover the knowledge areas in which one must be proficient in order to become a Certified Fertilizer Applicator (CFA) in Virginia. Click to access information.

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