UGA Extension Office

Pesticide Safety Education

Homeowners, Public Service, Volunteers, Private, and Commercial Certification programs are through the Georgia Professionals Certifications storefront on the UGA Marketplace. Once the correct program is ordered you may complete the online program and testing by going to the Georgia Professional Certification website. 

Here is a four-minute how to video for the online testing procedure.

For Private Pesticide Training program, please ensure you have access to a working printer before you begin the exam. You will be required to print a certificate of completion and take to your local County Extension Office with the appropriate identification as required by the Georgia Department of Agriculture. The lawful presence affidavit needs to be notarized before coming to the Pike County Extension Office. O.C.G.A. § 50-36-1(e)(2) Affidavit   along with your private applicator application.  We will assist you in your application submission.