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October 27-30, 2020


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Pre-Short Course Session

New Dates!

October 27-30, 2020


Preparation for Exams

It is highly recommended you review the appropriate Pesticide Application Training Manual for the categories in which you will be testing.

Training Manuals

Questions for the pesticide certification exams are derived from training manuals available from the UF/IFAS Extension Bookstore. You may order these manuals at ANY time through the Bookstore’s website or by calling (352) 392-1764.

Note: If you need to place a tax exempt order, contact the IFAS bookstore at 800-226-1764 or ifasbooks@ifas.ufl.edu BEFORE submitting your order so they can update your account to tax exempt status.

Primary Suggested Manuals
Title Topic Book | DVD ID Code Book Version DVD Version
Applying Pesticides Correctly General Standards (CORE) SM 1 | SM 69 Book DVD
Aquatic Pest Control Training Manual Aquatic SM 3 | SM 70 Book DVD
Natural Areas Weed Management Natural Areas SP 295 | SM 71 Book DVD
Right-of-Way Pest Control Right-of-Way SM 9 | SM 72 Book DVD
Ornamental and Turfgrass Pest Management Ornamental & Turf SM 7 | SM 74 Book DVD
Demonstration & Research Pest Control Demonstration & Research SM 359 Book  

For a full list of study manuals and other category materials, visit the UF/IFAS Extension Bookstore online or call (352) 392-1764.

Previous Study Guides and Test Sample Questions
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