Where do I take the pesticide core exam to get a private applicator permit?
How many attempts are allowed to pass the pesticide core exam?
How much does it cost to take the pesticide core exam?
Is there any training to help me prepare to take the exam?
Where do I take the pesticide core exam to get a
private applicator permit?
Pesticide exams are no longer given in the county by the extension educator. Pesticide exams are given monthly at the Purdue University campus in West Lafayette. Private applicators can take the pesticide core exam at regional sites that are scheduled February through April. Pesticide exams can also be taken by computer at locations in Evansville, Indianapolis, Fort Wayne, IN; Louisville, KY; Chicago Heights, IL. For more information about the pesticide exams opportunities go to the Exam Schedule link.
How much does it cost to take the pesticide core
There is no charge to take the exam at Purdue University campus or at the Regional sites. You will have to purchase the study manual which costs $33.92. There is a charge of $64 to take the exam by compuer at one of the remote sites.
Is there any training to help me prepare to take
All day training, with the exam given in the afternoon is given at Purdue University. Cost is $90 and includes the study manual. Registration is needed.
How many attempts are allowed to pass the pesticide
A person is allowed 3 attempts in one year to pass the exam, beginning on the date of the first failed exam.
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