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2018 Exam Deadline:

About the Online Exam:

2018 Private Pesticide Applicator Certification Fee:

Computer Requirements:

Register for the Exam

Click Here for detailed directions on registering to take the online exam. We strongly recommend you have this step by step registration guide open as you register for the exam.

After you are registered and paid, a link for the Assessment Systems Exam application will show on your receipt. Please be patient and allow time for exam access.

You will also receive a confirmation e-mail regarding the exam that includes a link to the exam. Be sure to check your email's junk or spam folder as well.

Private Applicator Study Manual

For Assistance or Troubleshooting

Click Here to find out how to get help if you run into problems registering or taking or other problems.

Obtaining Your Temporary Certificate

Click Here to find out how, after you pass the exam, to obtain your temporary certificate to purchase Restricted Use Pesticides before receiving your permanent private pesticide certification card from the Minnesota Department of Agriculture.

If you pass the exam, then DO NOT retake the exam again or your private pesticide certification will not go through properly and you will not be certified.

Are You Ready to Begin?

Review all the information on this page before clicking to register and take the exam.

**Click Here to register for the 2018 Private Pesticide Applicator exam.


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