Certificate Training

Study guides are essential to becoming a certified pesticide applicator or dispenser. Get training through online study materials and/or courses offered by independent trainers.

Self Study

Study at your own pace with the help of these study kits. Order your study materials for the selected certification category.

Online Training

The Canadian Pesticide Applicators' Core Training course is an online course based on the Canadian Pesticide Education Program Applicator Core Manual and is an essential part of the study material for the following certification exams:

  • Fumigation
  • Industrial vegetation and noxious weeds
  • Landscape (lawns, gardens, ornamental trees)
  • Structural - general (pests in buildings)
  • Structural - wood preservation
  • Forestry (all categories)

Courses with Independent Trainers

Colleges, farm agencies/associations and private trainers teach pesticide applicator courses. Find out about course offerings: