Private Pesticide Applicator Certification Training- Dane County

If you wish to apply Restricted Use Pesticides, you must hold a current Applicator Certification. Dane County farmers whose pesticide applicator certification’s have expired, will be expiring, or first-time applicators, will want to register for one of two training sessions. The exam is based on both the manual and the training program. If you are unable to attend one of the sessions, you may schedule a time to take the self-study exam at the Dane County Extension Office. The training and testing for this program is a cooperative effort by UW-Madison Division of Extension-Dane County, DATCP, and local coops and suppliers. This year Dane County Extension is offering two sessions:

– February 05, 2020—Mazomanie Town Hall
711 West Hudson Street
Mazomanie, WI 53560
Sponsor –Insight FS Cooperative, Marxville

– February 27, 2020—Christiana Town Hall
773 Koshkonong Road
Cambridge, WI 53523

Manuals need to be purchased ahead of time, the cost is $30.00, which includes the manual and pays for the certification for five years.

You can purchase your manual at:

Dane County Extension Office
5201 Fen Oak Drive
Suite 138,
Madison, WI 53718

Insight FS – Marxville
9119 State Road 19
Mazomanie, WI 53560

Please let us know what session you will be attending when you pick up your manual.

Sessions start at 9:30 am, please arrive on time
Lunch served at 12:00 pm
Test will be given from 1pm-3pm, 2-hour time limit

University of Wisconsin Madison Division of Extension, U.S. Department of Agriculture and Wisconsin counties cooperating. UW Madison Division of Extension Dane County provides equal opportunities in employment and programming, including Title IX and ADA. Please make requests for reasonable accommodations  to ensure equal access to educational programs as early as possible but at least 10 days prior to the scheduled program, service or activity.
Contact Chelsea Zegler at 608-224-3716 or to request an accommodation.