2019 Exams & School for Obtaining a Pesticide License

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N.C. Cooperative Extension, Pasquotank County Center is hosting two tests for people desiring to obtain a commercial pesticide or private (farmer) pesticide applicator as well as dealer license. The testing dates are on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, and Wednesday, November 13, 2019, and will take place at the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Pasquotank County Center located at 1209 McPherson St, Elizabeth City. Testing will begin at 1 p.m. Anyone coming for the testing should bring a picture ID and a calculator. Also, if you are taking the test for a government job you should also bring the address for your place of employment since it will be needed when you sign up to take the test. A review session in preparation for the testing will be held on Friday, March 8, 2019, and Friday, November 8, 2019, with both of them being from 9–11:00 a.m. at the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Pasquotank County Center. If you plan to attend any of these, please call the office to register (252-338-3954). 

To order the manuals in preparation for the testing, please see the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services website.

The N.C. Cooperative Extension, Pasquotank County Center in conjunction with the Pesticide Safety Education Program at NC State University and the NCDA&CS Pesticide Section will be offering a 2-day school for people who would like to obtain a private applicator (farmer) or commercial applicator/dealer license. The date and time have not yet been determined but will be made available as soon as it is set.

If you have questions about any of this information, please contact the office at (252) 338-3954.

answer sheet used for test taking

Test-taking for obtaining a pesticide license requires proper preparation so that the correct answers can be selected and indicated on the answer sheet similar to the one shown here.