Pesticide Applicator Course

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Due to the COVID-19 public health emergency this course has been cancelled. We expect to reschedule later in the year - please watch for updates. If you need to obtain your pesticide applicator license this field season, please contact us for more information about your options.


The exam is offered on the final afternoon of the course. Government issued photo ID is required (such as driver’s license, BC ID card, or passport). Results will be mailed to candidates within about 2 weeks. A 1-year certificate is awarded for 60-74% on the exam and a 5-year certificate is awarded for 75% and above. Certificate is only valid in BC; please check other jurisdictions for equivalent credential.

Registration is limited and accepted on a first come, first served basis. Cost is $535/person (fee includes instruction, course books, exam and applicable taxes). Full payment by invoice, cheque, e-transfer or credit card (small fee charged for credit) due upon registration to hold spot. Cancellations with full refund accepted until March 30. Host reserves the right to cancel the course (with full refund) by March 31. This 3-day course will prepare you to successfully obtain your provincial pesticide applicator certification (Industrial Vegetation and Noxious Weed Applicator Category) and includes an exam sitting on the final day.

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