In-Person testing will not allow walk-ins. Every examinee must sign up individually for their own exam.
Notice: This form must be filled out by the Examinee. DOB and email must be accurate and belong to the person registering for the exam.
Selecting the online exam option below will redirect you to our online proctor partner Everblue and detailed instructions on how to proceed with the online exam.
Please be prepared to make an online payment of $25.00 per exam to Everblue upon completion of this registration form.
Notice: This form must be filled out by the Examinee. DOB and email address must be accurate. An email account is required to register for an online exam.
All commercial certifications require one of the following (80% passing):
Prepare for the Exam:
After the Exam:
Testers will be provided with exam results via email. Do not call or email the office requesting exam results as it will result in delays.
Exam study manuals can be purchased here: https://iowaagriculture.gov/pesticide-bureau/manuals-and-study-guides-certification
The private exam is available online. Registration is at: https://stateofiowa.seamlessdocs.com/f/PrivatePesticideExamRegistration
The Self-Service Portal to pay online for your pesticide certification is at (requires completed exams): https://iowaagriculture.force.com/pesticideapplicator/s/login/
More information on testing and training can be found on the Pesticide Bureau website at: https://iowaagriculture.gov/pesticide-bureau