Pesticide Licenses

Those requiring a pesticide license must pass an exam provided by the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (NCDA & CS). Meeting approved certification requirements and passing an exam is the only means to obtain a license.

To Obtain A New Pesticide License

1. Determine the license type or category needed at

2.  Obtain study manual(s) from NCSU & register with  NCDA & CS for exam at

Additional information concerning pesticide licenses or training is found at

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