Aquatic Pesticide Recertification Correspondence Course - Category 9


The Penn State Extension Water Resources Team is proud to offer a Pesticide Recertification Course specifically designed for Aquatic Pesticide Applicators (released April 1, 2011).

Participants will receive a packet including:

  • Compact Disc containing seven short pond-related videos
  • “Management of Aquatic Plants” Extension Publication
  • Seven one-page worksheets that correspond with the videos
  • A form to apply for the PA Dept. of Ag. Category 9 Aquatic Pest. Recertification Credits
  • A 10% Off Coupon for use with the Penn State Water Labs “Pond Water Testing Kit”
  • A self-addressed, stamped envelope to help you return all completed material to the coordinator

Cost & Recertification

If all seven worksheets are completed and returned within 60 days and you have a combined score higher than 70%, you will receive a completion certificate in the mail.

The central coordinator of the course will then process your recertification credits through the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture for you.

The cost of the course is $30, and if completed successfully it is worth 3 Category 9 Credits through the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture.


Participants may take this course successfully only once! They can retake the course if they fail, but PDA is only giving every applicator 3 credits, one time, for completing this course.

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