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WSDA Recertification Requirements

Licensed pesticide applicators have two choices to maintain their license:

  • participate in the state recertification (continuing education) program, or
  • retest every five years.

To obtain information on your current credit information visit: WSDA licensing or contact WSDA at 1-877-301-4555. Credit statements are mailed every November.

Private Applicators

20 credits over 5 year period, no more than 10 per year.

Ranchers Private Applicators

12 credits over 5 year period.

Limited Private Applicators

8 credits over 5 year period; must be directly or indirectly related to weed control.

All Other Licensees

40 credits over 5 year period, no more than 15 per year.