UVM Extension Pesticide Safety Education Program

Anyone in the state of Vermont who uses, supervises, recommends, or sells pesticides and/or trains Worker Protection Standard handlers/workers may be required to take and pass the CORE exam and all appropriate category exams to become certified. Certification is administered by the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets to ensure that pesticides are used in a proper and legal manner.

Contact Us

Sarah Kingsley-Richards, M.S.
University of Vermont
(802) 656-0475

Ann Hazelrigg, Ph.D.
University of Vermont
(802) 656-0493

Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets: Pesticide Programs