Pesticide Applicator Testing Information

All manual sales & exam registration must be done through the UW PAT Program.  Manuals are $43 per book, classes are $10. 

To purchase training materials & register online visit

To purchase with a check use the form here click here to download the form.

For Detailed Instructions Click Here.

Training and Testing Information

FREE Online Training
>  Click Here to Register for Free Online Training

Portage County In-Person Training Dates ~ Bring your own lunch
Jan 25  ~ Feb 29  ~  March 12  ~  March 28
>  Click Here to Register for an In-Person Training

FREE Test Only Dates in Portage County ~ February 19 & March 22 at 9 am
>  Click Here to Register for Monday, February 19th.
>  Click Here to Register for Friday, March 22nd.

To schedule a test only date after March 22nd, call 715-346-1316 or email us. 

UW-Madison Pesticide Applicator Training Office

Contact the PAT office for questions about getting training materials, signing up for live review sessions, or any questions or comments you have about our training material.
Phone: 608-262-7588

The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP)

Contact DATCP for questions about certification, licensing, scheduling an exam, exam scores, or issues of pesticide regulations.

Phone: 608-224-4548
Website: Bureau of Agrichemical Management
Email: for questions regarding Pesticide Certification and Licensing