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Friday, March 30, 2018

Core Review begins at 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. (3 RUP Credits)

Prepare for the MDARD Core Pesticide Applicators Certification exam with this review session. The 3-hour review covers the 12 chapters of the National Pesticide Applicators Certification Core Manual. The review is held in the morning and the MDARD exams are given that afternoon. Three recertification/RUP credits in either Private or Commercial Core are also available for those already certified and seeking renewal by seminar credits. We recommend participants read and study the Core Manual before attending the review  Copies may be ordered form, or 517-432-1859. County Extension may also have copies available. Please call for ahead availability in Lapeer County 810-667-0341.

Seats for the MDARD exam must be made in advance on line at, or by calling 1-800-292-3939. The cost of the review session is separate from the MDARD exam fee. Those taking the exam must bring a separate check made payable to the State of Michigan. The cost for the Private exam is $50.00 and the Commercial Exam is $75.00

Location: MSU Lapeer County, 1800 Imlay City Rd., Lapeer, MI  48446

Cost: $30 for the review

Registration and check-in: 8:45 - 9 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Registration for Core Manual/RUP Review is open.
Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on March 29, 2018.


Michigan State University is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting the event contact two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.

Contact Information

For directions or meeting location information, please contact Tina House at 810-667-0341.