Swimming Pool Pesticide Applicator Training Program

PORH offers swimming pool pesticide applicator training in collaboration with the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture and Penn State's Pesticide Education Program. This certification program offers classroom training for those preparing for the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s pesticide application exam. Recertification also is offered to those interested in obtaining continuing education credits in order to maintain certification in the CORE category (Pesticide Regulations and Health Safety Information) and in Category 24 (Swimming Pool Information Updates).


Registration is currently closed. Check back in August for the Fall schedule.

Certification Status

Please contact your Regional PDA Office to check the status of your certification.

Frequently Asked Questions

Certification Questions

Recertification Questions

General Questions