Welcome to the PAT Website
University of Wisconsin-Extension
Pesticide Applicator Training (PAT) program.
Questions about training? Call us at (608) 262-7588 or email us at PATprogram@mailplus.wisc.edu
- Manuals for training you to become a Wisconsin-certified pesticide applicator
- Supplementary training aids
- Fact sheets to help you comply with complicated pesticide regulations
Like to read by IPad and Kindle?
PAT is now offering electronic versions of the following manuals: Field & Vegetable (Category 1.1), Soil Fumigation (Categories 25/107), Chemigation (Categories 26/109) and Aerial Application (Categories 9.9/111). These are PDF’s with interactive chapters lists and glosseries. When you buy one you will be emailed your manual and a training certificate will follow in the mail so you can take the test with DATCP (Commercial) or at your County Extension Office (Private).
Categories ► Find out which PAT category is best for you, along with details about each private and commercial applicator training manual.
Certification ► Find out how to order training materials, how to prepare for the certification exam, and the certification and licensing requirements for the different types of pesticide applicators.
Downloads ► Download fact sheets and training aids.
Program Info ► Find out who we are, where you can contact us, and what we do for you.
Revised for 2013…
Base Commercial Category Field & Vegetable (1.1) and base Private Category General Farming (100/101)
Subcategories Aerial Application (111/9.9), Chemigation (26.0/109) and the EPA Approved Soil Fumigation Manual.