Self-paced training courses will be available to assist applicators in preparing for certification exams (see Online Training: A Closer Look). Courses will be made available starting October-November of 2021 for common categories of licensure. For alternative study methods, see our Study Materials page.
Remotely proctored online exams are available for most categories of licensure. Enrollment instructions are provided at the bottom of this page. Once enrolled in the exam, you will be provided detailed instructions for testing your equipment and a direct link for scheduling an online exam appointment.
All exams can be taken at scheduled in-person testing sessions hosted by the Illinois Department of Agriculture.