Verifiable Apprentice Training
Required By

Texas Structural Pest Control Board

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Each CEU is $15.00

Prior to registering to take the exam for a technician license, the applicant must first be registered as an apprentice and complete all apprentice training requirements.

As an apprentice, an individual shall receive the following verifiable training.

1. Twenty (20) hours of classroom training in the general standards, with at least two hours of classroom training in each of the following subjects:

  1. Federal and state laws that regulating the industry.
  2. Recognition of pest and pest damage.
  3. Pesticide labels and label comprehension
  4. Pesticide safety
  5. Environmental protection
  6. Application equipment and techniques
  7. Pesticide formulations and actions
  8. Emergency procedures and pesticide cleanup, and procedures for the immediate reporting of spills and misapplications.
  9. Basic principles of mathematics, chemistry, toxicology, and entomology
  10. Non-chemical pest control techniques including biological, mechanical and prevention techniques.

2. Eight (8) hours of classroom training in each category seeking licensure.

3. Forty (40) hours of on the job training, in each category seeking licensure.

The Following One-hour Classes Are Available

Registration Information

To register for the online classes. Before you register Please turn off spam detection, or allow "" to send you email, your passwords are in this email we send you after you register. Click here for the Credit Card Registration (instant passwords). We accept Discover, MasterCard, Visa, American Express, or Checks. Once payment has been received, we will email or fax your list of passwords to enter the courses. These passwords will be good until December 31st of the current year. All classes must be completed in the current year registered in. After that a new registration will be required and a new fee charged. The classes may be printed out to study or studied on screen. When you have completed the study material, go to the "Test Questions for Credit". The test will consist of 10 randomly generated questions. PRINT this test out first, answer the questions on paper and fax or mail this back to Once received, the test will be reviewed, a Certificate will be issued and the licensing agency notified of your CEUs. We will maintain your records for the appropriate time frame.

We hope you enjoy the classes. We are hoping you will use the information in each classe to assist you in making decisions about your pesticide applications. Please print the material and place it in a notebook for future reference. If you have any questions please e-mail us at There is a $10.00 processing fee for full refunds, partial refund fees are determined by the administration. We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone.

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