This online program provides training and testing to become a Virginia Certified Fertilizer Applicator. There are 10 training modules and each are accompanied by a test that must be passed at a minimum 70% level. There is no time limit for the course completion. All certification components are set to the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services as they are the certifying agency.
Basic registration instructions can be found here (use the back button on your browser to return to this page).
Virginia Cooperative Extension utilizes Canvas to offer this online program. After registering for this program, you will receive a registration confirmation email with detailed instructions for accessing the Canvas platform. If you don't see a confirmation email, be sure to check your spam or junk folder. You can also access the Canvas instructions here (use the back button on your browser to return to this page).
If you have any questions about this program, please contact Mike Goatley, Turfgrass Extension Specialist and Professor at firstname.lastname@example.org.