Exam Information

If you apply any herbicides, insecticides, rodenticides, or other types of pesticides to another person’s property as part of your job and/or for compensation, you are a Commercial Applicator and must be licensed in the state of South Carolina.


We have added the convenience of being able to test at various technical colleges throughout the state for your Certified Applicator’s License. You will be able to schedule a time and place that is convenient for you and get your results immediately. Please contact Holly Lizotte at 864.646.2164 for more information and to register for this exam.

Individuals in Category 12 are required take a 50-question exam with the Core material included in the exam. They should study both the Core and the Category 12 manuals.

South Carolina Certification Categories

Exam Information for SC Applicator's License