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Pesticide Certification Exam Options

Computer-Based Exams:
MDARD is partnered with Metro Institute to offer the convenience of computer-based certification exams at many testing centers throughout Michigan. To schedule a computer-based exam with Metro Institute, please click here. For more information about computer-based exams, please click here.

Paper-based Exams:
To schedule a paper-based certification exam, click on the "Continue to OPES Welcome page" button located below. Please note that paper-based exams are offered less frequently and at fewer locations than computer-based exams.

Be advised that MDARD has implemented stringent safety protocols at our exam sessions including temperature screenings, use of face coverings, and strict social distancing. These protocols are not optional and will be strictly enforced. When scheduling an exam, be sure to review your confirmation email as it will include more information about our safety protocols.