Rat Busters animal control technician Randy Privett earns his certification from the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. He passed the test and now holds a Limited Commercial Wildlife Management Certification. This certification guarantees that Mr. Privett is qualified to perform rat removal in, on or under structures. This also extends to other types of commercial wildlife such as raccoons, armadillos, squirrels, skunks, opossums, etc.
All licenses with regards to agriculture, protection of the environment, safety of consumers, and wholesomeness of food in Florida go through the Department of Agriculture. This includes the regulation of the practice of commercial pest control, under the provisions of the Structural Pest Control Act, Chapter 482, Florida Statutes.