Lake Service Provider Permit and Certification

Lake Service Provider Employee Online Training

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If you work for a Lake Service Provider business, you are required to complete an online Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) training course before you work in Minnesota waterways. Each employee at the business needs to register and create their own account.


Online Training Instructions

Training will take approximately one hour. Your answers will not be saved if you exit the training early.

Computer requirements

During the training

  • To adjust volume, click on the speaker icon at the bottom of the screen. Transcripts of the narration are also provided.
  • To navigate to the next slide, use the forward arrow.
  • To navigate to a previous slide, use the back arrow. Do not use your browser's back arrow. You will exit the training.
  • To pause a slide, use the pause button in the lower left corner of the screen.

Complete the training

  • Print the certificate and keep in your possession at all times when working in waters of the state. This certificate is valid for three calendar years and may travel with you between employers.



Frequently Asked Questions

For additional information, contact your regional invasive species specialist.


Lake Service Provider Employee Online Training

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Select "Take online Lake Service Provider Employee
Training" and follow the provided directions.