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Landscape Integrated Pest Management (IPM)

Course Code: AL0401CA14

Emergency Pesticide Recertification

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Last Held: January 14-16, 2014
9:00am - 4:00pm (Check-in time on Day 1: 8:30am)

Next offering tentatively planned for January 2015. Registration will open when course dates are confirmed.


This two-part class will focus on ornamental plant and turf care. You may take Day One only to focus on the philosophy of IPM along with the fundamentals of monitoring, pesticide toxicity and abiotic, environmental, and cultural plant disorders. Or you can take the three-full days to learn more about:

  • Biotic disease diagnosis
  • Using growing degree days and plant phenology
  • Biological control with beneficial insects
  • Pest resistant ornamental plants
  • Insect/mite pest ID/life cycles
  • Biorational pesticides appropriate for an IPM program
  • Setting up and designing your IPM program

Day 1 is a a required course for the following certificate programs:


The January 14-16, 2014 offering of this course was approved for the following credits. We will reapply for similar credits the next time the course runs, but we cannot guarantee credit approval for future offerings.

Pesticide Credits


Day 1 Only 4 units in 3A and 3B
8 units in 2, 6B, 8C, 13 and CORE
Days 1- 3

8 units in 2
10 units in 3A
11 units in 3B
12 units in PP2
16 units in 13 and CORE
20 units in 6B and 8C


Day 1 3 units in 00-CORE
6 units in PC
8 units in 6, 7, 18 and 23
Day 2 6 units in PC
8 units in 7
10 units in 6, 18 and 23
Days 3

6 units in PC
5 units in 7
7 units in 6, 18 and 23


Day 1 1.5 units in CORE
3.25 units in 3A and 25
Day 2

5.75 units in 3A and 25

Day 3 4.5 units in 3A and 25


Days 1-3: 8 units in 3A and 3C

Day 1: 6 contact hours
Day 2: 6 contact hours
Day 3: 6 contact hours

DE: This course will be submitted for approved pesticide credits upon completion of the program if requested by attendees.

Certified Public Works Manager (CPWM) Credits

Day 1 Only 2 Technical, 2 Management, 2 Government
Days 1- 3

4 Technical, 4 Management, 4 Government

International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Credits

Day 1 5.5 Certified Arborist, 1.5 BCMA Science, 4 BCMA Management
Day 2 6 Certified Arborist, 4.5 BCMA Science, 1.5 BCMA Management
Day 3

5 Certified Arborist, 4 BCMA Science, 1 BCMA Management

Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System (LA CES) Credits
Days 1-3: 17.25 hours

Northeast Organic Farming Association (NOFA) Accredited Organic Land Care Professional (AOLCP) Credits

Community Forestry Credits

Please call 732-932-9271 ext. 625 for the latest credit information.

Full Course Early Registration Fee
Full Course Registration Fee
Single Day Early Registration Fee: January 14 only TBD  
Single Day Registration Fee: January 14 only TBD  

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.


Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided to you at no additional cost.

NOTE: If you have any dietary restrictions or special needs, please alert us at least 1 week in advance of the course date so that we may accommodate you.


GPS systems may not recognize campus addresses. Even if they take you to the correct building, they will not take you to the assigned parking lot. Therefore, we strongly recommend that you use the directions we provide.

Cook Douglass Lecture Hall
3 College Farm Rd, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Directions, Parking Information & Map

Parking permit required for this location (will be provided to registrants).

Note: Pre-registration is required. We're sorry, but we cannot guarantee a seat, materials or meals for walk-in registrants. Location is subject to change; registrants will be notified in the event of a change.


Sorry! Registration is not currently available.

Would you like to be notified when the next offering is scheduled? 
Here are 3 convenient ways to be added to our mailing list:
1. Click here to join our mailing list (please reference "Landscape Integrated Pest Management (IPM)" or Course Code AL0401) 
2. Call us at 732-932-9271
3. E-mail us at ocpe@njaes.rutgers.edu

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