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Landscape Integrated Pest Management (IPM)

Course Code: AL0401CA19

Emergency Pesticide Recertification

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Date & Time

December 11-13, 2018
9:00am - 4:00pm (Check-in time on Day 1: 8:30am)

Description

This class covers both turf and ornamentals. Take Day 1 only to learn IPM philosophy, monitoring, and implementation strategies – or take the full three days for a comprehensive study featuring degree day models, improving soil health, insect and disease ID, creative ways of removing unwanted pests and more! This is a core class in three certificate programs.

The full three-day range of topics will include:

  • Pesticide Toxicity and Environmental Contamination
  • Landscape IPM Philosophy
  • Turf IPM Fundamentals
  • Landscape IPM Monitoring
  • Tree/Shrub Insect Mite Pests (ID/Life Cycles)
  • Key Turf Diseases and IPM Cultural Management
  • Abiotic, Environmental, and Cultural Plant Disorders
  • BioControl: Recognizing/Using Beneficial Insects
  • Plant Disease Diagnostic Process
  • Pesticides Appropriate for an IPM Program
  • Biologically Healthy Soils
  • Pest Resistant Ornamental Plants

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

 

The full 3-day curriculum is required for the following certificate program:

Credits

NOTE: Individuals who wish to receive pesticide recertification credits at any of our courses will need to know their applicator license number. Please bring your pesticide license with you to class.

Pesticide Credits

NJ/CT :
Day 1 Only: 2 units in CORE; 5 units in 3A; 9 units in 3B
All 3 Days: 2 units in CORE; 4 units in 10; 12 units in 1A and PRIV; 14 units in 3B; 16 units in 3A

PA:
Day 1 Only: 2 credits in 00-CORE; 3 credits in 07; 6 credits in 06 and PC; 9 credits in 18 and 23
All 3 Days: 2 credits in 00-CORE; 10 credits in 07; 17 credits in 06 and PC; 22 credits in 18 and 23

NY:
If you need these credits, you must notify us at least 15 days before the course start date. For details, visit here and read the information under "IMPORTANT CHANGE."

MD:
All 3 Days: 8 credits in 3A and 3C

MA:
Day 1 Only: 6.5 Contact Hours (valid for: 29, 36, 37, L [CORE], Dealer)
All 3 Days: 16.5 Contact Hours (valid for: 29, 36, 37, L [CORE], Dealer)

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
Pending

International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Credits
Day 1 Only: Certified Arborist: 5.5; BCMA-Science: 1.5; BCMA-Management: 4
All 3 Days: Certified Arborist: 16.5; BCMA-Science: 10; BCMA-Management: 6.5

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

NJ Certified Fertilizer Applicator Credits
All 3 Days: 1 credit

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

NJ Urban and Community Forestry Continuing Education Units
Day 1 Only: 3.5 CEUs
All 3 Days: 12 CEUS

NJ Licensed Tree Experts
Day 1 Only: 4.5 CEUs for LTE and LTCO
All 3 Days: 15 CEUs for LTE and LTCO

Rutgers CEUs
1.80 CEUs

Fees
Full 3-Day Course Early Registration Fee $395.00 Register on or before November 27, 2018 and save!
Full 3-Day Course Registration Fee $430.00 After November 27, 2018
Single Day Registration Fee, Attend Day 1 Only $210.00  
Cancellation Fee $35.00  

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.

Meals

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

NOTE: If you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies, please alert us at least one (1) week in advance of the course start date so that we can make reasonable accommodations. We cannot guarantee accommodations for special requests made after that time.

Location

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.

Rutgers Continuing Education at The Atrium
Suite 101, Room 120 Sequoia
300 Atrium Drive, Somerset, NJ 08873
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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.

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Program Questions? Contact Us!

Program Coordinator: Joe Canzano, 848-932-7317

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Attention U.S. Veterans

All of the courses offered by the Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education are approved by the New Jersey State Approving Agency for Veterans Training for educational benefits through the GI Bill. For more information about the GI Bill, click here.