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Pest Management of Landscape Turf

Course Code: AL0403CA18

Pest Management of Landscape Turf

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Date & Time

January 26, 2018
9:00am - 3:30pm (Check-in time: 8:30am)

Description

Troubleshooting pest problems is a skill customers expect (and demand) from landscape professionals and public grounds managers. Weeds, diseases, and insects are ready to attack weak turf and create an eyesore. In this one-day class, you will learn valuable clues to effectively diagnose and treat insect, disease, and weed problems in turf. Instructors Rich Buckley, Director of the Rutgers Plant Diagnostic Laboratory, and Matt Elmore make this class both fun and practical.

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Interested in earning a Landscape Certificate?
This course is required for the following certificate programs:

 
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:
2 units in 13
11 units in 3B and PP2

PA:
6 credits in PC
10 credits in 7, 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:
8 credits in 3C

MA:
6.0 hours in 32, 37, L (Core), and 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
5 Technical

Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System (LA CES) Credits
Pending

Rutgers CEUs
0.575

For the latest credit information, please call (848) 932-7483.

Fees
Early Registration Fee $195.00 Register on or before January 12, 2018 and save!
Registration Fee $210.00 After January 12, 2018
Cancellation Fee $35.00  

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.

Meals

Continental breakfast and 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.

Cook Student Center
59 Biel Road, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Directions, Parking Information & Map

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
Administrative Assistant: Karen Tizzano, 848-932-7483

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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 tuition reimbursement through the GI Bill. For more information about the GI Bill, click here.

Who Should Take This Course?

If you are a professional in one or more of the following groups, then this course is for you!

  • Arborist
  • Cemetery Grounds and Maintenance
  • Gardener
  • Golf Turf Superintendent
  • Gold Turf Grounds Crew
  • Landscape Contractor
  • Landscape Supervisor
  • Landscape Professional
  • Nursery Owner
  • Nursery Professional
  • Parks Crew
  • Parks Supervisor
  • Pesticide Applicator
  • Public Works Crew
  • Public Works Supervisor
  • School Building and Grounds Supervisor
  • School Building and Grounds Crew
  • Anyone interested in getting involved in pest control in turfgrass environments