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Managing Diseases of Ornamental Landscape Plants

ONLINE COURSE

Course Code: AL0408WA21

Landscape Training on Managing Plant Diseases

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Date & Time

Last Held: January 11, 2021
9:00am - 3:15pm EST (Log-in time: 8:30am EST)

Next offering tentatively planned for January 2022. Registration will open when course date is confirmed.

**PLEASE NOTE: You will need to upload a photo ID before the class. You will be sent an email approximately one week prior to the class with instructions. If you cannot upload the ID, you will NOT be able to attend.

Description

Learn how to protect your most expensive plants! In this one-day class, Dr. Karen Plumley and Rutgers Extension Specialist William Errickson will focus on common and not-so-common diseases of ornamental plants. You'll receive identification tips, prevention and control strategies, and information about emerging issues.

Topics include:

  • Plant Disease Basics and Diagnosis
  • Principles of Disease Management and Fungicide Basics
  • 'Virtual' Laboratory
  • Specific Diseases of Ornamental Landscape Plants: Their Biology, Spread, and Management

Instructors include:
Dr. Karen Plumley
William Errickson

Credits

The January 11, 2021 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.

**PLEASE NOTE: In order to receive recertification credits for any of our online courses, you will need to upload a photo ID and your license number before the class. You will be sent an email approximately one week prior to the class with instructions. If you do not upload this information, you will NOT be able to attend.

Pesticide Credits

NJ/CT:
5 units in 2
11 units in 3A, 8C, and PP2
*Please check the NJDEP's updated policy regarding earning pesticide credits from online courses: https://www.nj.gov/dep/enforcement/pcp/bpo.htm

PA:
6 credits in PC
10 credits in 6, 18, and 23

NY:
5.50 credits in 3A

MD:
8 credits in 3A, 3B, and 10

MA:
6 contact hours in 36 and (L) CORE

DE: If you need pesticide credits in this state, you must register and notify Joe Canzano at least 45 days before the course start date. Call 848-932-7317 or send an email to joe.canzano@rutgers.edu.

NJ Licensed Tree Experts
5.5 CEUs for LTE and LTCO

International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Credits
Pending

NJ Certified Public Works Manager (CPWM) Credits
5 Technical

NJ Urban and Community Forestry (NJUCF) Continuing Education Units
5.5 CEUs

Fees
Early Registration Fee TBD  
Registration Fee TBD  
Cancellation Fee TBD  

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.

Meals

No meals will be provided.

Accessing this Online Course

This course will be delivered via Zoom. Registration will close on January 9, 2021. On January 10, you will receive an email with a link to access the course. You will also receive a document with tips on how to use Zoom. On January 11, please log in to Zoom 30 minutes before start time for a brief overview of the online format. The course will start promptly at 9:00 am EST.

Equipment you will need to access this training:

  • A computer, tablet, or smartphone
  • Microphone is necessary if you'd like to ask questions.
  • Webcam is optional but not necessary
  • Speaker is optional but not necessary (you will be able to listen to the presentation by dialing in on your phone if your computer does not have a speaker)

**PLEASE NOTE: You will need to upload a photo ID before the class. You will be sent an email approximately one week prior to the class with instructions. If you cannot upload the ID, you will NOT be able to attend.

IMPORTANT: A UNIQUE EMAIL ADDRESS IS REQUIRED FOR EACH REGISTRANT TO ACCESS OUR ONLINE COURSES

  • If this is your first time registering with us, please provide your own unique email address when registering; do not provide an email address that you share with co-workers.

  • If you have previously taken classes with us and have used an email address that you share with your co-workers or supervisor, you must update your account with a unique email address. Click the Register Online button below and sign into your account. On the left side toolbar, click My Account. On the drop-down menu, click Edit Profile/Password. Scroll down to the Email Address field (not the secondary email address field!) and enter your own, individual (not shared!) email address here. Click the Submit button at the bottom to save. If you need assistance updating your account, please email or call (848-932-9271, option 2) our Registration Department.

Note: Pre-registration is required.

Register

Sorry, registration is not currently available for this course.

Would you like to be notified when the next offering is scheduled? 
Here are 3 convenient ways to be added to our email list:
1. Click here to join our email list (please reference "Managing Diseases of Ornamental Landscape Plants" or Course Code AL0408) 
2. Call us at 848-932-9271, select option 3
3. E-mail us at ocpe@njaes.rutgers.edu

Program Questions? Contact Us!

Program Coordinator: Joe Canzano, 848-932-7317
Administrative Assistant: Beth Perez, 848-932-7483

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Attention U.S. Veterans

This course is 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.

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.