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Managing Turfgrass Insects:
Identification, Biology, and Special Control Considerations


Course Code: AT0413WA22

Insect crawling on turfgrass

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Date & Time

December 10, 2021
9:00am - 11:30am EST (Log-in time: 8:30am EST)


In this 2.5-hour online class, Dr. Albrecht Koppenhofer, Extension Specialist in Turf Entomology, will improve your ability to assess the severity of an infestation and select the right control measures.

Topics covered in this course:

  • Root-Feeding Pests
  • Stem and Crown Burrowing Pests
  • Sucking Pests
  • Leaf and Stem Chewing Pests
  • Beneficial Insects and Insect Pathogens

Register for Managing Turgrass Insects: Introduction to Insects on Dec. 3 and learn even more!


Pesticide Credits


5 units in 3B 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



DE, NY, and MA:
If you need pesticide credits in these states, 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 Certified Public Works Manager (CPWM) Credits
2.5 Technical

Early Registration Fee $135.00 Register on or before December 3, 2021 and save!
Registration Fee $150.00 After December 3, 2021
Cancellation Fee $35.00  

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.


No meals will be provided.

Accessing this Online Course

This online course will be delivered via Webex. Registration will close on December 8, 2021. On December 9, you will receive an email with a link to access the course. You will also receive information on how to use Webex. On December 10, please login to the class 30 minutes before start time for a brief overview of the online format. The course will start promptly at 9:00 a.m. 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)

Photo ID Requirement:

Each registrant will be asked provide a photo of him/herself holding their government-issued photo ID. This is required by credit boards so that you may receive credits for participating in this online course.

  • You will receive a reminder email prior to the start of the class with further instructions. Wait to receive these instructions before you attempt to upload your ID.
  • The photo must be clear enough that we can read your name and verify that the person pictured on the ID is in fact the person holding it.
  • After an OCPE staff member reviews the picture and verifies your identity, you will have access to participate in the course when it begins.


  • 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.


Registration will close at 3PM on December 8, 2021.

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For Registration Assistance:

Please call 848-932-9271, option 2.

Program Questions? Contact Us!

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

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