Full course description
This course has 2 modules: IPM & Applying the Correct Amount of Pesticide
Being a pest manager is much more than just spraying pesticides. There is an entire process of diagnosing the pest situation and developing a plan using an integrated approach. This course acquaints pest controllers with the steps in integrated pest management (IPM). View the short videos highlighting each step in the IPM Process. Pest managers must know the proper amount of pesticide product to apply. This module acquaints pest controllers with the basic process of following label instructions to properly dilute pesticides, and it walks through two types of basic equipment calibration. View short videos illustrating each step in applying the correct amount of pesticides.
This course is approved for 1 CEU of General Standards Core (482) and General Standards Core (487)
Authors: Rebecca Baldwin, Associate Professor; Roberto Pereira, Research Scientist; and Phil Koehler, Professor; Entomology Department, University of Florida