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Pesticide Use on Turfgrass and Ornamental Plants

Pesticide Use on Turfgrass and Ornamental Plants

Course Number: PLS X421.5

3 units

You will learn how to manage pests while abiding by federal and state of California laws and regulations regarding the use of pesticides in an integrated pest management program. This course helps prepare you for testing in the Pest Control Advisor License (PCA), a Qualified Applicator License (QAL), or a Qualified Applicator Certificate (QAC). Topics covered include:

  • Different formulations of pesticides
  • Categories of pesticide risks and how they are selected
  • How and when pesticides can be used in an integrated pest control program

Please note:
Pending approval for 18 hours "Other" and 9 hours "Laws & Regulations" through the California Department of Pesticide Regulation. The license categories are PCA, QAL, & QAC.

Available Sections

Starting Apr 1

184CPR003

Starting Apr 1
184CPR003

Course Fees

$495 Early Bird Discount ends on Mar 26
$545 after Mar 26

Instructor

To Be Determined [ bio ]

Schedule:

Begins:
Apr 1 - May 20, 2019

Begins:
Jun 3 - Jun 10, 2019

Location:

Online Course Moodle

Section Notes:

"Pending Approval 18 hours ""Other"" and 7.5 hours ""Laws & Regulations"" through the California Department of Pesticide Regulation.

The license categories are PCA, QAL, & QAC. Book ""Landscape Maintenance Pest Control"" http://anrcatalog.ucanr.edu/Details.aspx?itemNo=3493"

Textbook:

Mandatory
"Landscape Maintenance Pest Control"

ISBN: Publication #3493 UCANR - see link above

Prerequisites

No Prerequisites for this course

Applicable Certificates

Available Sections

Riverside

Section No.: 184CPR003

Dates: Apr 1 - May 20, 2019

Dates: Jun 3 - Jun 10, 2019

Instructor: To Be Determined

Textbook: Mandatory
"Landscape Maintenance Pest Control"

ISBN: Publication #3493 UCANR - see link above

Location: Online Course

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