Arizona #4 Certified Applicator Landscape 6 Hour Package

$99.00

6 Hour | Online HD Video | Approved for 6 Credits:  Agricultural; Pest Management Division (Structural)

  • 4 Hour Management Strategies for Disease Issues in the Landscape
  • 2 Hour Aquatic Weed Control

Package Details

Description

PACKAGE CONTENTS:

6 Hour | Online HD Video | Approved for 6 Credits:  Agricultural; Pest Management Division (Structural)

  • 4 Hour Management Strategies for Disease Issues in the Landscape
  • 2 Hour Aquatic Weed Control

 


MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES
for Disease Issues in the Landscape


COURSE SYLLABUS

Course Description

Landscape maintenance is a cut-throat business. The keys to success lie in minimizing costs, and creating successful plantings through careful planning, disease prevention and maintenance of a healthy environment. This course teaches the basics of disease management of landscape plantings, and the different tools and techniques needed to successfully control the diverse world of landscaping.

After completing this course in its entirety, participants will be able to:

  • Gain an understanding of the issues involved in controlling pests and disease in landscape plantings.
  • Tailor a management strategy that addresses the unique needs of landscape plantings all within a reasonable budget.

Lesson 1 

  • Mapping
  • Key Pests
  • Annual Plantings
  • Long Term Planning

Quiz

Lesson 2 

  • Disease/Pest Prevention
  • Transplanting

Quiz

Lesson 3 

  • Pre- and Post-Treatments
  • Biological Fungicides

Quiz

Lesson 4 

  • Symptoms
  • Fertilizers
  • Nutrients
  • Water

Quiz

Lesson 5 

  • Cold
  • Root Symptoms
  • Mulch

Quiz

Lesson 6 

  • Water Molds
  • Downy Mildew

Quiz

Lesson 7 

  • Soil Borne Pathogens
  • Southern Blight
  • Interrupted Water Flow
  • Leaf Spot

Quiz

Lesson 8 

  • Bacterial Diseases
  • Viral Diseases

Quiz

Final Assessment 


AQUATIC WEED CONTROL


COURSE SYLLABUS

Course Description

Managing aquatic weeds revolves around proper plant identification. Proper control relies on proper identification. This course teaches the basics of aquatic weed identification, and the different approaches to aquatic plant management.

After completing this course in its entirety, participants will be able to:

  • Gain an understanding of the issues involved in controlling aquatic weeds.
  • Tailor a management strategy that addresses the unique identification and control approaches to aquatic plant life.

Lesson 1 (18 minutes)

  • Plant Identification
  • Control Relies on Identification
  • Ask an Expert
  • Taking Photographs

Quiz (2 minutes)

Lesson 2 (17 minutes)

  • Benefits of Aquatic Plants
  • Non-indigenous vs. Native
  • Effects of Humans

Quiz (2 minutes)

Lesson 3 (17 minutes)

  • Off-Label Uses
  • Control Population
  • Biological Agents
  • Insects
  • Grass Carp
  • Pathogens
  • Systemic and Contact Herbicides
  • Submersed Herbicides
  • Herbicide Selection
  • Mechanical Control

Quiz (2 minutes)

Lesson 4 (15 minutes)

  • Algae
  • Biological Control
  • Chemical Control
  • Mechanical Control
  • Physical Control

 

Final Assessment (25 minutes)


Course instructors will be available by email or telephone between 9am and 5pm Eastern Standard Time. They will assist you with questions regarding course content.

If you have any questions, please call us at 1-800-727-7104 or send an email to [email protected] Email responses will usually be returned promptly, but guaranteed within one business day.

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