Pest Management | Florida Approval #24357

$19.00

1 hour course | Approved for 1 credit: 487 General Standards/Core or 482 General Standards/Core 
This course addresses the federal pesticide laws that control the labeling, sale and distribution, storage, transportation, use and disposal of pesticides while protecting public health and welfare, and preventing harm to the environment in Florida
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Description

 

PEST MANAGEMENT

 


COURSE SYLLABUS

Course Description

Civilization has been combating insects and other pests throughout history. A pest is an undesirable organism that injures
humans, desirable plants and animals, manufactured products, or natural substances. Many insects, pathogens (disease-causing organisms, such as viruses, bacteria, or fungi), plants (known as weeds), mollusks (slugs and snails), fish, birds, and a variety of mammals (from mice to deer) compete for our crops and livestock. As the battle between humans
and pests continues over time, so will innovative methods of control.

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

  • Discuss the importance of pest identification in pest control.
  • Describe how pest population levels trigger control procedures.
  • Give several reasons why pesticide applications may fail.

 

Pest Management

Lesson 1

Pest Control Over the Years
Pest Categories

Pest Identification
Controls

Lesson 2

How Pesticides Work
Integrated Pest Management (IPM)
Effectiveness of Pest Management Programs

Final Assessment 


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.

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