Integrated Pest Management · Agriculture and Natural Resources
University of California
Retail Training and Workshops
Retail Nursery and Garden Center IPM Workshop
We are planning our next IPM workshops for retail nursery and garden center employees, managers, owners, and affiliates. These exciting, hands-on, train-the-trainer workshops will focus on solving vegetable problems including insect pests, diseases and disorders, and vertebrate pests.
Participants will receive materials and resources to help better serve their customers. Cost of registration will be $40 and include breakfast, lunch, and a set of Vegetable Pest Identification for Gardens and Small Farm card sets.
For Retail Nursery & Garden Center Employees
Training course for retail and garden center employees and others who advise residents about home and garden pesticides.
Environmentally safe tools for use in an IPM program. Training course for retail and garden center employees and others who advise consumers about the best tools and products for solving pest problems. Includes a basic overview of Integrated Pest Management and diagnosing pest problems.
For Maintenance Gardeners
This course will help prepare you to take the California Department of Pesticide Regulation certified applicator (QAC) exam for maintenance gardeners in category Q. It also contains information about pesticides and pest management, useful for retail nursery and garden center employees.
For QALs, QACs and PCAs, and others
- See the continuing education courses on our website.