PDA Course Approval Code: 0013V8
After purchasing this course, a link will automatically be sent to your email and you can start immediately. This course is designed to allow Applicators who are already certified to earn 6 Recertification Credits in categories (5) FOREST PEST CONTROL, (6) ORNAMENTAL & SHADE TREES, (18) DEMONSTRATION & RESEARCH, (23) PARKS AND SCHOOLS PEST CONTROL, and PRIVATE CATEGORY (PC). This course has been approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture.
This course covers the following materials: Bark Beetles, Terminal, Root, and Shoot-Infesting Pests, Cone and Seed Feeders, Defoliators, Sucking Insects, Vertebrate Pests, Stress Factors and Declines, Root and Butt Rots, Wood Decay, Cankers, Foliage Diseases, Vascular Wilts, Weeds in Forest Pest Control, and IPM in Silviculture.
NOTE: In Pennsylvania, you cannot take the same Distance Learning Course twice. Please make sure you have not taken this course from PESTED in the past. Call us if you need clarification. All that is required is an internet connection and email address. True/False quizzes are given at the end of each section to enhance the student’s learning. This course is narrated and self-paced, with high quality images of insect and animal species as well as equipment.