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This one day course will be an introduction to entomology, integrated pest management and pesticides, this class is ideally suited for apprentices, technicians, certified applicators, registered sanitarians. This course will cover an in-depth look at some of the more common insects that are found in kitchens, pantries, and homes. Hands-on activities include use of various sprayers and dusters, bait applications and situational problem solving. In addition, we will use microscopes to look at different life stages and species of stored product pests, flies, cockroaches, bed bugs and more. There will be special combined session on insecticide classes – the session will part lecture and part hands on understanding on how to read a label and SDS documents to know what type of product you are using.
All class participants will receive a voucher code to one of the A&M online courses (Fleas & Ticks, Bed Bugs, Ants, Bats, or Residential IPM) to allow them to learn another topic in-depth at their own pace.
Classes at IPM House are a combination of hands-on demonstrations and classroom instruction. Participants should dress to be outside for a portion of the day, this means closed toe shoes and insect repellant.
Lunch and light snacks will be provided.
If a cancellation becomes necessary, please send notification to email@example.com. Cancellations received no later than June 27, 2021 will be issued a refund minus a $10 administrative fee. A one time only transfer can be made in lieu of a refund if the request is made no later than July 29, 2021 or in the case of a medical emergency.