Retail Training & Workshops
For Retail Nursery & Garden Center Employees
- Register now for the "IPM Workshop for Retail Nurseries and Garden Centers"
January 21, 2014 — Oakland, CA
Are you up to speed on home and garden pests, pesticides, and resources to consult when customers’ pest questions arise? Join us for a hands-on workshop, co-sponsored by UC IPM and CANGC, designed especially for retail nursery and garden center employees, managers, owners, and affiliates.
Visit the workshop web site for more information and to register.
Download the Retail Training flyer
- Introduction to Pesticides
Training course for retail and garden center employees and others who advise residents about home and garden pesticides.
- Moving Beyond 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.
- Download a flyer about these courses
For Maintenance Gardeners
- Maintenance Gardener Pesticide Applicator Exam Preparation Course
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