NAME VCEHP 102: IPM Basics for Environmental Health Professionals
COURSE STARTS Open Enrollment
COURSE ENDS 7 weeks to complete from date of registration
CONTACT HOURS 1
COURSE DESCRIPTION A prime objective for Environmental Public Health Professionals is to significantly increase the demand for verifiable IPM for environmental health standards. Our objective is to assist state and local health departments in the implementation of the Integrated Pest Management (IPM) approach to protect humans from vectors and pests, while not exposing them or our natural environment to other risks. After completing this course, you will be able to: define Integrated Pest Management (IPM), demonstrate IPM advantages, recognize your role in IPM education, defend IPM when budgets and time present obstacles and illustrate implementation of the IPM approach.