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EPP Essentials - IPM

Time limit: 120 days


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Intended Audience

This course is intended for OSU Extension staff.  Any others who enroll will be unenrolled.

Time Requirements

  • Two hours total
  • The course is divided into 3 modules which can be completed at your own pace.
  • Each module should take approximately 40 minutes to complete.

Learning Objectives

After completing this course, you will be able to

  • Explain the essentials of Integrated Pest Management  (IPM) and apply IPM tools to specific pest problems
  • Identify arthropod pests, plant diseases, and weeds and describe why it is important to properly identify them

Teaching Method

This is an asynchronous, self-paced, course.  You will watch videos, engage in learning activities and take quizzes.  


  • Introduction to IPM
  • What is a pest?
  • Economics of IPM

Completing the Course

  • To complete the course, you must access all pages and earn 100% on the Post-test.
  • Once you have completed the course, you can print a certificate of completion. 



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