CERT - Occupational Certificate
Students preparing for an entry level position in crop production or continuing their education for pest control advisor requirements will find the necessary courses.
Industry has been asking for a hybrid/online program to help students interested in becoming a Pest Control Advisor. This certificate meets nearly all mandatory course requirements with the state.
Recommended Program Map / Program Requirements
The recommended plan below meets the requirements to complete this program. For official requirements, visit the AWC Catalog. If the recommended classes listed below don’t fit your schedule or interests, you can take alternate classes.
First Semester: Fall
|PLS 100||Plant Science/GE||4||Major Requirement|
|PLS 200||Introduction to Integrated Pest Management||4||Major Requirement|
|PLS 240||Plant Propagation||3||Major Requirement|
Second Semester: Spring
|PLS 110||Chemical Applications Using Integrated Pest Management||2||Major Requirement|
|PLS 220||Crop Water Use, Evapotranspiration, and Irrigation||3||Major Requirement|
|PLS 230||Basic Soil Fertility||3||Major Requirement|