Are you an on-the-ground invasive species manager or other invasive species specialist? Do you need additional training to be more effective at your job?
The North American Invasive Species Management Association (NAISMA) is offering a unique college-level online professional development program to train Invasive Species Field Specialists. The program provides a comprehensive introduction to all aspects of Invasive Species Management – including strategies and methods for Prevention, Early Detection and Rapid Response, and Control.Courses will provide the most current invasive species identification, control, and management techniques and comply with local and federal regulations.
Courses will be offered again in summer or fall semesters.
Upon completion of the six courses, students will receive a Certificate of Invasive Species Management from NAISMA
Courses will start on Monday, February 6, 2017 and end on Friday, May 26, 2017. Don’t delay…..sign up today!
IVS 110 – Introduction to Invasive Species (3 Credit Hours) ($300)
IVS 210 – Overview of IVS Management Strategies (3 Credit Hours) ($300)
IVS 211 – Overview of Federal, State, and Local IVS Management Programs (3 Credit Hours) ($300)
IVS 220 – Invasive Plant Survey Methods (4 Credit Hours) (With Field Lab Component) ($400)
IVS 221 – Invasive Plant Control Methods (3 Credit Hours) ($300)
IVS 260 – State Pesticide Exam Preparation (1 Credit Hour) ($100)
View more detailed curriculum descriptions here.
Secure payment options include credit card, check, PO and invoice.