The ABC's of School and Childcare Pest Management



The ABCs of School and Childcare Pest Management

NY State Integrated Pest Management Program- Upcoming Trainings and Webinars

One of the key tenants of IPM is knowing your pests, or potential pests, and risks. Learning opportunities become a valuable tool in helping to prepare for and prevent pest issues from arising. Happily, we live in a time when School IPM training events are easily accessible.

The EPA Center of Expertise for School IPM hosts national experts from across the country. Upcoming webinars include those listed below. Click on this link to learn more.


May 9, 2017 — Managing Bed Bugs in Schools, Childcare Centers and Boarding Schools

May 23, 2017 — Managing Yellow Jackets and Other Wasps on School Grounds

Previous events covered a variety of topics including IPM 101, IPM resources, bed bugs, head lice, turf grass, cockroaches, ants, ticks, mosquitoes, stinging insects, rodents, and birds. Webinar PDFs are available for all presentations and the recorded webinar is available for many. For more events, visit the New York State Integrated Pest Management Program Facebook events page.