Integrated Pest Management Essentials certificate
Integrated pest management plays a key role in today's agriculture. This certificate is comprised of 15 credits (5 three-credit courses) and is designed
to help producers and agri-service personnel to identify and assess pests in the
field and prepare students for entry-level pest scout positions.
1. B.C. secondary school graduation or equivalent, or minimum 19 years of age
before first day of class.
2. Applicants must satisfy the English language proficiency requirement. For details on how this requirement may be met, see English language proficiency requirement in the Admissions section of the calendar.
Admission to the Agriculture Technology department. Some courses have
prerequisites. Prospective students are encouraged to meet with the Agriculture
Technology department before applying to the program.
How to apply
Submit your application fee, along with your UFV application for admission
form, to the Office of the Registrar (OReg). You can apply online or download an application form at ufv.ca/admissions/admissions/apply. Application forms are also available from any OReg or Student Services office.
Document required for a complete application:
• Proof of B.C. secondary school graduation or equivalent.
When to apply
are accepted on a continuous basis throughout the year. Qualified applicants are
considered for the next intake in which there is space. See
Continuous application process
for more information.
Canada Education Park (CEP) campus. Some courses may be available online.
Fees and additional costs
Fees and Other Costs section.
||Pest Biology and
Soils and Soil Fertility
in Pest Management
||One approved UFV
Agriculture course, chosen from a Production certificate or Agriculture
Technology diploma program
Continuance and probation
Some courses have prerequisites. Prospective students are advised to meet with the Agriculture
Technology department before commencing the program.
Students must complete at least 50% of credits required in the certificate at UFV.
A minimum GPA of 2.0 in all courses is required in the program.
For complete details on courses see the
course descriptions section.
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