Agenda

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Please log into the webinar 15 – 30 minutes before start time.

Thursday, October 21, 2021
11:00 am – 1:00 pm CDT

 

Presented by
Thomas A. Green, Ph.D., CCA

Agenda:
Pests are more than just a nuisance! Don’t put up with pests at work or home
Pest prevention pays for itself and improves food safety, fire safety and energy conservation
Common pest issues and long-term solutions
Key elements for sustaining your pest-free environment
Valuable resources to support your pest-free program

 

 Webinar Instructions

Each webinar session earns continuing education credit and can be registered for individually. All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.

Certificates of completion will be provided for each webinar attended and will be sent via email in PDF form about five business days after the conclusion of the series.

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Credits

Professional Engineers:
2.0 PDHs

Architects:
2.0 HSW CE Hours

AIA:    (AIA credits only available for attending live Webinar or Seminar)
2.0 LU|HSW

 

Continuing Education Credit Information
See each course listing for the type and amount of each continuing education credit
available. Individual courses for engineers and architects are not subject to pre-approval. HalfMoon Education does not apply for landscape courses in FL, NC, and NJ
or land surveyor courses in NJ or TN, unless expressly stated.

HalfMoon Education Certifying Entities
American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (No. J885)
International Code Council (No. 1232)
Landscape Architect Continuing Education System
American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP)
Boards of Engineering: Florida (No. 0004647), Indiana (License No. CE21700059),
Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), and North Carolina (No. S-0130).

Course-by-Course Providers:
Association of State Floodplain Managers
International Society of Arboriculture
Society of American Foresters

HalfMoon Education is deemed a New York-approved continuing education provider
for engineers, architects, and landscape architects via its registration with the
American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (Regulations of the
Commissioner §68.14(i)(2), §69.6(i)(2), and §79-1.5(i)(2)).

Completion certificates will be awarded to participants who complete this event,
respond to prompts, and earn a passing score (80%) on the quiz that follows the
presentation (multiple attempts allowed). Only AIA HSW-approved courses qualify
for New York engineering credit.

Speakers

Thomas A. Green, Ph.D., CCA

President, IPM Institute of North America Inc.

Dr. Green has been a national leader in market-based sustainability and Integrated Pest Management (IPM) initiatives for more than thirty years. He co-founded and directs the Institute, and served as a director of the Entomological Foundation from 2009 to 2015, and as a vice-president and president from 2011-2014. He was awarded the Foundation’s Medal of Honor in 2015. He has been a member of the Entomological Society of America since 1983, and served on the Presidential Committee on Science Policy and the Presidential Committee on Awards. He served on the Wisconsin Pollinator Protection Plan stakeholder development committee and currently serves on the Minnesota Pollinator Health and Crop Production Task Force. Dr. Green is a Certified Crop Advisor and a USDA NRCS-certified Technical Service Provider. He holds a Ph.D. in entomology from the University of Massachusetts and has authored or co-authored more than 100 publications and presented at more than 250 professional and industry events.

AIA Info

AIA Provider Statement:

HalfMoon Education Inc. is a registered provider of AIA-approved continuing education under Provider Number J885. All registered AIA/CES Providers must comply with the AIA Standards for Continuing Education Programs. Any questions or concerns about this provider of learning program may be sent to AIA/CES (cesupport@aia.org or (800) AIA 3837, Option 3).

This learning program is registered with AIA/CES for continuing professional education. As such, it does not include content that may be deemed or construed to be an approval or endorsement by the AIA of any material of construction or any method or manner of handling, using, distributing, or dealing in any material or product.

AIA continuing education credit has been reviewed and approved by AIA/CES. Learners must complete the entire learning program to receive continuing education credit. AIA continuing education Learning Units earned upon completion of this course will be reported to AIA/CES for AIA members. Certificates of Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA members are available upon request.

Course Title: How to Use Less Toxic Insect Control in Interior Spaces

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: This course on sustainable, environmentally friendly interior pest control solutions will cover common pest issues in the built environment, long-term pest prevention and control techniques, impacts on fire safety and energy conservation, and tips for sustaining a pest-free interior environment.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to identify common pest issues in the built environment and determine the most effective, environmentally friendly long-term solutions.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to describe the impact that pests have on fire safety, energy conservation and food safety.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to identify and explain the key elements for sustaining a pest-free environment over the long term.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to discuss and reference technical resources to support a building’s pest control program.

LUs: 2.0                                                                                              LU Type: LU|HSWs.

Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of interior building systems and materials

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 07/30/2024

Complaint Resolution Policy:

Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to tcase@halfmoonseminars.org or by calling (715) 835-5900. A HalfMoon Education representative will respond within 72 hours to resolve the complaint, which will include, but not limited to, access to another CE activity at no or reduced cost or a full or partial refund. Each instance will be resolved on a case-by-case situation.