Urban Integrated Pest Management
University of California
Urban Integrated Pest Management

Structural / Industrial IPM

This page serves as a resource for structural pest control operators seeking information regarding IPM. Regular content updates will inform urban pest management professionals and other Structural Pest Control Board licensees of IPM-related educational programs, ongoing research and current events / topics.

Does your company manage pests for schools or licensed child care centers? Would you like to expand your customer base by serving these sensitive sites? Learn about California's Healthy Schools Act, IPM, and the business aspects of serving schools and child care centers while earning 2 continuing-education units towards license renewal (SPCB: 1 IPM, 1 R&R; CDPR: 1 Laws, 1 Other) by taking this online course offered by UC IPM.  FREE! 

More UC Resources for Professionals:

Bed bug management in multi-unit residential housing: assessing California's current practices and future needs (free pdf)

Pest Prevention by Design: guidelines developed by SF Environment and the International Code Council download pdf here

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Bed Bug Monitors Evaluation by Vernard Lewis: online report

Urban Entomology by Walter Ebeling: online textbook

The Green Bulletin: UC IPM Urban Pest Managers' Newsletter

Structural Pest Control Operator Calendar

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