Classroom Training: Course 1

Application of biological insecticide:
Entomopathogenic nematodes

The Programme

Offering advice on integrated bio pest control techniques

 This practical demonstration, laboratory and field-based course will provide you with an understanding of: 

  • Overview of entomopathogenic nematodes as biopesticides 
  • Isolation and identification of entomopathogenic  nematodes 
  • Mass production of entomopathogenic nematodes 
  • Behaviour, population ecology, competition, survival and compatibility
  • Quality assessment 
  • Identification of target insect pest species 
  • Product label and interpretation including handling, storage, and transportation 
  • Application of entomopathogenic nematodes against major crops and pests in the agriculture, horticulture, turf and amenity sectors 
  • Integration of entomopathogenic nematodes with other crop protection techniques. 

 Cost per delegate: £495. 

Call +44 (0)1792 606916 or email: for more information.

Entomopathogenic nematodes

For Professional Growers, Greenkeepers and Foresters 

Develop – a complete understanding of entomopathogenic nematodes. 

Apply – entomopathogenic nematodes through a practical integrated pest management system within your own environment.


To be confirmed.

Tel. + 44 (0) 1792 606916 

BASIS points: 12 

NRoSO points: 4 

BASIS points: 12 

NRoSO points: 4