Agriculture Food Safety Certificate of Achievement

This certificate prepares students for entry-level employment in a variety of office and field agriculture related fields in which food safety is of primary importance. Students completing this certificate will acquire skills in Biology, Entomology, Soils, and knowledge of Pesticide and Food safety Laws and Regulations.

Required CoursesUnits
AGPS 001Soils & Plant Nutrition4
AGPS 002Entomology - General & Applied4
AGPS 005Plant Science3
AGPS 005LPlant Science Lab1
AGPS 032Pesticide Laws & Regulations2
BI 004Elements of Biology4
CART 001Sanitation & Safety3
Electives
Select 6 units from the following:6
Horticulture
Ornamental Plant Identification
Landscape Management
Turfgrass & Landscape Pest Management
Landscape Equipment
Landscape Irrigation Systems
Landscape Irrigation Systems Lab
Leadership
Careers
Introductory General Chemistry
Introduction to Microsoft Word
PowerPoint
Computer Survival Skills
Business Research
Computer Literacy
Excel
GPS and Map Use
Introduction to GIS
Environmental Horticulture Turfgrass Work Experience (Maximum of 4 units may be used for work experience)
Accounting Work Experience
Computer Information Systems Work Experience
CERTIFICATE TOTAL27