E-Learning Modules

The e-Learning modules are based on the educators scripted presentation, but are designed to deliver the information to small farm producers, homeowners, and the general public in a fun and easily accessible way.

When you click on the link below, you will be redirected to a login page. In order to take the e-Learning modules, you will need to login to the Plant Biosecurity University website on the UF-IFAS Canvas catalog. If it is your first time on the site, you will need to create (free) Canvas account.

When you have logged in, search or scroll down the page until you find the topic you want, then click on a title to enroll in the course. You will need the Adobe Flash plug-in to view the modules.

At the end of each e-Learning module, you can take the accompanying quiz. A certificate of completion will be made available to you for download if you score a 70% or better on all of the quizzes within the course.

The following oak pest e-Learning modules are available. Scroll down for more topics.

Asian Gypsy Moth, Lymantria dispar asiatica

City Longhorned Beetle,
Aeolesthes sarta

Egyptian Cotton Worm,
Spodoptera littoralis

European Oak Bark Beetle,Scolytus intricatus

False Codling Moth, Thaumatotibia leucotreta

Green Oak Tortrix,
Tortrix viridana

Japanese Oak Wilt, Raffaelea quercivora

Mountain Oak
Longhorned Beetle,
Massicus raddei

Oak Ambrosia Beetle,
Platypus quercivorus

Oak Decline,
Phytophthora quercina

Oak Processionary Moth, Thaumetopea processionea

Oak Splendour Beetle,
Agrilus biguttatus

Rosy Moth,
Lymantria mathura

Summer Fruit Tortrix Moth,
Adoxophyes orana

Tremex woodwasp,Tremex fuscicornis

Twolined Chestnut Borer Agrilus bilineatus

Variegated Golden
Archips xylosteanus

The following e-learning modules are also available:

Overview: Invasive Species that Affect Plants

Laurel Wilt and the Redbay Ambrosia Beetle, Xyleborus glabratus

Citrus Greening Disease and the Asian Citrus Psyllid, Diaphorina citri

Plant Biosecurity

Spotted Wing Drosophila, Drosophila suzukii

Giant African
Snail, Achatina fulica


Exotic Pests
of Ornamental Plants

Stem Rust,

Potato Psyllid and Its Associated Pathogens

Common and Invasive Pests of Stonefruits - Peaches and Nectarines - Arthropod Section

Common and Invasive Pests of Stonefruits - Peaches and Nectarines -
Disease Section

Common and Invasive Pests of Stonefruits - Peaches and Nectarines - Bacterial, Viral Diseases and Nematodes Section



Kudzu Bug

Bagrada Bug