Welcome to the CABI Academy

Supporting healthy plants through digital learning

CABI Academy brings together CABI's expertise in plant health and diseases to create a range of online interactive training courses.

The courses are designed to support teachers and trainers in agricultural education institutions and in the workplace. They provide interactive exercises and resources to help participants grow their knowledge, so they can provide the best possible advice to farmers.

Crop Pest Diagnosis Course

This course teaches the hands-on skills needed for field-based diagnosis of plant pests, focusing on a methodology for diagnosis.

Languages: English
Time:
15 hours
Modules: 5
What you will learn about: Users will gain skills to identify new and emerging crop threats, symptom identification and causes of biotic and abiotic plant health problems.

• Identify symptoms
• Considering nutrient deficiencies
• Diagnostic practice exercises
• Understanding causes
• Insects and mites

Who the course is for: teachers and trainers in agricultural education institutions and in the workplace.

Crop Pest Management Course

Users will gain knowledge of ways to manage pests and diseases in crops.

Languages: English
Time:
15 hours
Modules: 8
What you will learn about: This course helps users to apply Integrated Pest Management (IPM) principles for pest and disease management to real-world scenarios.

• Economic considerations
• Bacteria
• Oomycetes
• Fungi
• Insects & Mites
• Viruses

Who the course is for: teachers and trainers in agricultural education institutions and in the workplace.

To access the course modules, you will need to sign in to the CABI Academy or create an account. 

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How to get started with the CABI Academy

Create a CABI Academy account

• Login to your account

• If your country or organisation has a subscription with CABI, go directly to the Crop Pest Diagnosis course or Crop Pest Management course. You will be able to access all the modules.

• If your country or organisation does not have a subscription, you will need to purchase an annual Access Pass.

For help on how to use CABI Academy, contact academy@cabi.org