The Institute of Agriculture

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Better Process Control School

The Better Process Control School (BPCS) certifies supervisors of thermal processing systems and container closure evaluations for acidified and low-acid canned foods.

Better Process Control School Online Course

Domestic Kitchen Workshop

The Domestic Kitchen workshop provides an introduction to food microbiology, Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), cleaning and sanitation, Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP), food labeling, and allergen control for food manufacturers wishing to prepare non-potentially hazardous foods in their home kitchen.

Domestic Kitchen Online Course

Hardwood Log Defects

The Hardwood Log Defects course examines the subject of log defects, specifically hardwood log defects.

Hardwood Log Defects Online Course

Pesticide Safety Education Program

Pesticide Safety and Education Program (PSEP) in Tennessee is a statewide educational program with an overall goal to protect the environment and the public health from improper use of pesticides by providing applicator and public education. The primary target audience includes certified and non-certified pesticide applicators of all kinds, farmworkers, and the general public.

Online Courses:
2019 Dicamba Stewardship Training
Private Applicator Initial Certification
Private Applicator Recertification Currently only available for commercial applicators at this time, however it will be available for private applicators from January 1 – June 30, 2020.
Pesticide Spray Drift and the New Fumigation Rules (Commercial Applicators)
Introduction to Entomology (Commercial Applicators)
Understanding Pesticide Exposure and Herbicide Stewardship (Commercial Applicators)

Tennessee Master Nursery Producer Program

The Tennessee Master Nursery Program consists of two different online programs. You can learn more about them at this link:

Tennessee Master Nursery Producer Program Website

Which Program to Take:

If you’ve never taken the Tennessee Master Nursery Producer (TMNP) program before (or have only taken the live class in 2012): Enroll in the TMNP program

If you’ve graduated from the online TMNP program and need a current certificate for TAEP eligibility: Enroll in the Advanced TMNP (ATMNP) program

Always take the online TMNP before taking the ATMNP. The ATMNP curriculum builds on concepts taught in the TMNP.

Tennessee Master Nursery Producer Program (TMNP)

The Tennessee Master Nursery Program (TMNP) is the first of two professional development programs designed to provide Tennessee nursery producers with the best information possible in order to enhance their profitability and long-term environmental, economic, and community sustainability. This comprehensive curriculum provides a foundation in production, economics and marketing, and pest management for nursery production.

Tennessee Master Nursery Producer Program Online Course

Advanced Tennessee Master Nursery Producer Program (ATMNP)

The Advanced Tennessee Master Nursery Producer (TMNP) program is the second of two professional development programs for nursery crop producers. Growers can expect more specific and advanced content and must take the ATMNP only after successfully completing the TMNP.

Advanced Tennessee Master Nursery Producer Program Online Course

UTIA Volunteers

4-H Camp Volunteer Leader Training Program
The 4-H Camp Volunteer Leader Training Program is designed to prepare both teens and adults for their participation as 4-H Camp volunteers.

Child Protection Training for UTIA Volunteers.

Training for Level 3 Volunteers