The Soil and Water Sciences Department offers short courses and trainings as a part of educational extension programs to field practitioners, environmental consultants, managers, and regulators involved in addressing soil and water quality issues.

Upcoming Short Courses

None currently scheduled

Upcoming Trainings

None currently scheduled

Previous Short Courses

Biogeochemistry of Wetlands
Geospatial Technology Workshop Series
Geostatistical Analysis of Environmental Data
Hydric Soils (Specialized Training for Wetland Specialists)

Course information

  • October 25-27, 2011
  • October 4-6, 2011
  • April 26-28, 2011
  • April 5-7, 2011
Land Application of Residuals
  • May 7-10, 2012
Modern Methods for Detection of Water- and Soilborne Pathogens
Soil Microbiology: Applications and Analyses of Mycorrhizal Associations
Soils for Professionals (Previously called Basic Soils)

Previous Trainings

Soil Health and Sustainability

UF/IFAS In-Service Training – Soil Health and Sustainability
April 18, 2018 UF/IFAS Extension Straughn Professional Development Center, Gainesville
October 19, 2018, UF/IFAS Everglades Research and Education Center - 3200 E. Palm Beach Rd., Belle Glade, FL