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Landscape Management Certificate

  • Are you launching a career in the landscaping industry?
  • Are you a seasoned pro who needs to upgrade your skills?
  • Are you looking for an edge against your competitors?

The Rutgers Landscape Management Certificate is the solution for you!

Landscape Management Certificate Sample

  • This certificate program consists of 9 classes.
  • Impress potential clients with a documented commitment to excellence.
  • Learn the core skills you need through hands-on training.
  • Do it all in one winter - or take a few courses each season until you've completed the requirements!
  • Total cost: $2055 (*Price is based upon early registration fee for each class.)
  • Questions about the Landscape Management Certificate? Contact Us

Landscape Management Certificate Program Courses:

You get 9 classes / 13 days of training!

Introduction to Plant Identification Introduction to Plant Identification (November 2017 - Tentative)
Learn plant classification and biology basics to better understand how plants and trees are grouped and identified.
Soil & Plant Relationships Soil and Plant Relationships (December 2017 - Tentative)
Gain an understanding of the practical aspects of soil science, along with strategies for proper plant selection.
Water Management and Drainage Training Course Water Management and Drainage (December 2017 - Tentative)
This course focuses on the drainage problems and repairs of highest value to you, your customers and their plants.
Growing Ornamental Plants Class Growing Ornamental Plants (December 2017 - Tentative)
This course focuses on horticultural techniques for the care of ornamental plants in the landscape.
Basics of Turfgrass Management Course Basics of Turfgrass Management (December 2017 - Tentative)
Get a full day of turf topics and best practices. You’ll learn about turf pests, soils and fertilization, and turfgrass varieties.
Integrated Pest Management Integrated Pest Management (January 2018 - Tentative)*
Learn about the philosophy of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) and discover practical strategies for implementing IPM.

*Only one-day version of IPM is required for this certificate.
Pest Management of Landscape Plants Pest Management of Ornamental Landscape Plants (January 2018 - Tentative)
This course covers identification and control of diseases, along with weed and insect problems in landscape plants.
Pest Management of Landscape Turf Pest Management of Landscape Turf (January 2018 - Tentative)
Learn valuable clues to effectively diagnose and treat insect, disease, and weed problems in turf.
Intro to Pruning Techniques Class Introduction to Pruning Techniques (March 2018 - Tentative)
Learn how to properly prune your landscape plants while preserving their natural vigor and beauty.

If you want to acquire advanced skills in design and construction for higher-end clients, consider enrolling in our Landscape Management II Certificate.

Questions about the Landscape Management Certificate?

If you are a One Stop customer, please contact Casey Sky Noon: 848-932-7250 or noon@njaes.rutgers.edu.

For all other inquiries, please contact Program Coordinator Joe Canzano: 848-932-7317 or jdc110@njaes.rutgers.edu.

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