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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 9-10, 2017)
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 4 and 11, 2017)
Gain an understanding of the practical aspects of soil science, along with strategies for proper plant selection.
Growing Ornamental Plants Class Growing Ornamental Plants (December 18, 2017)
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 19, 2017)
Get a full day of turf topics and best practices. You’ll learn about turf pests, soils and fertilization, and turfgrass varieties.
Water Management and Drainage Training Course Water Management and Drainage (December 20, 2017)
This course focuses on the drainage problems and repairs of highest value to you, your customers and their plants.
Pest Management of Landscape Plants Pest Management of Ornamental Landscape Plants (January 3, 2018)
This course covers identification and control of diseases, along with weed and insect problems in landscape plants.
Integrated Pest Management Integrated Pest Management (January 9-11, 2018)*
Learn about the philosophy of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) and discover practical strategies for implementing IPM.

*Only Day One of IPM is required for this certificate.
Pest Management of Landscape Turf Pest Management of Landscape Turf (January 26, 2018)
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 19, 2018)
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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