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Sustainable Landscape Design

Course Code: AL0222CA18

Sustainable Landscape Design

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Date & Time

February 26, 2018
9:00am - 3:30pm (Check-in time: 8:30am)

Description

"Green consumers" are becoming more common. They're buying organic foods, natural cleaning products, and hybrid cars. They're also buying sustainable landscapes. Take your plant skills to a higher level and offer a service customers are demanding. Gain specific expertise on effective sustainable practices including:

  • Re-vegetation/restoration;
  • Rain gardens;
  • Soils and composting;
  • Sustainable maintenance;
  • Native plants; and
  • Going organic

Find out what your colleagues had to say about this class.

Interested in earning a Landscape Certificate?
This is a a required course for the Rutgers Landscape Management II Certificate program.

Credits

NOTE: Individuals who wish to receive pesticide recertification credits at any of our courses will need to know their applicator license number. Please bring your pesticide license with you to class.

Pesticide Credits

NJ/CT:

Pending

CPWM Credits
3 Technical, 3 Management

NJ Licensed Professional Engineers
5.5 credits

Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System (LA CES) Credits
Pending

NJ Board of Architects Credits
Pending

Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD) Credits:
5.5 CEUs

Rutgers CEUs
0.5
5

For the latest credit information, please call (848) 932-7483.

Fees
Early Registration Fee $195.00 Register on or before February 12, 2018 and save!
Registration Fee $210.00 After February 12, 2018
Cancellation Fee $35.00  

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.

Meals

Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided to you at no additional cost.

NOTE: If you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies, please alert us at least one (1) week in advance of the course start date so that we can make reasonable accommodations. We cannot guarantee accommodations for special requests made after that time.

Location

GPS systems may not recognize campus addresses. Even if they take you to the correct building, they will not take you to the assigned parking lot. Therefore, we strongly recommend that you use the directions we provide.

Extension Conference Center
18 Ag Extension Way, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Parking TBD

Note: Pre-registration is required. We're sorry, but we cannot guarantee a seat, materials or meals for walk-in registrants. Location is subject to change; registrants will be notified in the event of a change.

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Program Questions? Contact Us!

Program Coordinator: Joe Canzano, 848-932-7317
Administrative Assistant: Karen Tizzano, 848-932-7483

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Attention U.S. Veterans

All of the courses offered by the Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education are approved by the New Jersey State Approving Agency for Veterans Training for tuition reimbursement through the GI Bill. For more information about the GI Bill, click here.

Comments from Past Participants
What did you find to be the most useful aspect of the program?
"All the new views and info. Juice for the mind." - Anonymous

"The topics of discussion that are large (like sustainability) were made tangible" – Landscape Contractor

"Stimulating conversations. Handouts. Identifying plants for certain sites." - Anonymous