This is a required class for those doing work in the lawn and landscape maintenance industry such as mowing, pruning, and landscape debris management.
1.Photo ID is required. Without photo ID you cannot attend the class and will have to pay to re-register.
2.Please arrive 15 minutes prior to class start. Class will start on time. If you are late you may be turned away and will have to pay to re-register.
To obtain certification you will need to pass a test. By passing the test, you will be awarded a certificate and a Pinellas County vehicle decal at the end of the class.
If you apply fertilizers then you need to take the GI-BMP class instead of this one. Visit www.pcehort.eventbrite.com for course listings.
This class is offered at no cost to, Pinellas County Employees, Pinellas County School Board Employees, and Pinellas County Master Gardener Volunteers. Identification must be provided on the day of class to attend this class for free.
If you have questions about this class or the Fertilizer & Landscape Maintenance Ordinance call Pinellas County Watershed Management at 727-464-4425, or visit the website at : http://www.pinellascounty.org/fertilizer.
Before continuing, we would like to make you aware of our reservation policies. Cancellations - If your class is canceled for any reason you will be notified no less than 24 hours prior to class start. We will make every effort to register you for the next class, or we will provide a full refund for cancellations made by Pinellas County. Refunds may take up to 30 days to process. Payment - We require full payment at time of reservation so be prepared with a credit card to complete this transaction. Refunds - Refunds will be made in the event of a class cancellation or if the registrant requests a refund 24 hours prior to the class time. Reservations - You must be 18 to make a reservation. If you are under 18 and want to attend a class you must register and attend with a parent or guardian.
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Natural Resources Division
Pinellas County is a watershed!
Every bit of land drains to water and everything we do on land has an impact on our water quality. Grass clippings, yard debris, and fertilizers are pollution in our waters.