$50 – $500

Introduction to Organic Land Care- Certificate Course

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Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Monmouth County

4000 Kozloski Rd.

Freehold, NJ 07728

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The Rutgers Cooperative Extension Introduction to Organic Land Care course is a 4 day class for landscapers and land care providers.

The dates are February 5, 6, 12, and 13, 2018 (snow date: February 15).

Over 20 university and industry experts teach the course and share their experience of how to successfully transition a landscape to organic management and add organic services to a business.

The course focuses on organic practices for promoting healthy soil, enhancing biodiversity, and reducing polluted runoff from managed landscapes.

The course is designed for professional landscapers, property managers, public works employees, groundskeepers, landscape architects and Rutgers Master Gardeners.

The certificate program requirements include:

  • Attendance at the 4 day course

  • Passing an optional exam based on course content

Participants that pass the exam will receive a certificate of completion and be listed on the Find a Landscaper section of the organic land care program website: www.njaes.rutgers.edu/organiclandcare

This course offers:

  • Pesticide re-certification: New Jersey: Core- 4 units; 3A- 12 units; 3B- 4 units; 13- 4 units; New York: Call for details; Pennsylvania: Call for details

  • Fertilizer applicator NJ re-certification– credits pending

  • The NJDEP Natural Turf and Landscape Management Certificate.

  • NOFA AOLCP: credits pending

  • Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System (LA CES): 10 hours

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Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Monmouth County

4000 Kozloski Rd.

Freehold, NJ 07728

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