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Action Chapter - FNGLA Certification Training

February 20, 2018 | 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Location

6021 S. Conway Rd.
Orlando, FL 32812

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Central Florida’s nursery and landscape industry has the opportunity for hands-on, practical training by local specialists.

About this Event

Central Florida’s nursery and landscape industry has the opportunity for hands-on, practical training by local specialists including Leu Gardens' Robert Bowden, FNGLA Past President Billy Butterfield and the University of Florida’s Kelly Greer and Celeste White.

Every Tuesday and Thursday for 4 weeks (8 classes) starting February 20th, participants will receive specialized training to prepare for certification through FNGLA as a horticulture professional or landscape technician. Landscape technician exams will be given on Saturday, March 17th at SeaWorld Horticulture (fee applies) immediately following the class.

 

Topics covered include: 

  • Plant Identification 
  • Horticulture Practices 
  • Nursery & Landscape Safety 
  • Vehicle & Equipment Operation 
  • Grading & Drainage 
  • Plan Layout 
  • Tree Planting & Staking 
  • Palm Banding & Propping 
  • Pruning 
  • Pest Management 
  • Fertilization 
  • Turf Management 
  • Irrigation 
  • Landscape Evaluation

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