Teach Horticulture

Resources for Horticulture Teachers

This is your home for the tools you need to bring education, certification and a pathway to success for your students in Florida's nursery and landscape industry. Whether you need direction on preparing for FFA Career Development Events or finding connections to career opportunities for you students, FNGLA will be your resource.

Testing Your Students for FCHP


FNGLA's Certified Horticulture Professional (FCHP) program is fully integrated into the curriculum frameworks for Horticulture Science & Services and Landscape Operations, specifically Agriscience Foundations 1, Introductory Horticulture 2 and Horticulture Science 3. Setting up FCHP testing for your students is an easy process. Below are links to the forms necessary to establish your school as an FCHP test site as well as information on the process for FCHP testing for your students. Contact Merry Mott with any questions at mmott@fngla.org or 407-295-7994.

>> Test Site Application Form
>>FCHP Proctor Agreement Form
>>Testing Procedures for Proctors

Industry Scholarships


Students interested in advancing their horticultural education have a variety of scholarships offered to them. Money is available whether you are enrolling in a university, a college, a technical college, or even seeking industry certification through FNGLA. Here is a list of industry scholarships with deadline and application information. Contact Linda Reindl with any questions at lreindl@fngla.org or 407-295-7994.

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FFA Career Development Events 

2020 FFA Career Development Events for Floriculture and Nursery & Landscape take place Thursday, March 12, 2020 at the FFA Leadership Training Center in Haines City, FL. 

Keep watching this spot as more information becomes available, or contact Merry Mott at FNGLA for specifics.

Below is information on the 2019 Career Development Events: