Certification Spotlight

PLANET President
Champions Certification

“Getting certified should be at the top of your career checklist. Testing your skills against industry standards and best practices shows your commitment to excellence. You’ll impress employers, customers and colleagues alike, while raising the bar of industry professionalism. I challenge you to greatness and invite you to join me as a fellow certified professional. Take time now to register, study, and earn the prestigious Landscape Industry Certified designation. You’ll be proud of your achievement and your company will reap the rewards.”

-- PLANET President Jim McCutcheon, Landscape Industry Certified Manager, HighGrove Partners, LLC, Austell, Ga.

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Landscape Industry Certified Manager (formerly CLP)designed for landscape contractor business owners or managers.

Landscape Industry Certified Technician – Exterior (formerly CLT-E)designed for exterior technicians in softscape installation, hardscape installation, turf maintenance, ornamental maintenance or irrigation.

Landscape Industry Certified Interior Technician (formerly CLT-I)designed for interiorscape technicians.

Landscape Industry Certified Horticultural Technician (formerly COLP)designed for green industry professionals looking to expand or reinforce their knowledge of landscape plant life.

Landscape Industry Certified Lawn Care Manager (formerly CTP)designed for lawn care professionals wanting a well-rounded foundation in warm- and cool-season turfgrass establishment, growth, maintenance, troubleshooting, and customer relations. Administered by the University of Georgia.

Landscape Industry Certified Lawn Care Technician (formerly CTP-CSL)designed for lawn care professionals focusing on lawn and grounds management in the northern United States (cool season lawns).

Landscape Industry Certified Lawn Care Technician-Nationaldesigned for lawn care practitioners looking to underscore their professionalism and commitment to best practice.

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