Landscape Industry Certified Interior Technician

Why Certify?

Certification allows you to possess comprehensive knowledge of the industry, including interior landscaping and interior scaping which involves the design, installation, and care of plants in indoor settings.

About the Exam

The Interior Technician exam is a two (2) part exam; both sections must be passed with a 70% or above to earn this designation.

The exam covers the following topics:


Section Name # of Questions       Time Allowed 
     
Full Exam 260 240 minutes
 
 
Exam 1: Plant Identification, Watering, Top watering 
and Sub-Irrigation systems, Pruning and Grooming, 
Plant Diseases
108 120 minutes
     
Exam 2: Pesticide Labels and MSDS, Pesticide Safety, 
Pesticide Alternatives and Beneficial’s, Pesticide 
Federal Laws, Pesticide Application, Equipment, 
Insects, Fertilizers, Nutrient Problems, Plant Problems, 
Customer Relations
152 120 minutes

Study Materials

The Landscape Industry Certified Interior Technician is a self-study program. NALP recommends the following study materials for the Landscape Industry Certified Interior Technician exam:

Exam Fees

NALP Member

Full Exam: $150 | Per Section: $75 | Retakes: $50 per section
Additional fees required for ProctorU; see exam registration

Non-Member

Full Exam: $250 | Per Section: $125 | Retakes: $75 per section
Additional fees required for ProctorU; see exam registration


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