Landscape Industry Certified Manager

Interior & Exterior

Why Certify?

Certification allows you to possess comprehensive knowledge of the industry, including the technical aspects of exterior or interior landscaping from a management perspective. With certification, you’ll obtain a good understanding of customers, finance, operations, marketing, people management and strategy.

About the Exam

The Manager exam contains seven (7) sections; each of the seven (7) sections must be passed with a 70% or above score:


Section Name # of Questions     Time Allowed 

   
Full Exam 334 Interior
300 Exterior
240 minutes
     
Corporate Financial Management 84 90 minutes
     
Exterior Production, Operation & Horticulture
26 30 minutes
     
Interior Production, Operation & Horticulture
60 45 minutes
     
Human Resources
58 45 minutes
     
Leadership and Corporate Citizenship
45 45 minutes
     
Marketing and Sales Management
55 30 minutes
     
Risk, Law and Contracts
20 15 minutes
     
Strategic Planning
31 30 minutes
     

Study Materials

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

Exterior Manager

Interior Manager

Exam Fees

NALP Members

Full Exam: $300 | Per Section: $75 | Retakes: $50 per section
Additional fees required for ProctorU; see exam registration

Non-Members

Full Exam: $400 | Per Section: $100 | Retakes: $75 per section
Additional fees required for ProctorU; see exam registration

 

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