Seattle Public Utilities

Training & Certification for Landscape Professionals

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Sustainable Landscaping

Videos & webinars:

Sustainable landscaping is a growing market. Training puts you in the lead. Check this page regularly for upcoming professional trainings, or view Past Workshop Presentations. For training materials in other languages see Translations.

Register now for these upcoming trainings!

ecoPRO Certified Sustainable Landscape Professional Training & Exam, Oct. 24-26. The training, study materials, and exam are based on 200+ sustainable best practices. Individuals must meet eligibility requirements to sit for the exam. Because of the USDA support, registration fees for this training are waived, but there is a fee for the exam.

Wed.-Fri., October 24-26, 8:30am-5:00pm
WSU Puyallup Research & Extension Center
Learn more about ecoPRO and register for training.

IPM and Pesticide License Recertification Seminar, Oct. 30-31. Offered by the City of Seattle and open to all landscape professionals. Attend one or both days for cutting-edge sessions on Integrated Pest Management, while getting recertification credits and other CEU’s.

Tues.-Wed. October 30-31, 7:30am-3:30pm, South Seattle College
See the agenda and register here.

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Landscape professionals can learn more and be recognized through:

Community college horticulture, landscape, and urban agriculture professional training:

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