Training & Certification for Landscape Professionals

Sustainable landscaping is a growing market. Green Gardening 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.

Upcoming training opportunities

City of Seattle 2020/2021 IPM Continuing Education and Recertification Webinar Series: To accommodate the changes brought about this year by COVID-19, the 2020 Seminar is now planned as a series of 4 webinars. To offer participants the same number of credits as our traditional 2-day event, we will offer 2 webinars in Fall 2020 and 2 webinars in Winter 2021. 

Part Four
Growing On: Managing Healthy Urban Landscapes 
March 3, 8:00 - 11:30 a.m.

  • Safety and Pesticides: The Basics
  • Pesticide Laws and Environmental Justice
  • Pacific Northwest Turf Insect Pests
  • Making IPM More Effective Through Equity

Cost: Free
If you are interested in attending, please email Jason.Aguirre@seattle.gov.

Credits: 3 WSDA credits; 2 ISA credits; Eco-PRO and CPH credits to be determined

Training and certification resources:

Landscape professionals can learn more and be recognized through:

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

Professional organizations offering training: