As a busy landscaper, you need quality continuing education to stay ahead of the sustainable curve. Our programs are taught by experts in the fields of horticulture, arboriculture, turf management, and forestry. These classes are designed to help landscapers build the skills they need to offer more environmentally-friendly services while taking care of their bottom line.

For more details about our programs, or to receive personalized class recommendations from our helpful staff, please feel free to contact us at edu@phipps.conservatory.org.

Professional Education

2020 Sustainable Landcare Accreditation Training

Feb. 11 – 14, 2020 | 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

$475 on or before Mon., Jan. 13
$525 after Mon., Jan. 13
$237.50 reduced fee for non-profit, government and school staff ($262.50 after Mon., Jan. 13)
Botany Hall Auditorium at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

Additional attendees from the same business receive a 50% discount — use code TEAM50 on the shopping cart page.

Partial scholarships are available for nonprofit, government and school staff as well as qualifying individuals. Download and complete our application and return to Juliette Olshock at at jolshock@phipps.conservatory.org for consideration.

CEUs offered:

  • PA Certified Horticulturist – 24 CEUs
  • Sustainable Landscape Certification – 12 CEUs
  • Pesticide recertification training credits for these categories and credits:
    • Cat 00 – 9
    • Cat 05 – 2
    • Cat 06 – 13
    • Cat 07 – 11
    • Cat 10 – 2
    • Cat 15 – 2
    • Cat 18 – 18
    • Cat 23 – 20
  • ASLA - 21.25 CEUs

To learn more, see our complete Sustainable Landcare standards and curriculum.