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ecoPRO Certification Training and Test
Center for Urban Horticulture
3501 NE 41st
Seattle, WA 98105
United States
Monday, March 05, 2018 7:30 AM PST to Tuesday, March 06, 2018
Category: Affiliate Events

ecoPRO Certified Sustainable Landscape Professional Training & Exam

More residents and property managers are requesting sustainable landscape design, construction, and maintenance. ecoPRO Certified Professionals ensure knowledgeable, profitable, and environmentally-sound landscape design, installation, and maintenance services.

The goals of the program are to provide certification to qualified professionals, improve water quality and general public health, set the standard for sustainable land care in the state, and offer consumers a platform for interaction and evaluation.

The program includes training that teaches best practices for sustainable landscaping, organized around eight key principles:

  • Protect and Conserve Soils
  • Conserve Water
  • Protect Water and Air Quality
  • Protect and Create Wildlife Habitat
  • Conserve Energy
  • Sustain Healthy Plants
  • Use Sustainable Methods and Materials
  • Protect and Enhance Human Health and Well‐being

Three days of training will be followed by a standard assessment that covers over 200 best management practices and ecoPRO required study materials. Study materials and lunch will be provided.