Certificate of Achievement in Landscape Management
This certificate prepares students for entry-level employment in the field of Landscape Management. Students completing this certificate will acquire landscape maintenance, turfgrass management, landscape irrigation, and integrated pest management skills.
- Demonstrate appropriate installation and cultural management practices for an aesthetically pleasing landscape.
- Communicate with the public and colleagues utilizing a variety of communication methods.
Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be prepared for employment in the following areas: landscape installation and maintenance, equipment and supplies sales, turf management, pesticide applicator, landscape water auditor, and parks maintenance personnel.
|REQUIRED CERTIFICATE COURSES||25|
|AGMT 108||Ag Business Computer Applications||3|
|OH 001||Introduction to Horticultural Science||3|
|OH 002||Plant Identification 1||3|
|OH 109||Landscape Maintenance||3|
|OH 210||Turfgrass Management||3|
|OH 217||Landscape Irrigation||3|
|OH 220||Diseases of Ornamentals||3|
|OH 222||Pests of Ornamentals||3|
|WEXP 193F||Agriculture Work Experience – First Semester||1|
Select one of the following courses:
|AG 004||Soil Science||3|
|OH 007||Principles of Landscape Design||3|
|OH 204||Nursery and Greenhouse Production||3|
|OH 206||Landscape Drafting||3|
|OH 208||Landscape Construction||3|
|OH 218||Xeriscape: Water Conservation||3|
The Certificate of Achievement requirements include completion of the certificate courses with a “C” or better grade in each course. Required and support courses may be substituted with the approval of the Agriculture Division Chair.