Landscape and Turf Management

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Career Cluster:

Landscape and Turf Management

Exit Requirements:

Reading: 9 Math: 9 Language: 9

Enrollment Open To:

Adult and High School Students

Program Start Dates:

10/18/2016; 11/28/2016; 1/17/2017; 2/22/2017; 4/5/2017

Location:

St. Augustine Campus

Program Day/Evening:

Day

What You'll Learn:

  • Design & maintain grounds
  • Fertilize plants & turf
  • Irrigation skills
  • Landscaping
  • Pest control basics
  • Lawn service
  • Operate, repair and maintain equipment
  • Prepare estimates, contracts & presentations
  • Propagate plants
  • Maintain athletic fields & golf courses

Program Hours:

900

full time enrollment = 9 months, actual months may change depending on scheduled hours in class

Program Estimated Cost:

$3,533 (Based on Florida Residency Requirements)

OCP:

OCP Course Number Course Title Course Length
A ORH0885 Landscape Specialist 300
B ORH0886 First Line Supervisors/Manager 450
C ORH0887 Landscape Contractor 150

 

Employment Opportunities:

  • Business owner
  • Grounds maintenance
  • Golf courses
  • Landscape development
  • Lawn service industry
  • Local attractions
  • National parks
  • Private housing communities
  • Turf grass industry
  • Design, install, maintain and pricing

Industry Certifications:

 

  • FNGLA-FCHP
  • FDEP-BMP

Starting Salaries:

$40,460
*Based on the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Florida

Downloads:

Program costs & book list: Landscape & Turf Management

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