Turf and Landscape Maintenance Certificate, Credit Certificate

This Certificate focuses on the identification, care and maintenance procedures of turf and ornamental plants used in landscaping. Students will develop the skills necessary to qualify for a position as a turf or landscape maintenance technician.

Program objectives

Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be able to:

  1. describe identification, care, and maintenance procedures of turf and ornamental plants used in the landscape; and
  2. qualify for a position as a turf or landscape maintenance technician.

Gainful Employment

http://www.ccbcmd.edu/migrate/gainfulemployment/turf landscape maintenance.html

Total Number of Credits Required for Certificate: 30*

Semester Sequence

Important Information

Short Description

This Certificate focuses on the identification, care and maintenance procedures of turf and ornamental plants used in landscaping. Students will develop the skills necessary to qualify for a position as a turf or landscape maintenance technician.

Type of Credential

Credit Certificate

Program Code

799

Contacts and Additional Information

Program Coordinator:

CCBC Dundalk, Bradley W. Thompson
443-840-3754 or bthompson3@ccbcmd.edu

David O'Neill
443-840-2663 or doneill@ccbcmd.edu

Additional Information:

  • Statewide Program
  • Classes offered only at the Dundalk campus
  • Opportunities for Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) - For Sustainable Horticulture, see Departmental Exam. Several General Education classes also have PLA opportunities.
  • Articulation and Transfer Agreements - While there are no program-specific agreements, see other types of agreements such as guaranteed admission, block transfer, and discounts.

Courses Needed for This Program*

Note

*Credit students who are new to college (no successfully completed transferable college credits from other institutions) are required to take ACDV 101 - Academic Development: Transitioning to College. This 1-credit course is designed to be taken in the first semester at CCBC. Students must provide an official transcript(s) from an accredited institution to document successful completion of college coursework for the ACDV 101 requirement to be waived.