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2021 CT Accredited Nursery Professional Program

August 24 at 7:00 pm – November 23 at 9:00 pm

Become a “CANP”, A Plant Expert People Seek!

DID YOU KNOW…More professional firms are requiring accredited nursery and landscape staff to install and design jobs?

Click here to register on-line.  For members, please use the email address CNLA has on file for you.

Click here to download the registration form and submit it to the CNLA Office (info@cnla.biz or  PO Box 30, Bloomfield, CT 06002) with payment.

Why Enroll in CANP?

  • To become more knowledgeable, to assist consumers in making better plant choices.
  • To improve your work performance.
  • To move your business forward.
  • To encourage team building.
  • Because it is important to have certifications within the industry.

canp is for everyone working or studying in the green industry!

Past students have backgrounds in all fields of our industry: Design, Growing/Propagation, Landscape, Retail, Turf Management and Wholesale.

It doesn’t matter if you’ve just started in the industry or have been involved for year . . . CANP is for you!

Same Program – Different Format

CNLA’s annual 13-week certification program is now ON-LINE.  The program will teach you the basics of botany, plant identification, and professional horticultural information. The low admission fee for the Connecticut Accredited Nursery Professional program makes accreditation open to all persons in the nursery and landscape industry and is honored in all six New England states. Learn directly from several  instructors, who give great, two-hour informative lectures each night.

The program is through Zoom Video Webinar.  Prior to the start of class, instructions and the necessary links will be emailed to you.  The email will be sent to the address provided on the registration so please be sure it your email address.  Only registered attendees can participate in the class.

The registration fee for the program is $145 for members.  You will receive a link for the manual.  The fee to purchase a hard copy of the manual is $35.  Manuals are available in English and Spanish.

Click here to register on-line.  For members, please use the email address CNLA has on file for you.

Click here to download the registration form and submit it to the CNLA Office (info@cnla.biz or  PO Box 30, Bloomfield, CT 06002) with payment.

SCHEDULE*

All classes are on Tuesday; 7:00—9:00 pm

August  24~ ~ Plant ID I – Perennials
August  31 ~ Plant ID II
September 7 ~ Plant ID III
September 14 ~ Botany
September 21 ~ Environmental Factors & Culture
September 28 ~ Soils
October 5 ~ Nutrition
October 12 ~ Insects
October 19 ~ Plant ID IV
October 26 ~ Plant Diseases
November 2 ~ Lawns
November 9 ~ Weeds
November 16 ~ Design
November 23 ~ Exam

*Schedule subject to change

Details

Start:
August 24 at 7:00 pm
End:
November 23 at 9:00 pm

Organizer

Connecticut Nursery and Landscape Association
Phone:
800-562-0610
Website:
www.cnla.biz