2020 Certifications & Exams | ProGreen EXPO 2021
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February 2-5, 2021 | Colorado Convention Center

2020 Certifications and Exams

Sustainable Landscape Management

Wednesday, February 5, 2020, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Presenter: Tony Delphia, CLT, Branch Manager, METCO Landscape
Location: Colorado Convention Center

Sustainable Landscape Management focuses on applying the right maintenance practices at the right time. This training and certificate program will outline sustainable landscape maintenance practices, why they are important and different from prior practices, anticipated outcome of proper techniques, and who will benefit from the application of these techniques and practices. Additional registration fee and pre-registration on the ALCC web site is required. Open to ALCC members only. If you are not pre-registered for the class, you may not be able to participate. Upon completion of this 4 hour training class, you will complete a 50 question electronic exam. A score of 70% or higher will earn participants the SLM certificate.

Price for class: $125.00 for the class. SLM manual price: Each registrant must purchase a copy of the SLM manual. Manuals will be provided when you arrive at the class. The cost is $50.00 + tax (you may purchase the manual during the registration process).

Registration is required. Click here to register. The registration deadline is Friday, 1/31/20.


COLORADO CERTIFIED NURSERY PROFESSIONAL (CCNP) EXAM**

Thursday, February 6, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

This exam leads to CNGA’s prestigious CCNP certification. It is open to anyone with 2,000 hours of verifiable employment with a Colorado registered nursery, garden center, greenhouse, contractor, or an allied industry. Registration with CNGA and exam application required by January 31, 2020.

CNGA members: $80
GreenCO members: $175
Nonmembers: $305

For more information, contact CNGA at 303-758-6672 or email info@coloradonga.org.

**Pre-registration and additional fees required.


ISA CERTIFIED ARBORIST, UTILITY SPECIALIST, AND MUNICIPAL SPECIALIST EXAM**

Friday, February 7, 8:00-12:00 AM. Exam check-in begins at 8:00 a.m.

Pre-registration, test applications, and payment - all directly submitted to the ISA International Office - are required by January 22, 2020. For more information call 217-355-9411 or visit https://www.isa-arbor.com/.

Exam Participants are required to register for the exam at https://www.isa-arbor.com/.

ISA and ISA-RMC member pricing: $170
Nonmembers pricing: $280

Note: Education sessions that are eligible for ISA CEUs are identified on the agenda.

**Pre-registration and additional fees required.


CERTIFIED GREENHOUSE GROWER (CGG) EXAM**

Friday, February 7, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

The Certified Greenhouse Grower (CGG) training seminars and exams are offered at ProGreen EXPO for those wanting to increase their knowledge of greenhouse growing and receive their certification. Specific guidelines apply.

Please note:
  • Pre-registration with CNGA is required on or before January 31, 2020.
  • Attendance at all six of the preparatory seminars identified as Certified Greenhouse Grower seminars is required.
  • Applicant must have 2,000 hours of verifiable employment with a Colorado registered greenhouse, nursery, garden center, contractor, or an allied industry.
  • A completed exam application form with CNGA is required in advance. Forms must be submitted to complete your registration for the exam.
CNGA Member GreenCo Member Nonmember
Manual $35 $45 $70
CGG Sessions and Exam $130 $175 $260
Package – manual, CGG, Sessions, and exam $145 $200 n/a

For more information or to obtain the exam application, please contact CNGA at 303-758-6672 or go to www.coloradonga.org.

**Pre-registration and additional fees required.