Training Calendar

Level 1

Level 1 Training Package – $425

(Required for certification; Includes one 2-day class, webinar series, CBLP Maintenance Manual, and exam)

Wye Mills, MD – January 24-25, 2019  (snow dates: Jan. 31- February 1)

Lancaster, PA – February 12-13, 2019 (snow dates: February 19-20)

Norfolk, VA – February 25-26, 2019 (snow dates: March 11-12)

Montgomery County, MD – March 12-13, 2019

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM each day

One 2-day class is required. Before signing up for a class, you must submit an online application. Once application is approved, please return to the website to pay and choose your class.

Each class, led by regional experts, incorporates classroom work with a field-based practicum and BMP inspection/verification training. CBLP emphasizes critical thinking, interactive learning, and collaborative practice.

You may take the class and sit for the exam in any location.

Discounts are available for firms or organizations that send 3 or more staff. Please contact beth@cblpro.org to inquire.

CEUs are available from: Association of Professional Landscape Designers, International Society of Arboriculture, Maryland Nursery Landscape and Greenhouse Association, Pennsylvania Landscape and Nursery Association, Virginia Nursery and Landscape Association, Virginia Society of Landscape Designers, Virginia Urban Nutrient Managers, Virginia DEQ Stormwater Inspectors.

Level 1 Exam Dates

Richmond, VA- Tuesday, December 11, 3:30 – 6:30 PM

Derwood, MD – Monday, December 17, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Virginia Beach, VA – Thursday, January 17, 2019, 5:30 – 8:30 PM (at Mid-Atlantic Horticulture Short Course)

Queenstown, MD – Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM (snow date: Feb 26)

Lancaster, PA – Tuesday, March 19, 2019,  9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Derwood, MD – Wednesday, April 10, 2019, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Virginia Beach, VA – Thursday, April 11, 2019, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

CBLP Level 1 candidates may take the exam in any location once they have completed training.  Candidates will sign up for the exam after training.

Level 2

Level 2 is an advanced credential in design or installation of stormwater BMPs. You must be a CBLP Level 1-certified professional to enroll in the 3-day Level 2 Intensive Seminar.
The next Level 2 seminar will be held August 15-17, 2019 in Virginia Beach, VA.  Click the orange button below to find more information and to register.