Training Calendar

Level 1

Level 1 Training Package – $425

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

Harrisonburg, VA – December 12-13, 2017

Lancaster, PA – January 25-26, 2018  (snow dates: February 7-8)

Arlington, VA – February 20-21, 2018 (snow dates: March 8-9)

Norfolk, VA – March 13-14, 2018

Columbia, MD – March 19-20, 2018

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. CBLP emphasizes critical thinking, interactive learning, and collaborative practice.

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

CEUs are available from: Association of Professional Landscape Designers, 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.

Level 1 Exam Dates

Derwood, MD – Wednesday, November 15, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Virginia Beach, VA – Thursday, January 18, 2018, 5:30 – 8:30 PM (at Mid-Atlantic Horticulture Shortcourse)

Harrisonburg, VA – Tuesday, February 6, 2018, 9 AM – 12 PM (snow date: February 9)

Lancaster, PA – Wednesday, February 28, 2018, 9 AM – 12 PM

Virginia Beach, VA – Thursday, May 10, 2018, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Derwood, MD – Wednesday, May 16, 2018, 9 AM – 12 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.  Registration for the November 2017 class is now closed. The next Level 2 Intensive Seminar will be held in 2018.