Landscape Professionals -
Registration is now open for the 2017 Grow Green Landscape Professional Training Series from the City of Austin. This training gives professionals the opportunity to learn about earth-wise landscaping and management practices from experts.
Classes will be held on five Fridays 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. from January 20th through March 17th.
Registration & payment deadline is January 16, 2017. The classes are $20 per day or $75 for the series**. Many of the talks will qualify for professional CEU’s.
Visit http://www.austintexas.gov/department/professional-training to register. For questions contact Denise Delaney at Denise.Delaney@austintexas.gov or call (512) 974-2581.
January 20 - Plants & Trees, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
February 3 - Edibles & Wildlife, Fiesta Gardens
February 17 - Rainscape Workshop, One Texas Center
March 3 - Maintenance & Treating Pests, Dougherty Arts Center
March 17 - Firewise Landscaping & Wildflower Center Tours, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
New attendees who would like to be listed on the Grow Green website will be required to attend all 5 days, but you can register for individual days. Returning attendees are required to attend at least one day of training each year to stay posted.
Attendees will receive a different giveaway each day, including a reusable travel mug, a garden kneeling pad, and a flash drive. Attendees who become Grow Green Landscape Professionals will also get a high quality folio or tablet case and 2 car magnets!
**Please note when you register on EventBrite there is a column before the quantity box that says the class is free. The classes are $20 per day or $75 for the series. We cannot remove the word FREE from the EventBrite site.
Questions - Contact: Denise Delaney at Denise.Delaney@austintexas.gov, (512) 974-2581