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Event Date PriceCapacityRegisteredAvailable
 Green Industries Best Management Practices - SPANISH
 Location: Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
May 22, 2018
09:00 am - 04:30 pm
$ 30.00 60 35 25

Las Mejores Prácticas de Manejo para la Protección de los Recursos Hídricos de la Florida por parte de las Industrias Verdes, conocidas por sus siglas en Inglés como GI-BMP, fueron elaboradas mediante la colaboración del Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP), University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) y las Industrias Verdes.

Unidades de educación contínua (CEU's): 4 FDACS, 4 FNGLA


 Green Infrastructure for Coastal Resilience
 Location: The Conservancy of Southwest Florida
May 31, 2018
09:00 am - 04:30 pm
$ 20.00 50 17 33

Workshop registration closes May 17

Join us at this workshop to learn how green infrastructure can play a critical role in making South Florida’s coastal communities more resilient to natural hazards such as hurricanes and sea level rise. Through group discussions, activities, and presentations featuring green infrastructure projects from South Florida, participants will learn what they can do to support green infrastructure implementation in their coastal communities.

CEU's: 6 AICP, 5 CFM

 Urban Lake and Pond Management Workshop
 Location: Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
Jun 26, 2018
09:00 am - 01:00 pm
$ 25.00 60 2 58

This half-day course will provide landscape professionals with knowledge and skills related to lakes and ponds management. Learn about the challenges that face healthy ponds and lakes in Southwest Florida.  Discover how to make your pond healthy and beautiful using native plants that attract wildlife and lower your maintenance costs.



 Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance - SPANISH
 Location: Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
Jul 24, 2018
09:00 am - 01:00 pm
$ 25.00 50 0 50

This class will prepare participants for the test for a personal Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance License; which is also known as “The Round Up License”. This training is designed for the Spanish language speaker who can read and comprehend written English language.

Esta clase fué diseñada en el idioma Español por la "Univeristy of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences" (UF-IFAS) con el objetivo de satisfacer la demanda de la Certificación Individual en Mantenimiento Comercial Limitado de Areas Verdes (LCLM por sus siglas en Inglés). Esta Certificación también es conocida o mal llamada  "La licencia de Round Up".

Unidades de educación contínua (CEU's): 2 FDACS, 4 FNGLA y 2 LUF


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