Certifications are important and truly do matter. While and individual still needs the proper education and experience in the field subject matter; a certification demonstrates that the person has an understanding of the basics and understands the theory and nature of the work. Please see Bloomings list of certifications below:
Certifed Irrigation Specialist
Irrigation specialists design and install irrigation systems. In addition, they inspect, audit, adjust and repair the systems to ensure they perform at maximum efficiency and conserve water.
Certified Best Management Practices
Best management practices include soil and water conservation practices, other management techniques, and social actions that are developed for a particular region as effective and practical tools for environmental protection.
Certified Low Voltage Landscape Lighting Installation (CLVLT)
The CLVLT exam measures the knowledge and capabilities of the applicants and is specifically for 12-volt systems.
Certified Pest Control Operator (CPCO)
A certified operator is an individual who has passed an examination administered by FDACS in Lawn and Ornamental Pest Control
Florida Certified Horticulture Professionals (FCHP)
The FNGLA Certified Horticulture Professional (FCHP) program is the industry standard for measuring horticulture knowledge and is designed for individuals working in the horticulture industry or interested in entering the field. Candidates must pass a comprehensive four-part exam to demonstrate knowledge.
Florida Green Industry Certified
Green Industries Best Management Practices (GI-BMPs) is an educational program for people working in lawn-care and landscape maintenance. The GI-BMP program teaches environmentally safe landscaping practices that help conserve and protect Florida's ground and surface waters.
ISA Certified Arborist
ISA Certified Arborists are arborists that follow a code of ethics that ensures the reliability and credibility of their work. Hiring a tree service that has certified arborists on staff is the best way to guarantee the safety of you, your property, and the workers.
Landscape Industry Certified Horticultural Technician (FCLT)
FNGLA's Certified Landscape Technician (FCLT) program is a hands-on certification designed to measure the skills of practicing landscape installation technicians
Leed Green Associate
The LEED Green Associate credential designates individuals who have a documented, up-to-date understanding of the most current green building principles and practices.