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Green School Begins!

Event date/time: 
Tuesday, October 25, 2022 - 1:00pm to Thursday, December 15, 2022 - 4:30pm
Event Type: 
$900 early-bird rate ends 9/15/22; regular rate $1025

Lawn and landscape UMass Extension’s Green School is a comprehensive 60+ hour certificate short course that offers fundamental horticultural training in a compact time frame. The program is designed for professional practitioners such as landscapers, lawn care providers, nursery operators, public and private grounds managers, arborists, professional gardeners, landscape and garden designers, industry sales and support professionals, and others in the green industries. Both experienced professionals as well as those aspiring to be will benefit from this course.

Choose from three specialty tracks: 

  • Landscape Management
  • Turf Management 
  • Arboriculture

Where? Green School in 2022 will be an entirely virtual course taught by UMass Extension Specialists, UMass faculty, and distinguished guest instructors. 

When? Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday afternoons from 10/25/2022 thru 12/15/2022.  

For complete information, detailed schedules and registration options, go to

How to Participate: 

The registration deadline is 10/18/22, pending availability of seats. Pre-registration is required as there are a limited number of virtual 'seats' for this course, and seats will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis.

Registration Deadline: 
Tuesday, October 18, 2022 - 11:59pm
Contact's name: 
Ellen Weeks
Contact's email: 
Contact's phone on day of event: 
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