Level 1 Certification Training Package




  • Required 2-day online training class (half day sessions) 9AM-12PM
  • Required 1 full day in person field day.
  • Access to Level 1 webinar series and exam prep video tutorials
  • CBLP Sustainable Landscape Maintenance Manual (handed out at practicum)
  • Registration and fee for written exam



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Candidates will choose an online session time, and one location for their in-person field practicum.

The online class sessions will be live instruction via Zoom. To participate fully we strongly suggest you use a computer or tablet with microphone and video capability.

If you work in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia you may be eligible for a scholarship. Email Katie@cblpro.org for details prior to registering for your class.

Pre-class assignments and zoom info will come by email from Katie@cblpro.org

During this COVID pandemic, your safety and the safety of our staff, guests, and instructors is of great importance to us. The surest way for us to return to a normal training schedule is having a fully-vaccinated population.  If you are not vaccinated, please wear a mask for all CBLP classes.

The Level 1 exam is currently being offered online. Details will be shared with you after training is completed. We will return to in-person tests when we can safely do so.

By registering for this course, you have agreed to the following cancellation policy: Cancellations made at least THREE (3) WEEKS prior to event start dates may receive a refund for the cost of the class minus a $35 processing fee. Registration may be transferred to an alternative Level 1 date at any time, without penalty. Participants who wish to request a refund or date change must notify CBLP by email. CBLP will notify you of any changes in schedule related to inclement weather.  Should we need to cancel or reschedule a class, date change/refund fees will be waived.

The online sessions are recorded, by registering you are consenting to being part of these recordings. If you have concerns, please reach out to katie@cblpro.org 

Additional information

Level 1 Training Dates

Session 1: January 11 & 18 2022, Session 2: January 26 & February 2, 2022

Field Day Location

Wahington, DC February 4 (snow date 2/11), Lancaster, PA February 16 (snow date 2/25), Norfolk, VA February 22, Fredericksburg, VA March 2, Annapolis, MD March 4 (snow date 3/11)