Online CEUS for FDACS Limited Urban
Commercial Fertilizer Applicator Certificate

Renewal of this FDACS Limited Certification every four years requires four CEUs: two 482 Core and two Limited Urban Fertilizer (LF) category.

The Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ online continuing education courses are self-paced and can be completed on your mobile device or computer.

Each one-hour course provides one CEU for the category shown.
The course fee has been reduced to $15 until June 1.

Online CEU courses to meet the Core requirement are offered by the UF/IFAS Extension Pesticide Information Office.

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Irrigation BMPs for Professionals

Provides 1 CEU for Limited Urban Fertilizer Category
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This course covers Irrigation Best Management Practices for lawn and landscape professionals. Topics include:

  • Irrigation systems
  • The effects of irrigation on volatilization, leaching, runoff, excessive withdrawal and water quality issues
  • Effects of over or under irrigation on plants and fertilizer needs
  • Irrigation water quality and reclaimed water issues
  • Diagnosing irrigation and fertilizer problems
  • The importance of proper repair
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Lawn and Landscape BMPs for Professionals

Provides 1 CEU for Limited Urban Fertilizer Category
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This course covers installation and maintenance Best Mangement Practices for lawn and landscape professionals. Topics include:

  • Florida's turfgrass species and characteristics
  • Annual fertilization requirements
  • The effects of landscape design, mowing, pruning, irrigation, shade, wear, pest, disease, cold and heat stresses on fertilization requirements, and the effects of fertilization on these cultural aspects.
  • The effects of landscape practices on water quality, including nutrient pollution, erosion and sedimentation, and water usage rates