Continuing Education

FDACS Fertilizer CEUs

Renewal of the Limited Commercial Fertilizer Applicator Certificate (fertilizer license) requires four CEUs total: two 482 CORE and two Limited Urban Fertilizer (LF) category.

Most GI-BMP in-person classes provide all four CEU's required to renew the fertilizer license, but you should check before attending to be sure CEUs will be awarded for that class.
Note that the GI-BMP online training does NOT provide CEUs.
     Schedule of GI-BMP in-person classes

The UF/IFAS Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program currently offers two one-hour online courses.
     Online courses from UF/IFAS Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program

Other UF/IFAS online CEU courses from can be found here:
     Online courses from the UF/IFAS Pesticide Information Office

You can also search the FDACS public database to find all approved CEU classes, including online classes
     FDACS Public Database CEU Course Search

Tips for searching the FDACS database:
For online courses select *on-line* at the bottom of the Locations list. 
For Categories select 482 General Standards/Core and/or Limited Urban Fertilizer.
Click on the courses that interest you to get the provider’s information.

UF/IFAS Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program Webinars

The Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program provides free webinars quarterly on science-based topics of interest to green industry professionals, landscape architects and community association managers.

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Recorded Webinars

New Landscape Pests

New Landscape Pests - October 29, 2019
Dr. Adam Dale from the UF/IFAS Entomology and Nematology Dept.discusses new pests and potential threats to our landscape trees, turf and plants.

Lethal Bronzing Disease

Lethal Bronzing Disease Update - July 15, 2019
Dr. Brian Bahder from the UF/IFAS Fort Lauderdale Research and Education Center discusses the history of the disease in Florida, how it is spread, ways to diagnose and monitor its progression and the future outlook for our palms.