April 13 & 14, 2018 at Central Nine in Greenwood, IN

**** POSTPONED until further notice**** Contact Rick Haggard, (317) 889-2382 with questions.

DATES:  April 13: Written Exam  //  April 14: Hands-on Exam
LOCATION:  Central Nine Career Center, 1999 U.S. 31 South, Greenwood, IN 46143
REGISTRATION:  ONLINE (scroll down this page)  -or-  PDF

PLEASE NOTE:  April 2018 exams offer Softscape Installation and Ornamental Maintenance certification only.
Pre-registration is required.

Sponsorship Opportunities for the April 2018 event: Material, financial, and food sponsorship available. Please contact INLA at 317-889-2382 or info@inla1.org

The INLA offers Indiana green industry professionals the opportunity to become internationally certified through PLANET’s Landscape Industry Certified program. Become certified in one or all of the following specialties: Hardscape / Softscape / Ornamental / Maintenance / Turf Maintenance / Irrigation with each specialty having their own written field exam. Written exams will be offered each January at the Indiana Green Expo and tentatively in April and July / August at the Summer Meeting. The Field Exam will be offered in the spring of each year. If you wish to be contacted, please complete this application expressing your interest in participating and submit to the INLA or contact us at 317-889-2382 or info@inla1.org.

What you need to get started:

General Information

PLANET Publications Order Form (recommended to complement the study test booklets)   -OR-   order online

Register for the program:
You must complete the Landscape Industry Certified Application –
Register and pay online (scroll down) 

Sponsorship Opportunities:
Interested in showcasing your company with Indiana’s best?  Sponsorship brochure

Additional Testing Dates: We may offer additional dates throughout the year for the written exam. Check our website frequently.
For other testing sites and dates in the Midwest or information on Recertification, visit PLANET at www.landcarenetwork.org.

Questions: Contact the INLA office at 800.443.7336 or info@inla1.org.

  • Applicant Information

    To become Landscape Industry Certified, PLANET recommends that you have a minimum of 2,000 hours work experience.
  • Employment Information

  • Test Information

    Please select the test designation(s) you will be taking and indicate member or non-member rate.
  • To become Landscape Industry Certified, an applicant must pass at least one designation and must have a minimum of 2,000 work hours experience in the green industry. Additional designations can be taken at future test dates. Applicants may test prior to completing work experience, but will not be awarded certification until the experiential requirement has been met. Fee includes first time written and field exams. Retake fees are based on problems missed. Select no more than two categories per exam date.
  • Hands-On Test Date - TBD Retake Hands-On Test Date - TBD

    Failure to report for tests will result in forfeiture of full test fee AND you will not qualify for retake fees. Dates TBD. Additional written testing dates may be offered. Please check the website.
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