There are three types of Certified Landscape Professional:
Certified Landscape Professional - Horticultural is for individuals involved in the “soft landscape” industry, such as those involved planting and maintaining landscape projects.
Certified Landscape Professional - Structural is for individuals involved in structural landscaping work, that is, someone who needs a Queensland Building & Construction Commission (QBCC) licence to complete landscape works.
For a Certified Horticultural and / or Structural Landscape Professional Application Form click here.
Master Landscaping Professional status indicates an individual who has extensive experience and knowledge in both horticultural and structural aspects of landscaping.
For a Master Landscape Professional Application Form click here.
The Certified Specialist: Garden Maintenance targets those individuals who specialize in a garden maintenance scope of works. The scheme requires attainment of a number of specific competencies covering a range of core garden maintenance activities.
Many experienced operators in this field may not have the formal qualifications required to achieve this industry certification, however Recognition for Prior Learning (RPL) can be carried out by a number of Registered Training Organisations (RTO’s) to confirm the required knowledge and experienced is evident. It is hoped that individuals will use the Certified Specialist qualification and the attainment of the required competencies as a stepping stone for more formal training and development as they increase their skills enabling them to diversify their businesses and increase their scopes of work.
For a Certified Specialist - Garden Maintenance Application Form click here.
Certified Specialist: Garden Maintenance, for individuals involved in lawn and garden maintenance.
Accreditation and Certification Schemes are being promoted to Governments, body corporates, consumers, and industry stakeholders to create awareness and drive enquiries. For more information or to apply for any of these industry qualifications phone Landscape Queensland on 1300 883 966 or click here to send us an email.