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2016-2017 Catalog


Code: F_CER_HLT3

Campus: Larimer Campus and Westminster Campus

Landscape Maintenance Technician

This program prepares students to work for landscape maintenance companies including tree care and plant health care companies.

HLT Program Directors recommend that students enrolled in this certificate:

- Begin their studies with HLT 150 Irrigation I and HLT 151 Irrigation II as this allows them to complete the 6 credit Irrigation Technician certificate, then enter the workplace before finishing this certificate.

- Complete the Horticulture certificate and/or HLT AAS degree.

- Take HLT 131 Sustainable Horticulture as part of their Horticulture certificate or HLT AAS degree.

Requirements

Required Courses

Course NumberTitleCredits
HLT 150Irrigation I

3

and

HLT 151Irrigation II

3

or

HLT 202Plant Health Care

4

and

HLT 208Pesticide Safety and Use

2

 

HLT 210Landscape Management

4

 

HLT 211Arboriculture

3

or

HLT 221Woody Plants: Trees and Conifers

3

or

HLT 222Woody Plants: Shrubs and Vines

3

 

HLT 223Annuals, Bulbs, and Grasses

2

 

HLT 280Internship

3

or

HLT 287Cooperative Education

3

Total Credit Hours: 18

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