Ornamentals and Turf

Ornamentals & Turf is for students seeking a directed, supportive approach to learning the material on the Pesticide Supervisor Certification Exams, Ornamental and Turf Category.

Ornamentals & Turf is taught by Jose Alvarado, owner of Superior Arbor Care in Stamford, CT.  Jose has been a licensed and practicing pesticide supervisor and arborist for three years.  He volunteers his time and expertise to teach this course.  The class is taught in English with Spanish language support available.

We will announce exam dates/locations and distribute the course texts at the start of the first class session.

Course Schedule:
January 3rd - April 4th 2018
Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays: 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
All classes held in the Silver Educational Center unless otherwise noted.


The course fee is $575 plus $22 for texts. To register you may pay in full with a completed application due on or before January 3rd, 2018. 

Completed forms and payment can also be sent (please make checks payable to Bartlett Arboretum Association) to:


Professional Landscaper Courses
Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens
151 Brookdale Road
Stamford, CT 06903

Click here to view our course brochure and registration form.

To read more about Supervisory Pesticide Certification, Ornamental and Turf Category click on the links below:

Supervisory Certification to Engage in Commercial Use of Pesticides

For more information, updated schedule, class cancellations, and course registration, please contact Mike Belletzkie: 203 322 6971 x17 mbelletzkie@bartlettarboretum.org