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 7th - April 8th 2019
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 $600, which includes handouts and core manual. To complete registration, please pay $600 in full by January 7. In addition, one text is required and must be purchased the first night of class. Cost is $25 for the supplementary text. Course texts will be distributed on the first night of class.

*If you already own the additional $25 Turfgrass Nutrient & Integrated Pest Management text, you do not need to purchase another one.

ONLINE registration is now closed. Information for 2020 will be posted this fall. Please check back!

If you prefer to pay by cash or check, please click here to download the course brochure and registration form. 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

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