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Region 3 2013 CNLP Review Sessions Information

March 5, 6 2013
Exam POSTPONED: March 25, 2013
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Cornell Cooperative Extension
Albany County
24 Martin Road
Vorheesville, NY 12186
(518) 765-3500
www.ccealbany.com

Click here to download the Registration Form.

 

2014 CNLP Exam Schedule by Region

 *Please note that your application fee covers your manual and your exam; review sessions are separate and may carry additional fees.

 

Region 1:
Review Dates:
Monday, January 13    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM     Hicks Nurseries in Westbury-100 Jericho Turnpike, Westbury, NY 11590
Monday, March 3        9:00 AM - 4:00 PM     Hicks Nurseries in Westbury-100 Jericho Turnpike, Westbury, NY 11590
Monday, March 17      9:00 AM - 4:00 PM     Planting Fields Arboretum in Oyster Bay- 1395 Planting Fields Rd, Oyster Bay, NY 11771
Exam:
Wednesday, March 19th  9:00 AM  at Planting Fields Arboretum-1395 Planting Fields Rd, Oyster Bay, NY 11771
 
Region 2:
 
Region 3:
Review Dates:
Tuesday, March 11        9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Wednesday, March 12   9:00 AM-3:30 PM 
Exam:
Friday, March 21   9:00 AM-3:30 PM
 
Review sessions and exam are held at Cornell Cooperative Extension Albany County-24 Martin Road Voorheesville, NY 12186

Region 4
Review Dates:
Tuesday, January 14        6:00 PM-7:45 PM     North Syracuse NOPL (Northern Onondaga County Public Library)
Tuesday, January 21        6:00 PM-7:45 PM     North Syracuse NOPL (Northern Onondaga County Public Library)
Tuesday, January 28        6:00 PM-7:45 PM     North Syracuse NOPL (Northern Onondaga County Public Library)
 
Tuesday, February 4         *location not confirmed 
Tuesday, February 18       *location not confirmed 
Exam:
Tuesday, February 25   5:30 PM-8:00 PM   North Syracuse NOPL (Northern Onondaga County Public Library)
 
North Syracuse NOPL (Northern Onondaga County Public Library)-100 Trolley Barn Lane North Syracuse, NY 13212

Contact Region 4 CNLP Chair Dannielle Carr at (315) 471-0688 x 640 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  for more information.

Region 5
Review Dates:
Wednesday, February 26       2:00-5:00 PM
Wednesday, March 5             2:00-5:00 PM
Exam:
Wednesday, March 12           2:00-5:00 PM

Region 5 encourages applicants to attend their Horticulture School sessions. View the schedule here. 
Each session is $47.00 Download the Region 5 Registration Form here. 

Review sessions and exam are held at Cornell Cooperative Extension Monroe County-249 Highland Ave Rochester, NY 14620
 
Region 6
Exam:
Thursday, March 13th  1-4 PM at NCCC Horticulture Program- 3111 Sauders Settlement Rd, Sanborn, NY 14132
 
Region 8
Review Dates:
Wednesday, February 5    4:30 PM
Thursday, February 13    4:30 PM
Wednesday February 19   4:30 PM

Exam:
Wednesday, February 26    4:30 PM
 
Review sessions and exam are held at Cayuga Landscape Crew Room 2712 N Triphammer Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850
 
Dates and times are listed as they are confirmed. For further information on course fees and exact times, please contact your regional certification chair, or visit your region's website.

Why Become a CNLP?

Top five reasons to become a CNLP

5. Improve your horticultural skills and knowledge

4. Promote continuing education and training among green industry professionals

3. Keep up-to-date and informed on new horticulture research and trends

2. Be recognized as a certified professional among the gardening public and within the industry

1. Achieve increased recognition, which leads to more business!

Register today for the next CNLP exam!

For active CNLPs, learn how recertifying can help you!

Become a CNLP

CNLP LogoAs a CNLP in New York State, you will become one of many green industry professionals that share a common desire in continuing their education and growing as a professional.

In order to qualify for the CNLP Program,you must
have graduated from a recognized 2 or 4 year college with a degree in a horticultural related field
OR
completed three years of experience in the horticultural industry.

All of your qualifying education/experience should be listed on your application.

New Candidate & Senior CNLP Application (PDF)

CNLP Review Sessions and Exam Dates by Region:

2014 review sessions and exam dates, click here
*Please note that your application fee covers your manual and your exam; review sessions are separate and may carry additional fees.

To find out more about the CNLP Program, contact your Regional Chair, or call association headquarters at (518) 694-4430, or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Exam Information & Qualifications

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There are currently no CNLP exams scheduled. Please check back for dates and locations.

Exam Qualifications

In order to qualify for this program, you must have graduated from a recognized 2 or 4 year college with a degree in a horticultural related field OR completed three years of experience in the horticultural industry. All of your qualifying education/experience should be listed on your application.

General Information About the CNLP & Senior Exams

Member
Exam - $150*
Exam Retake - $25
Manual (No exam) - $100

Non Member
Exam - $295*
Exam Retake - $50
Manual - $175
* Same for Senior CNLP Candidates

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