NEW EXAM for Lawn Care Technicians
Landscape Industry Certified Lawn Care Technician
The Landscape Industry Certified Lawn Care Technician exam is the newest exam available to individuals across Canada and the USA. This credential is directly linked to the practice of the profession and reflects what you should already know as a lawn care practitioner.
Like all of the Landscape Industry Certified designations, this exam is based on the principles of validity (how close it relates to the job), reliability (how objective the test is) and defensibility (how well it holds up to scrutiny). The first step in this is always development of an occupational standard. Using a panel of subject matter experts, from as wide a cross-section of industry as possible.
The exam consists of a 100 multiple choice questions focusing on the following topics:
Exams will be available across the country as part of scheduled written test dates. Please visit www.landscapeindustrycertified.org to find a test date near you and to download an application form.
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