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Individuals holding CNLA certifications must recertify every two years.  In order to renew your certificates, you must show that you have kept current in the industry by earning 24 continuing education units (CEUs).  These credits are tracked by the CNLA, and can be obtained by attending seminars or workshops, volunteering for industry events, and judging during certification tests.  A total of 24 CEUs are required every two years. 

Speaking, writing and reading books can also count toward CEUs.  Additional forms (below) are required with your recertification form for these activities.

There is a fee of $75 plus HST every two years, plus the submission of CEUs.  Please consult the Recertification form below for exact details or call the CNLA office at 1-888-446-3499 or email  

Upcoming Trade Shows, Conferences and Seminars - obtain your continuing education units (CEUs) by attending industry seminars and workshops

Upcoming Landscape Industry Certified Technician/Retail Horticulturist Exams
 - volunteer as a judge, JTA, or proctor to obtain your industry service CEUs

Marketing Materials:

Marketing materials are available from the CNLA office.  Order your Landscape Industry Certified materials to promote yourself and your company:

Certification Infographic (download free)
Lapel Pin
Embroidered Crests (3" x 1.25")
Window Decal (4.5" x 3.5")
Window Cling (4.5" x 3.5")
Bumper Sticker (9" x 3")
Replacement Certificate
Replacement Passport
Digital Logo Package
Digital Embroidery File

Embroidered Crest:                                 Window Cling & Decal:

Bumper Sticker:

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All individuals holding CNLA certifications must recertify every two years. 
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