Green Industries Best Management Practices
Training - English
Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
300 Tower Road
Naples, FL 34113
Date and Time
- January 2014
- Thu, Jan 30, 8:30 am - 2 pm
The Florida Friendly Best Management Practices for Protection of Water Quality by the Green
Industries program, commonly known as the "Green Industries Best Management Practices" was
jointly developed by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP), the University
of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) and the private industries
related to landscape maintenance, called the "green industries." This training is required by
the City of Naples, Collier County and the City of Marco Island for landscapers to legally work
within their limits and by most neighboring municipalities in Southwest Florida. This class
fulfills the statewide Limited Urban Commercial Fertilizer Applicator Certificate Program
requirement issued by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.
This program provides the following
CEUs: FDACS 4, APA 4.75, FNGLA 4, ISA up to 5.75, CFE 2.5 CT 1
CF and 2 CT 2.
The training costs $30 and includes class materials, light breakfast and lunch.