Chesapeake Bay Landscape Professionals (CBLP) is a new certification for landscape professionals who design, install, and maintain conservation landscapes and stormwater practices. Whether you are experienced in this field, or you want to move your practice in a new direction, CBLP is a great program!

Here is the workshop dates and some details for the upcoming CBLP certification program. More information is available on our website at

Level 1 Training Package – $425

(Required for certification; Includes one 2-day class, webinar series, CBLP Maintenance Manual, and exam)

Lancaster, PA – January 25-26, 2018  (snow dates: February 7-8)

Arlington, VA – February 20-21, 2018 (snow dates: March 7-8)

Norfolk, VA – March 13-14, 2018

Columbia, MD – March 19-20, 2018

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM each day

One 2-day class is required. Before signing up for a class, you must submit an online application. Once application is approved, please return to the website to pay and choose your class.

Each class, led by regional experts, incorporates classroom work with a field-based practicum. CBLP emphasizes critical thinking, interactive learning, and collaborative practice.

You may take the class and sit for the exam in any location.

CEUs are available from: Association of Professional Landscape Designers, Maryland Nursery Landscape and Greenhouse Association, Pennsylvania Landscape and Nursery Association, Virginia Nursery and Landscape Association, Virginia Society of Landscape Designers, Virginia Urban Nutrient Managers.