Horticulture (HOR)

Courses

HOR 7011. ISA Certified Arborist Exam Review Course. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This 2 day course will better prepare students to sit for the ISA Certified Arborist Examination. All sixteen (16) domains of the exam will be reviewed: Safety, Biology, Soils, Water, Fertilization, Working in Trees, Pruning, Tree Support Systems, Tree ID, Tree Selection, Installation, Assessment, Diagnosis, Plant Health Care, Trees & Construction and Urban Forestry. Students should have read and studied Arborist' Certification Study Guide - Sharon Lilly (ISBN 978-1-881956-69-3) prior to attending this class. Please note: This is an Exam Prep course only. Students must register separately for the ISA Certified Arborist Examination.

HOR 7012. North Carolina Landscape Contractors' Exam Review Class. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This 15-hour class, held over three evenings, will better prepare students to sit for the North Carolina Landscape Contractors' Examination. The material included in the general landscaping multiple choice exam and the Landscape Design exam will be covered; the plant ID portion is not included. Students should have read and studied the North Carolina Landscape Contractors Registration Board Study Manual which is available through NCLCRB at nclcrb@nclcrb.org. Please note: This is an exam prep course only. Students must contact the NCLCRB for the exam registration.

HOR 7013. North Carolina Department of Agriculture Pesticide Applicators' Exam Review Class. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This eight-hour class will better prepare students to sit for the North Carolina Department of Agriculture Pesticide Applicators' Examination. The material included on the CORE and Ornamentals & Turfgrass Pest Control exams will be covered. Students should have read and studied the three manuals: Applying Pesticides Correctly, N.C. Pesticide Laws & Regulations, and Ornamentals & Turfgrass Pest Control (available from http://www.agr.state.nc.us/SPCAP/pesticides/CATEGE XP.HTM). Please note: This is an exam prep course only. Students must contact the North Carolina Dept. of Agriculture for the exam registration (919.733.3556).

HOR 7014. Greenhouse & Landscape Skills. 0.0 Hours. Class-330.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This course covers the basic fundamentals of applied botany, plant identification, propagation, greenhouse operation, landscape installation and maintenance. Students will master many of the skills necessary to qualify for entry level positions in the horticulture field.