Basic Training in Landscaping Maintenance and Installation

@ Leeward Community College Office of Continuing Education and Workforce Development


Leeward Community College now offers a basic landscape training program designed to serve as a fundamental training program for entry-level landscapers. The program is also intended to prepare experienced landscapers to take the Landscape Industry Certification - Exterior Test (LICT). This training series blends classroom learning with hands-on experience and is based on the Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) training manual.

For Information on exam dates, locations, and registration, visit

Tools and equipment will be operated during some of the classes. Students should come prepared to take notes and do problem solving and participate in hands-on demonstrations.

Upon successful completion, participants will receive a Certificate of Professional Development from OCEWD. Participants who currently are LICT certified will receive up to 48 CEUs offered through the Landscape Industry Council of Hawaii (LICH).

Credentials Available

Certificate of Professional Development

Cost of Program

450   –   "Do I have to pay this?"

Program Duration

Total Weeks


Total Hours


Program Categories

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About This Provider

Leeward Community College Office of Continuing Education and Workforce Development

Offering training in City & County of Honolulu
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Description of School

The Office of Continuing Education & Workforce Development (OCEWD) is the non-credit division of Leeward Community College offering an extensive suite of services to the community. OCEWD provides a variety of community education programs, employment training courses and cultural enrichment. Our programs support human resources and economic development, training courses for job seekers, businesses and aspiring entrepreneurs.

Accreditation and/or Licensing Agency

Leeward Community College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council on Postsecondary Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education. It assures the public that Leeward meets or exceeds specific standards of quality; makes us eligible to participate in Title IV student financial aid programs; and provides us with self and peer review and encourages us to improve.

Financial Aid Options

Our goal is to make our courses as accessible as possible. We offer various forms of financial assistance, for select courses, and we continually work to acquire additional sources of financial aid. Please see the listing below to determine if you qualify for any existing financial assistance.


This provider is accessible to people with disabilities.


This provider does not offer job placement services to its students.

Contact Information

Contact Person:
OCEWD - Registration Office

96-045 Ala Ike CE101
Pearl City, HI 96782

(808) 455-0477

(808) 453-6730



ETP Approval Dates

Last Approved On: July 1, 2016
Valid Through: June 30, 2017