Business Management: Landscape Construction Emphasis

Certificate of Proficiency
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02193)

Prepares students for self-employment and work within small businesses in the landscape industry. Builds on their industry education in project estimating, sprinkler system repair, and working with concrete, masonry, and wood. Expands their education in entrepreneurship and small business management. Contributes to the student’s financial independence, career success, and the world’s economy. Prepares them to work for others and after passing the state contractor’s examination, to own their own landscape construction business.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Certificate students will be able to professionally communicate their business ideas and values to the appropriate business audience.
  • Certificate students will be able to examine diverse populations and work appropriately with clients, co-workers, and suppliers.
  • Certificate students will be able to develop and implement a business plan by conducting research in the appropriate specialty area and identify the target market, competition, industry standards, and financial projections.
Program Requirements
LNT 91SPRINKLER SYSTEM MAINTENANCE: SPRINKLERS, PIPES, AND BACKFLOW DEVICES1
LNT 92SPRINKLER SYSTEM MAINENTANC: VALVES AND WIRING1
LNT 125LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION: CONCRETE AND MASONRY SKILLS1
LNT 126LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION: FENCE, DECK, AND LUMBER SKILLS1
LNT 127LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION: SPRINKLER INSTALLATION1
LNT 131LANDSCAPE CONTRACTING AND ESTIMATING3
Complete the Common Core courses for Entrepreneur Education:9
Entrepreneurship Education
Total Units17