Landscape Industry Certified Technician — Exterior (formerly known as CLT-E)





Watch and learn about the Landscape Industry Certified Technician-Exterior exam.



 

About the Exam

The certification test for exterior technicians is made up of a hands-on, skill demonstration exam and a written exam.

The candidate selects a specialty area (Softscape Installation, Hardscape Installation, Turf Maintenance, Ornamental

Maintenance or Irrigation) to achieve the designation and is judged on work methods, adherence to best practices and

safety ideals.

 

Test Schedule

The following landscape associations currently offer this program. Please contact them directly for application information.

Each Association establishes the fee structure for their test.

State/Regional Association Test Administrators
State/Province Test Administrator Phone #
California Allison Weiner (916) 830-2780
Colorado Megan Tallman (303) 757-5611
Hawaii Garrett Webb (808) 960-3650
Idaho Ann Bates (800) 462-4769
Illinois Julie Nicoll (630) 472-2851
Indiana Julie Gillen (317) 889-2382
Kansas/MO Jane Male, CAE (816) 561-5323
MD/DC/VA Lynn Turner (301) 948-0810
Michigan Tiffany Carey (248) 646-4992
Nevada Shaine Piccinini
(775) 741-4283
New Jersey Gail Woolcott (201) 703-3600
New York Kim Judge (914) 993-9455
North Carolina Kakki Collins (919) 816-9119
Ohio Kim Sayers (330) 287-0100
Oregon Stacey Barrett (800) 505-8105
Washington Amy Phillips (425) 967-0729
Wisconsin Dawn Lambrecht (262) 782-9522
 
Canadian Nursery Landscape Association
Atlantic Region Claudia Santos (905) 875-1399 x 8635
British Columbia Colin Vince (905) 875-1399 x 8625
Ontario Claudia Santos (905) 875-1399 x 8635
Prairie Region Colin Vince (905) 875-1399 x 8625