MCLP Certification

Massachusetts Certified Landscape Professional (MCLP) Certification

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The MCLP program is designed to test the competency and knowledge of the landscape professional; to have this achievement and professional designation recognized in the eyes of the public and the green industry; and to provide a means of continuing education for the certified landscape professional.

Raise the standard, and your results will follow.

The Massachusetts Certified Landscape Professional (MCLP) program is good for your landscaping business, your employees and your customers.

MCLP helps your business by:

  • Giving you a competitive edge versus landscaping companies without certified employees
  • Creating operating efficiencies because your employees have proven landscaping knowledge
  • Providing free marketing for your landscaping business via an exclusive listing on the Massachusetts Association of Landscape Professionals (MLP) website

MCLP helps your employees by:

  • Improving their landscaping skills and confidence
  • Providing professional recognition
  • Creating a landscaping career path and preparing them for greater responsibility

Massachusetts Certified Landscape Professional (MCLP) Certification helps your customers by:

  • Providing peace of mind that your employees can do the landscaping job correctly
  • Offering knowledge that leads to greater vitality and beauty of their landscape
  • Assurance that your employees are the best in the landscape industry

Established in 1993, the MCLP program is overseen by an elected MCLP Committee dedicated to ensuring that year to year, the Massachusetts Certified Landscape Professional (MCLP) Certification program and those certified are of the highest caliber. Your landscaping company, employees and customers deserve nothing less.