MCLP Certification

MCLP Certification

How to Become Certified

To become MCLP certified, a landscaping professional must take, and pass, the MCLP exam. Exams are offered twice yearly, once in the spring (March) and once in the fall (November). Please check our calendar of events for dates.

MLP offers Massachusetts landscape professionals working toward their Massachusetts Certified Landscape Professional (MCLP) certification a comprehensive green industry resource called the MCLP Study Guide. The 6.0 version of the Study Guide, published in 2015, presents the study material in a unique digital reference format. The online guide incorporates 1,500 pages of educational material, 400 high-quality color images and interactive tutorials.

MCLP Study Guide

Purchase the Study Guide

To purchase the Study Guide with a check/purchase order, please call the MLP office.

Questions? Contact Carrie Martin, MCLP Certification Manager at or by calling (508) 653-3373.