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Jul 08

Resetting the Standards of Tree Care / Workshop Coming to Kona

The Hawaii Island Landscape Association, in partnership with Aloha Arborist Association and Western Chapter ISA, are conducting a full-day training on Friday, August 17 at HCC-Palamanui campus (near Kona Airport). The workshop, Resetting the Standards of Tree Care, is geared for arborists, tree workers, and landscapers committed to keeping abreast with recent updates made to the ANSI A300 Pruning …

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May 04

NALP Puts an End to the Hands-On LICT Certification test!

NALP PUTS AN END TO THE HANDS-ON LICT CERTIFICATION TEST This year the only Field Test will be held in Kona on September 8, 2018 NALP (National Association of Landscape Professionals) has announced that as of April 30, 2019, no organization may offer its hands-on Landscape Industry Certified Exterior exam. The hands-on LICT test will …

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Oct 13

Kona Test nets 13 New LICTs

Kona Test On June 17th the Landscape Industry Certified Technician (LICT) Test was held in Kona at the University of Hawaii CTAHR Experiment Station in Kainaliu, with thanks to the dedication and hard work on the part of the Board of Directors of the Hawaii Island Landscape Association (HILA).Tests were conducted in Ornamental Maintenance, Softscape …

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Feb 27

2017 off to a Great Start

Check the web site for up to date information: Landscape Maintenance Training Classes set to start on April 7th; Landscape Industry Certified Technician Test dates are set for June 15th and 17th; and the Vic Paulson Memorial Scholarship has increased the award to two $1,000 scholarships! All registration forms and applications are posted at the …

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Aug 02

2016 LICT Kona Test nets 17 new Landscape Industry Certified Technicians!

This year’s Certification test was held on June 25th at the UH Extension in Kainaliu and an additional test for Irrigation was held again on July 23rd. Congratulations to all those achieving certification this year! Ornamental Maintenance David Stubbs / D.C.S.James McNabb / Alii Town Homes Desmond Toson Jr / Pacific Aina Management Gavin C. …

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