To earn the designation with regular requirements, candidates must:
Written Exam Sections
Candidates who do not achieve 70% in any section(s) will re-write only those sections.
Written exams are delivered in Mettl, an online examination system with live proctoring features.
Candidates submit a Landscape Design portfolio of 3 projects in which they played the key design role. Each project should meet criteria in the Portfolio Submission Guidelines. The portfolio is judged by a committee of academic, design/build members of CNLA or CSLA and a representative of the provincial/regional certification committee.
Portfolio Submission Guidelines
Sample Portfolio Submission
Submit portfolios to:
Canada Nursery Landscape Association
Attn: Professional Development
7856 Fifth Line South
Milton, ON L9T 2X8
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