Professional development without boundaries — Landscape Ontario supports the idea of making learning as flexible, and accessible, as possible.

Supporting that mandate, the association is pleased to partner with progressive, online learning providers, to give the green industry opportunities for learning.

Online learning is particularly attractive for our industry, since time and place are flexible. Now, seasonal demands or changing weather need not interfere with learning. Plus, online programs allow individuals to progress at their own pace.

Check out offerings below and start your online learning journey today, for a better future!

Professional Development Online
Landscape Ontario's Professional Development Online resources help provide you with the tools to personal and business growth.

Visit Professional Development Online to view a selection of instructional videos by industry leaders.

workplace safety & prevention services
Collaborative Health & Safety Solutions for Landscaping Employees
Long hours during peak season – multiple worksites each day – new workers to train at the start of every season.
WSPS can help you customize your health and safety program around these challenges. We offer:
  • eCourses: Online training for landscapers – health & safety for small businesses, WHMIS, PPE and more.
  • Classroom Training: Bringing real-world experience to health and safety topics.
  • Small Business Centre: Free resources, tools and job aids.
  • Landscape Ontario Workplace Safety Tailgate Talks for the Landscaping Industry.
For more information or to register WSPS.CA 1-877-494-WSPS (9777)

water smart irrigation professional
Become certified
The Water Smart Irrigation Professional (WSIP) Certification Program provides contractors with the tools and knowledge to promote water efficient irrigation practices to their clients. Please see website for details and upcoming training dates.

To learn more, visit

fusion landscape professional
Become certified
The Fusion Landscape Professional (FLP) Certification Program provides professionals with the knowledge to design, install and maintain water-efficient landscapes that optimize the use of rainwater. Please see website for details and upcoming training dates.

To learn more, visit

CBH Consulting By Hart
Building an unstoppable business can be painless.
Gain the clarity, skills and confidence you need to get there.
The CBH Academy is a progressive online training suite that provides targeted guidance to business owners and their leadership teams in an interactive learning environment. All at an affordable cost from the comfort of your own office.
Use SAVE100LO to save $100 on any Business Incubator training purchased before March 15th, 2020.
Visit to view upcoming course details and save your spot on the waitlist.

lmn business management software
Build a better landscape business with software that grows profit, confidence and freedom.
Sign up for a FREE Account NOW!
Over 50,000 landscape professionals use LMN every day to chart a profitable path for their businesses.
Our goal is to help you do the same.

vanden bussche irrigation
Online training portal
Earn CEU credits for both IA & WSIP certifications.
On-board new employees.
Effective use of bad weather days.
Continued education for staff.
Learn drainage design & install.
Learn landscape lighting design & install.
Take advantage of new courses for business owners and crew leaders!
$50 annual subscription
Learn irrigation design, install, service & maintenance at

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Low Impact Development Training (LID)
Meet the demand for sustainable landscaping options and learn about leading edge LID techniques from Ontario's leaders. Planning and design, construction, inspection and maintenance, monitoring and assessment. Free subsidized training available!
Landscape Ontario members receive 10% savings on LID courses with promo code LO1019

Visit for a complete listing of all events and training, including e-learning, webinars and in-class sessions.

green roofs for healthy cities
Living Architecture Academy
Online green infrastructure training.
The best, most up-to-date professional training information on design, installation and maintenance practices.
All under $1,000.

Aquascape University
Aquascape University presents various eLearning curriculums specifically designed for water feature professionals of all skill levels ranging from the inexperienced novice to the seasoned veteran and are specific to the roles and responsibilities of the various personnel on your team. A blend of free and paid courses allow business owners to scale training to suit the needs of their company and personnel.

Until March 31, 2021, all Landscape Ontario members can use the promo code CNLA50AU to receive 50% off all courses and course bundles of Aquascape University.

Visit Aquascape University online or watch a Tutorial Video.

ICPI Online Learning
ICPI has moved all their contractor course offerings to an online environment. Included is a link to the web page that lists them all. Once set up, Landscape Ontario can provide the promotional code to their members. Landscape Ontario members who sign up and use the code will receive a 10% discount. Call 1-800-265-5656 to receive the LO promo code.

ISA Ontario (International Society of Arboriculture – Ontario Chapter)
We offer training, credentialing and educational opportunities for arborists and those involved in tree care. For online learning opportunities and workshops (including ISA CEU opportunities) see

The GeotabAcademy
Uncover and leverage the powerful capabilities of MyGeotab and Geotab Drive to solve the unique challenges of managing your fleet. From improving driver safety and compliance to improving fleet efficiency and everything in between, it all starts with Geotab Academy.