Three River’s Department of Workforce and Community Education in collaboration with NOFA is pleased to offer NOFA’s Online Organic Lawn Care Certificate Course, a 9-unit, non-credit course that will be held throughout the year. This program is designed to inform participants how to reduce non-point source pollution in the Long Island Sound or their local water source by reducing or eliminating excess fertilizer and pesticide applications. This is an introductory course about healthier, organic methods of managing lawns and turf, intended for lawn care service providers, municipal workers, environmental educators, and others interested in organic lawn care.
This online course will be taught using our online learning management system, Blackboard Learn. Students successfully completing this course will be mailed a certificate of completion.
You can register by printing and returning the NOFA registration form.. Please note that a valid personal email address is required to register for this course. Please indicate this email address on the registration form. You can mail, scan and email, or fax back the registration form to us along with your payment. Once registered, you will be notified by email how to log on to our Blackboard system to access your class. Blackboard Learn is accessed through MyCommNet.
If you have any questions, please email us at NOFA@threerivers.edu or call us at (860) 215-9246.