GIE+Expo offers top-notch education opportunities

By edited by Sarah Bunyea

Nineteen different workshops will cover landscape, irrigation and hardscape topics.

For those looking to grow their skills and knowledge, GIE+Expo offers different 19 educational sessions sponsored by the National Association of Landscape Professionals, Fairfax, Virginia; the Irrigation Association, Fairfax, Virginia; and Hardscape North America, New Albany, Indiana.

These workshops make up an exciting, motivational conference program specifically for lawn and landscape professionals, grounds managers and hardscape installers. Sessions will cover estimating, snow and ice management, fleet maintenance, cash flow, and sales and marketing.

Attendees looking to expand or improve their hardscape business can also attend “Let’s Build a Backyard in Two Days,” a series of six demonstrations that will cover everything a contractor needs to know to create beautiful outdoor living spaces.

Preregistration for these events is required. NALP workshops are $85, except NALP workshop 1, which is $129. Hardscape workshops are $65.

For information about education, click here. If you have already registered for GIE+Expo and want to reserve your spot in the workshops, click here and use your dashboard password.