Continuing Your Education

Many of the Gaia College courses qualify for Continuing Education Credits (also known as CECs, or CEUs for “Continuing Education Units”) with industry professional organizations such as:

  • Canadian Nursery Landscape Association (CNLA)
  • National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP - USA)
  • BC Society of Landscape Architects (BCSLA)
  • International Society of Arboriculture (ISA)
  • Master Gardeners of Ontario Incorporated (MGOI)
  • Canadian Society for Organic Urban Land Care (SOUL)
  • Integrated Pest Management Canada (IPM Canada)
  • Northeast Organic Farming Association (NOFA)
  • Architectural Institute of British Columbia (AIBC)

See our course links below to find out the credits available.

Each organization that offers Continuing Education Credits for Gaia College courses has its own application process. Find out more: How to Apply for your Continuing Education Credits

You can also qualify for the SOUL Organic Land Care Accredited Practitioner and Certified Professional qualifications. For more information visit: SOUL Membership Types

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CEC Information by Course

Business Skills for Land Care Professionals

Ecological Landscape Design

Ecological Plant Knowledge 1 - Natives

Ecological Plant Knowledge 2 - Ornamentals

Growing Food

Landscape Design Basics with Sketchup Pro

Living Green Infrastructure

Organic Horticulture Specialist

Organic Master Gardener

Rainwater Harvesting & Management