The Alabama Certified Landscape Professional Exam consists of written and practical components.  Each exam will include some or all of the following subject areas.  


Written (3 components)

• Content from the ALCLP reference manual

• Landscape Plan Interpretation

• Plant & Pest Identification


Practical (9 components)

• Landscape Plan Lay-out

Tree Planting and Staking

• Grading and Drainage

• Pruning

• Sod Installation

• Job Evaluation - Installation

• Job Evaluation - Maintenance

• Pesticide Application and Safety

• Equipment Operation



A passing grade of 70% on both the written and hands-on-portions of the exam is required for the Alabama Certified Landscape Professional designation.