Ohio Landscape Association
9240 Broadview Road
Broadview Heights, OH 44147
440-717-0002
Toll Free: 800-335-6521
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OLA Education
Upcoming Education Series Courses
As Ohio's professional green industry association, we
pride ourselves in offering our members
opportunities to tune their business and technical
skills.

Our OLA Education Series give you and your
employees the skills and training needed to show
your customers that you are serious about your
profession.

For any additional information about any of our
education programs, contact the OLA at
1-800-335-6521 or email
info@ohiolandscapers.org
JANUARY 25 & 26, 2018
LMN BUILD A BETTER LANDSCAPE BUSINESS SEMINAR (CLEVELAND)
Bring your numbers (all financials are kept confidential) and learn the simple systems proven
to build more efficient, more productive landscape companies. It couldn’t be easier. In just 2
days, you’ll create real planning & estimating systems for your company, ready to be used
the very next day. Use the Discount Code:
OHAJAN2018 to save on admission.

FEBRUARY
FEBRUARY 15, 2018
BUSINESS LEGAL CLINIC: Contracts / Hiring & Firing
Having solid contracts and understanding the laws when hiring employees are paramount
to running a good business and avoiding devastating lawsuits. Join us and learn the
elements of a good contract and how to avoid litigation. In addition, we will discuss the
importance of a solid employee handbook and methods of fighting unemployment.

FEBRUARY 22, 2018
LANDSCAPE BUSINESS BOOTCAMP
Spend a day with business owners who have done it as they walk you through the core
concepts of building a better business. This program is meant for business owners, managers,
employees and anyone else seeking to improve their business expertise in the landscape
industry.

MARCH
MARCH 1,  2018
SKETCHUP FOR BEGINNERS
Don’t have the time necessary to learn how to use complicated design software? SketchUp
is hands-down the most intuitive, not to mention powerful, easy-to-learn 3D drawing tool on
the planet. Join us as we cover the basic tools, their uses, and challenges associated with
createing a finished landscape model.

MARCH 12 & 13 2018
FOREMAN TRAINING
Foremen have to walk the fine line in working side by side with employees while having to
direct, motivate and critique them. In this seminar, they will learn how to more effectively
handle tight deadlines, tight margins and increase customer satisfaction. Held in both NE
and Central Ohio.

MARCH 22 & 23, 2018
LMN BUILD A BETTER LANDSCAPE BUSINESS SEMINAR (CINCINNATTII)
Bring your numbers (all financials are kept confidential) and learn the simple systems proven
to build more efficient, more productive landscape companies. It couldn’t be easier. In just 2
days, you’ll create real planning & estimating systems for your company, ready to be used
the very next day. Use the Discount Code:
OHAMAR2018 to save on admission.

APRIL
APRIL 5, 2018
CDL TRAINING
Join us for Commercial Driver’s License Training and learn the information you need to know
to pass the state CDL test. Taught by former truck driver and state test examiner, Daryl
Lengyel.