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2023-2024 General Catalog 
2023-2024 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


Turfgrass Assistant Certificate

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The Turfgrass Assistant certficates gives students the basic knowledge needed to work in the turfgrass profession. Students will be exposed to such topics as irrigation systems, landscape design, horticuluture and the applicator license. The program utilizes facilities on campus such as athletic complexes and Willow Ridge Golf Course

This program will give the students hands-on experience of taking skills learned in the classroom directly to the Fort Dodge Country Club Golf Course for implementations.

Enrollment Date: Fall and/or Spring Semester 
Minimum Required Credits: 16 
Campus: Fort Dodge 
Department: Career and Technical Education
CIP#: 01.06070200

Program Outcomes:

  1. The turfgrass management program will provide the student with training to obtain employment in the trufgrass industry.
  2. The turfgrass management program will provide valuable hands-on training so the student will have the necessary skills to enter the turfgrass industry.
  3. The turfgrass management program will provide the student the opportunity to go on to receive a four year degree.

Certificate Total Hours: 16

Non-Discrimination Policy

It is the policy of Iowa Central Community College not to discriminate in its programs, activities, or employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identify, creed, religion, and actual or potential family, parental or marital status. 

If you have questions or complaints related to compliance with this policy, please contact the Vice President of Human Resources, Iowa Central Community College, One Triton Circle, Fort Dodge, Iowa 50501; Telephone: 515-574-1138, Email:, or the Director of the Office for Civil Rights U.S. Department of Education, John C. Kluczynski Federal Building, 230 S. Dearborn Street, 37th Floor, Chicago, IL 60604-7204, Telephone: (312) 730-1560 Facsimile: (312) 730-1576, TDD 800-877-8339 Email: 

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