Master Gardener Trainees are required to participate in a minimum of forty (40) hours of training. Each trainee is expected to attend all core classes. Any missed sessions must be made up through arrangements with supervising Extension staff members. In addition, supervising Extension staff may require trainees to participate in training focused on locally relevant topics.
Core Classes: 30+ hours (requirements in all counties)
Soils & composting
Additional Classes (topics may vary by county)
Garden Animals and Wildlife
Weeds and Invasive Plants
Tree and Small Fruit
Gardening Equipment, Fitness, and Safety