This 2nd edition manual serves as a comprehensive and informative reference manual, employee training guide, and the recommended study material for the Landscape Industry Certified Technician - Exterior exam. It demonstrates: -Step-by-step how-to's for getting work done right the first time; -Troubleshooting guidelines for the field; -Checklists for equipment operations and maintenance; -First aid and safety guidelines. The 2nd edition's updates/enhancements include: -New industry information in the areas of conservation and sustainability; -New topics such as flower and planter maintenance and aquatic plant maintenance in water features; -Greater emphasis on safety and communication; -Graphics/photographs; -Practice problems; -Access to 20+ online training videos that demonstrate the proper procedures and techniques to perform common tasks. From learning how to aerate turf to maintaining equipment, these videos show step-by-step instructions for the visual learner. PLANET members are eligible for 33% off the list price of this publication. Place your order at LandcareNetworkStore.org to receive your member discount.