Northern Virginia Soil and Water Conservation District

Fairfax County, Virginia


TTY 711

12055 Government Center Parkway
Suite 905, Fairfax, VA 22035

Willie Woode,
Executive Director

CAP/VCAP Information for Landscape Professionals

Landscape Professional Training

We offer online webinars for the landscape professional community each year to familiarize designers and installers with the program. Interested landscape professionals who complete the CAP quiz can be added to our landscape professionals list that is available to all of our CAP/VCAP participants in Fairfax County, City of Fairfax, and City of Alexandria. 

Current program year materials:

Watch Part 1 of VCAP for Landscape Professionals - Introduction 

Watch Part 2 of VCAP for Landscape Professionals - Technical Overview




Check your knowledge with the Landscape Professionals CAP/VCAP Quiz

Questions? Contact with questions or to request a virtual appointment with staff.


Landscape Professionals Resources

Rain Garden InstallationVCAP/CAP promotes conservation oriented landscape practices. Detailed information about this program can be found in the VCAP Design Manual





Chesapeake Bay Landscape Professionals LogoChesapeake Bay Landscape Professionals Program
The Chesapeake Bay Landscape Professionals (CBLP) program is a training to help landscaping professionals learn about the installation, design, and maintenance of stormwater best management practices (BMPs). They offer a Level 1 and Level 2 certification. Interested in becoming certified? View the training dates on the training calendar to see all the training locations. Still have questions? Contact the program coordinator, Beth Ginter, at

Still have questions?

Please see our Frequently Asked Questions section or email NVSWCD. Send an email to NVSWCD in order to be notified of future training opportunities.

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