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MGIX Training Days: Gear Up for Spring!

March 5, 2019 Register Here!

Cuyahoga Community College Corporate Career Center East
Warrensville Hts., OH


March 7, 2019 Register Here!

Sinclair Community College
Dayton, OH


These one-day programs will feature education sessions, workshops, and networking opportunities for growers, landscapers, and retail garden centers. Connect with colleagues, train your employees, and learn new skills to grow your business. 

  • Five, One-Hour Education Sessions
  • Two Education Tracks with Five Sessions Each
  • Two Hands-On Workshops
  • Sponsor Displays and Networking
  • Lunch Provided


$129 per person, includes a continental breakfast and lunch

You must register in advance by Wednesday, February 20. Space is limited.



Preliminary Schedule:

8:00–8:30 am: Registration & Coffee Mingle

8:30–9:00 am: Welcome 

9:00–10:00 am: Education Session

9:00–11:15 am: Hands-On Workshop

10:15–11:15 am: Education Session

11:30–12:30 pm: Education Session

12:30–2:00 pm: Sponsor Networking Lunch

2:00–3:00 pm: Education Session

2:00–4:15 pm: Hands-On Workshop

3:15–4:15 pm: Education Session

Education Programs
Sessions are still in the works, but both Training Days will have similar schedules. A few of our featured speakers include:


President,  Klyn Nurseries Inc.

Director of Horticulture, Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden

Human Resources, Hidden Creek Landscaping


Hands-On Workshops

Choose to participate in one or both of the following hands-on workshops. RSVP is required during registration. Space is limited to 20 participants per workshop.

Diagnosing Irrigation Electrical Problems
9:00–11:15 am
Irrigation control systems all require a wiring network, but finding and fixing electrical system problems is difficult to learn in the field. In this session, learn what a multi-meter can do for you and practice diagnosing several real-life problems. Led by Scott Knowles, President, Wolf Creek Company.

Landscape Lighting Installation and Servicing
2:00–4:15 pm
Learn installation and diagnosis for low-voltage lighting and practice with work stations. Review common installation mis-takes, service issues, and best practices. A great primer for beginners, "tips and tricks" shared for more seasoned installers. Led by Chuck Watterson, Lighting Specialist, Wolf Creek Company


To Register: 

$129 per person, includes a continental breakfast and lunch

You must register in advance by Wednesday, February 20. Space is limited.


Training Day
March 5, 2019
Warrensville Hts., Ohio

Register Here


Training Day
March 7, 2019
Dayton, Ohio

Register Here




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