There are three criteria you must meet to be eligible for CTEM:

  • You must be currently employed as a turf equipment manager. The definition of a turf equipment manager is one who is entrusted with the management and operations of the equipment utilized to maintain the turfgrass, including involvement in safety, inventory, purchasing, budgeting, and training on equipment used to maintain the turfgrass.
  • You must have three or more years of experience as a turf equipment manager.
  • You must have completed the Equipment Manager Certificate Program (EMCP) Level 1 and Level 2.