The Ohio Landscape Association helps its members take their business to the next level with
its educational programs and workshops, networking opportunities, and with the
determination to increase public awareness of the professionalism of the landscape
industry.  

See below for a listing of the many benefits the OLA has to offer.  Take advantage of their
value and your membership could pay for itself...over and over again!

LANDSCAPE CONTRACTORS AND SUPPLIERS
The time is now to make the right investment in your company!  Submit your OLA
membership application today and
SAVE $50 instantly off your initial membership dues!

This offer is for new members only - if you have been a member in any of the last three
years (2013, 2014 or 2015) you are not eligible - please click RENEW Membership in the right
column.

To become a member of the OLA, complete the online application process or download
the PDF version and mail or fax your application in.  (If you are applying for a Teacher
(Affiliate) or Student membership, you must use the PDF version located below)
TEACHERS & STUDENTS
Students studying in the area of horticultural on a full-time
basis at an accredited college or in college are invited to join the
OLA! Full time instructors of Horticulture are also invited to
join!  Students and teachers cannot apply online, please print
out application and apply by fax or mail.

TEACHER AND STUDENT MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION
OLA Membership (Regular & Associate)
OLA Membership (Education)
OLA MEMBER CENTER
Our Member Center gives OLA members access to important industry information, the
ability to download OLA logos, a copy of our membership directory, and useful business
resources such as links to sites that will help you run your business more efficiently.
CDL COMPLIANCE
Discounts on commercial driver's license training.
CREDIT CARD PROCESSING SERVICES
Competitive pricing for processing debit and credit cards, customer loyalty programs,
gift cards, and more!
REGULAR PROGRAMS AND MEMBER MEETINGS
Meetings with great speakers are held in both Northeast and Central Ohio regions at NO
COST
to members on topics ranging from industry speakers, to human resources, to sales,
to better business practices.
HUMAN RESOURCES AND MATERIALS
Group discounts on drug free workplace programs, employee manuals and more.
HORTICULTURE TRAINING
OLA members receive a 10% discount on in-house horticulture training and education
services.  Topics include disease ID and control, plant identification, tree and shrub care,
and many more.
PUBLIC RELATIONS
Increased public awareness through participation in public events, news releases to the
press, and our award winning consumer website,
www.MyOhioLandscaping.com;
offering a free referral service of our members to consumers.
ASCA - REDUCED MEMBERSHIP DUES
OLA members receive 20% off membership dues in the Accredited Snow Contractors
Association (ASCA).  The ASCA helps to limit the liability of snow contractors through a
certification/accreditation process and by lobbying for fair laws regarding slip and fall
liability.
OLA SCHOLARSHIPS
The OLA is involved with vocational schools and colleges throughout the state,
promoting the landscape industry and offering scholarships to high school and college
students studying horticulture.
OFFICE SUPPLY DISCOUNTS
OLA's partnership with Office Depot/Office Max provides discount pricing on office
products to OLA members. With this new member service program, you can receive up
to 80% off of preferred products, 15% off the 3,000 most commonly used products and
more.
PUBLICATIONS
Monthly magazine, The Growing Concern, featuring great articles that will help you run
your business professionally and successfully, and the OLA
Membership Directory.
Benefits of Belonging
GROUP WORKER'S COMPENSATION
Substantial base rate reductions (up to the maximum allowed discount). To receive a
no-cost, no-obligation analysis of your potential premium savings,
click here.
EMAIL MARKETING
Savings of up to 25% on email marketing, social media marketing, and online survey
tools that will help you grow your business and build stronger customer relationships.
FUEL DISCOUNT PROGRAM
Volume discounts for OLA members participating in this group savings plan.
OLA EDUCATION SERIES
The OLA brings you many opportunities to tune your business and technical skills.  Our
OLA Education Series gives you and your employees the skills and training needed to
show your customers that you are serious about your profession.
MEDICAL BENEFITS
Flexible and affordable coverage that you can offer to your employees.
SAFETY PROGRAM MATERIALS
Low-cost access to a ready-to-use safety program that includes a CD, customizable
record-keeping forms, webinars, safety publicatons, and much more.
INTERNATIONAL CERTIFICATION PROGRAMS
Stand out and show your professionalism by becoming an Landscape Industry Certified
Technician!
LANDSCAPE OHIO! AWARDS PROGRAM
Easy to enter and a great marketing tool for your company.  Become an award
winning company and enter your maintenance and installation projects in our annual
competition!
OLA SCHOLARSHIP GOLF CLASSIC
A great day and a great fundraiser held in August to support the OLA Scholarship
Program
PUBLICATION PARTNERSHIPS
Increased public awareness through the distribution of Landscape Ohio! Magazine.
Printed Bi-Annually and distributed to area households via Cleveland Magazine. Filled
with photos of our Landscape Ohio!Award winning landscapes, articles and
advertisements exposing consumers to OLA Members projects and services.
ADVOCACY
OLA works on legislative issues, both at the state and federal level to protect your
business interests.
Ohio Landscape Association
9240 Broadview Road
Broadview Heights, OH 44147
440-717-0002
Toll Free: 800-335-6521