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Natural Resources, Soil Science & Land Surveying at UNH

UNH Professional Development & Training offers a variety of non-credit, continuing education programs for soil science and land surveying professionals. 

Learn the latest in wetland evaluation, soil science, geospatial technology, drones and more!  You can enroll at any time with flexible class formats that include one-day workshops, multi-day certificates, boot camps, and online programs.

Upcoming Workshops

View 2019/20 Natural Resources Schedule

Download a Fall 2019 Catalog

Stormwater Management Certificate

12 Month Certificate | Enroll Anytime

Fall 2019 / Spring 2020 Dates Now Available

Earn your Stormwater Management Certificate in as little as 6 months or as long as one year.  This certificate is designed for landscape architects, engineers, surveyors, project managers and others involved in designing, building and maintaining stormwater management systems.


NEW: GIS/GPS Programs

Learn how to use ArcMap to produce attractive, effective maps; learn to map natural resources and community assets while exploring methods for sharing maps with others, and learn how to visually analyze 3D data during any one of our new GIS programs.

Available Courses:

Soil Science & Land Surveying

Many of our courses are approved for Foresters, Surveyors, and Wetland and Soil Scientists on behalf of their accredited organizations.

For professional certification: New Hampshire Licensure and Certification of Soil Scientists, Natural Scientists, Foresters, and Land Surveyors is governed by the Office of Professional Licensure and Certification, an official office of the state of New Hampshire. UNH PD&T does not currently offer certificate programs for soil scientists. The Wetland Certificate Program was discontinued in 2014.

Permaculture Design Certificate

3 Course Certificate | Online

Permaculture provides solutions to complex sustainability problems, which are immediately applicable in rapidly changing, turbulent times. Learn and grow from the experience of leading, local permaculture practictioners.


Drone (UAV/UAS) Operation

UNH PD&T is the leading drone operator training solution in Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine. UNH offers custom programs that can be brought to your area or our open enrollment programs for engineers, land surveyors, city planners, photographers, academics or hobbyists.

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