CNPS Workshops

CNPS field workshop

Workshops & Professional Training

California Native Plant Society’s plant science training workshops provide botanists, biologists, and ecologists the scientific skills and practical experience necessary to assess, manage, and protect native plants and lands in California and beyond.

Pre-registration is required and many workshops sell out before the deadline. Sign up early and secure your spot!

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High Quality, High Value

All CNPS workshops feature:
Expert Instructors
Hands-On Learning
Beautiful Field Sites
Small Class Sizes
Science-Backed Skills

2019 Workshops


Stay tuned for our 2019 workshops schedule, which will be available in fall 2018.

Want to be notified when the schedule is posted and registration is open? Sign up for monthly workshop updates!

Before registering, please review our workshop cancellation policy, registration and payment policy, and participant expectations. Note that some details, including exact locations of classroom or field sites, may be subject to change.

If you have questions about any workshops, or suggestions for future workshop topics and instructors, e-mail Becky Reilly,