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[Software] Grounds Guidelines/GroundsOpsStaff Package[Software] Grounds Guidelines/GroundsOpsStaff Package.
Author:APPA and Hunter Consulting & Training
Price:$ 455.00 (Member Price: $ 360.00)
Date Published:2012

Exclusively available from APPA.

This is the updated software application that supplements APPA's popular publication, Operational Guidelines for Educational Facilities: Grounds, second edition and third edition.  GroundsOpsStaff-2ed includes the five APPA Appearance Levels, the six standard grounds areas, worksheets for grounds inventory data in multiple units of measure, and much more.  Your purchase includes a print Book of the Operational Guidelines: Grounds publication, which explains the five APPA Appearance Levels and provides information on benchmarking, job descriptions, outsourcing, and much more.

GroundsOpsStaff allows you to easily run calculations on your grounds staffing data and helps you justify your human and funding resources for your campus' landscape operation.  The software is network-enabled, allowing real-time file sharing.  GroundsOpsStaff-2ed performs all the calculations of the Operational Guidelines: Grounds publication, generates reports, and generates audit package.  In addition, you can export reports and other data to Excel, Word, or PowerPoint.

Local variables and grounds matrices may be configured to meet your local conditions.  In addition to the 6 APPA standard staffing matrices, you can create 144 additional local staffing matrices to accommodate traditional landscape assets as well as other non-landscape assets.  The basic package from APPA handles up to 500 records and can handle all functions for small to medium sized organizations.  Large organizations can upgrade to 10,000 records from the software developer. You also get 60 days of free tech support from the software developer.

Want to test-drive before you buy?  Download the demo version at  The demo is fully functional for 100 records and will allow complete evaluation of all the basic features as well as the upgrades.  Output features are limited in the demo version.

RETURN POLICY:  You may request a refund for the Grounds Guidelines/GroundsOpsStaff Package ONLY within 60 days of purchase and ONLY if you have NOT used your Product Code and Activation Key to activate the GroundsOpsStaff-2ed software.  Contact for assistance.

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