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[E-Book] Operational Guidelines for Educational Facilities: Grounds[E-Book] Operational Guidelines for Educational Facilities: Grounds.
Author:Alan S. Bigger, editor-in-chief; Tom Flood, Grounds Task Force Chair
Price:$ 110.00 (Member Price: $ 85.00)
Date Published:02/01/2014
Cover type:E-Book
No of Pages:225

Second edition of popular APPA grounds staffing guidelines publication--now available in a mobile-friendly format.

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APPA’s popular book series, Operational Guidelines for Educational Facilities, is now available in an easy-to-access, easy-to-use e-book format.  The e-book requires an Internet connection and can be read on your computer, tablet, or smartphone.  The new “flip-file” e-books allow you to easily navigate to the chapter or section you need, and the text is completely keyword searchable. NOTE: E-books are not downloadable or printable.

Fully revised and updated.  Includes 5 Levels of Service for 6 standard spaces; 9 chapters; 4 appendices, including an extensive grounds/landscape operations glossary.

To order the hard copy version of Operational Guidelines: Grounds, go here
Also see the APPA Grounds Guidelines/GroundsOpsStaff Package, which includes a free copy of the printed publication.

  • Chapter 1: Sustainable Grounds Operations
  • Chapter 2: Green Fuels, Vehicles, and Equipment
  • Chapter 3: Designing a Successful Grounds Maintenance Organization: The Broadcast and Zone Approach
  • Chapter 4: Landscape Inventory and Measurement
  • Chapter 5: Grounds Staffing Guidelines
  • Chapter 6: Contracting Options
  • Chapter 7: Benchmarking Your Organization
  • Chapter 8: Snow Removal
  • Chapter 9: Position Descriptions for the Green Industry
  • Appendix A: Case Study: Quality Appearance Program
  • Appendix B: Glossary
  • Appendix C: Professional Organizations and Associations
  • Appendix D: Bibliography and Resources

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