The Certified Arborist Preperatory Course provides fundamental knowledge in arboriculture for individuals preparing to take the ISA Certified Arborist Exam. Over the course of four days, this class offers hands-on instruction from local Certified Arborists on 16 topics covered in the ISA Certification Study Guide (included).
Monday, May 7, 2018 from 8:45-5:00 - Tree Identification, Tree Biology, Soil Science, Water Management
Monday, May 14, 2018 from 8:45-4:15 - Tree Section, Installation & Establishment, Tree Nutrition & Fertilization, Pruning
Monday, June 4, 2018 from 8:45-4:15 - Tree Assessment & Risk Management, Diagnosis & Plant Disorders, Plant Health Care, Tree Support & Lightning Protection
Monday, June 11, 2018 from 8:45-4:30 - Climbing & Working in Trees, Tree Worker Safety, Trees & Construction, Urban Forestry
Austin Residents | $150.00
Outside of Area | $250.00
Lunch is included. Please contact us if you have dietary restrictions.
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Certified Arborist Prep Course supports the Vision and multiple educational goals of the Austin Urban Forest Plan.