Arborist Short Course
Certified Arborists Examination
This course provides training for people interested in taking the International Society of Arboriculture Certified Arborists Examination. Further details can be found on the Pennsylvania Tree Resource Guide site.
ISA Certified Arborist, PCH, and PA Landscape Architect CEUs and Pesticide Credits are available.
- Entry level arborists
- Individuals interested in taking the Certified Arborist Exam
- Arborists that need a refresher
- The basics of tree biology
- Tree risk assessment skills
- How to plant trees
- How to diagnose tree diseases and arthropod pests
- How to care for trees
- How to manage soil and provide nutrition for trees
- How to prune in accordance with ANSI standards
- How to safely climb trees
- Construction impacts and management
Sharon I Gripp, Gregory Hoover, Gary W. Moorman, Ph.D.