Arborist Short Course

These four-day short courses teach the basics of arboriculture (tree care), including tree biology, tree risk assessment, tree planting, and other topics.
Arborist Short Course - Workshops
Skill Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Language: English

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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.

Who is this for?
  • Entry level arborists
  • Individuals interested in taking the ISA Certified Arborist Exam
  • Arborists that need a refresher
What will you learn?
  • 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


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