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Arborist Short Course: Day 1

January 31, 2018 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Penn State Extension York County
Address: 112 Pleasant Acres Rd. York, PA 17402

Arborist Short Course – $175

Today there is an increased awareness by homeowners and municipalities for the need of trained and knowledgeable tree care workers. The green industry has responded to this demand for trained professionals by creating certification programs. This four day Arborist Short Course is designed to increase working tree knowledge, professional arborist skills and prepare you for the ISA Certified Arborist exam, which should improve your marketability.
Topics include:

  • Diagnosis of Plant Diseases & Insect Pests
  • Nutrition & Fertilization
  • Selection, Installation & Establishment of Trees & Shrubs
  • Soil & Water Interaction & Management
  • Plant Identification Assessment & Risk Management
  • Pruning
  • Construction Impacts & Management
  • Safety & Climbing

Participants can register to receive a copy of the ISA Arborist Certification Study Guide (a $125 value) or register without a study guide if they already have one. The ISA Study Guide is required for the course. All participants will receive a binder with other printed materials, including instructors slides.

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