Penn State Extension: Tree Climbing School – $350
The Tree Climbing School is designed to teach the fundamentals of safe tree climbing and maintenance. Emphasis will be placed on learning the skills required to climb and prune trees.
Students completing this school will not be accomplished climbers; however, students will have a satisfactory basic understanding, knowledge, and the skills required in the field of tree maintenance and tree climbing. A great deal of time will be spent in trees climbing.
The school will include classroom and fieldwork covering:
- Safety/safe climbing practices
- Equipment/use of hand tools
- Tree terminology
- Tree disease and insect diagnosis
- Culture and pruning
- Tree removal
This is not a Primex affiliated event. To sign up please visit extension.psu.edu/tree-climbing-school.