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Tree Workers Workshop (ACTC)

  • November 01, 2019
  • 6:45 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Chandler Community Center • 125 E. Commonwealth Ave Chandler, AZ 85244 Room 110
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Tree Workers Workshop


Friday, November 1, 2019

6:45am - 3:00pm


     

Tumbleweed Recreation Center, Cotton Room

745 E Germann Rd

Chandler, AZ 85244 

Registration Fees:

  • ACTC Member Rate (includes Staff of ACTC Members)
    • $95 - thru October 1
    • $110.00 - after October 1
  • Non-Member
    • $125 - thru October 1
    • $140 - after October 1


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MORNING SESSION at Tumbleweed Recreation Center, Cotton Room


AFTER LUNCH, CLASS at FOLLEY MEMORIAL PARK (601 E Frye Rd, Chandler, AZ 85225)


ISA - Tree Workers Certification Exams:

Click here for info on exam, or call 1-866-785-8960 for details on the Western Chapter ISA Tree Workers Certification Exam



SCHEDULE

6:15 - 6:45am Registration and Coffee


6:45 - 7:45am Tree Health and Science

How trees grow and defend against decay; how to recognize signs of decay.


7:45 - 8:45am Pruning

The costs and benefits of pruning; the physiology of pruning; pruning techniques.


8:45 - 9:00am Break


9:00 - 10:00am Removal

How to safely and efficiently perform tree removals; height estimation, felling, climbing, bucking and lifting; the use of cranes during tree removal.


10:00 - 11:00am Cabling and Bracing

Reasons for installing cables and braces; hardware and tools; attachment techniques.


11:00am - Noon Lunch

Lunch is on your own.


AFTER LUNCH, CLASS at FOLLEY MEMORIAL PARK (601 E Frye Rd, Chandler, AZ 85225)


Noon - 1:00pm Safety/Climbing

Current safety regulations; personal protection equipment, chainsaw safety; electrical hazards; climbing equipment, ropes and knots; methods for ascending, descending and working in trees.


1:00 - 2:00pm Rigging

Use of rigging ropes and equipment; techniques for proper rigging.


2:00 - 3:00pm Review


Earn up to 6 CEUs



 

     

ISA  - Tree Workers Certification Exams:

Click here for info on exam, or call 1-866-785-8960  for details and dates on the Western Chapter ISA Tree Workers Certification Exam.  






Your ISA & OPM Certification Numbers are necessary for the CEU sign-in sheets.  To help us expedite your CEU submissions, please provide your certification numbers so we have on file. 

Go here to send us your certification numbers.




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