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Tree Workers Workshop IN-PERSON ONLY

  • November 13, 2020
  • 6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Tumbleweed Rec Center, Cotton Room, 745 E. Germann, Chandler AZ 85286
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Tree Workers Workshop

Friday, November 13, 2020

6:30 am - 3:00 pm

7 ISA CEUs Available

5 CTSP CEUs Available


LOCATION:

City of Chandler Tumbleweed Rec Center,

Cotton Room,

745 E. Germann, Chandler AZ 85286


LIMITED ATTENDANCE DUE TO CDC GUIDELINES


EARLY Registration Fees thru October 31:

ACTC Member Rate $95

Non-Member Rate $125

REGULAR Registration Fees after October 31:

ACTC Member Rate $110

Non-Member Rate $140



THE CITY OF CHANDLER & ACTC WILL FOLLOW ALL CDC GUIDELINES REGARDING COVID-19 SOCIAL DISTANCING, ETC

Everyone will have to go through the check in
station that takes your picture and temperature and are required to wear
face coverings when in the building.


LIMITED ATTENDANCE DUE TO CDC GUIDELINES



MORNING SESSION at

Tumbleweed Rec Center, Cotton Room,

745 E. Germann, Chandler AZ 85286

AFTER LUNCH, CLASS at

FOLLEY MEMORIAL PARK

(601 E Frye Rd, Chandler, AZ  85225)


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




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