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Event Details

Advanced Arborist

Date: June 12, 2023 - June 16, 2023
Location: Burlingame, CA, UNITED STATES
Organizer: ACRT
Description: This is a five day class with a minimum of 40 hours. This class is designed for individuals who have completed the ACRT Arborist Training Basic Arborist class, or have at least two years of on-the-job experience along with some formal training. This class is limited to 12 students at a time and instruction is done both hands-on and in the classroom.

The prerequisites for this class are:

Ability to climb to 20’ with rope and saddle
Ability to tie at least four basic knots
Know and practice safe chainsaw techniques
Tree removal experience
Limb walking experience
Basic knowledge of current ANSI Safety Standards
In this class you will learn:

Current ANSI Safety Standards
Compartmentalization Theory of Decay in Trees (CODIT)
To develop and present safety meetings
How to select appropriate tree species for specific sites
Proper planting techniques
Roping, rigging, and zip lining
How to handle storm damage recovery
How to use a tree crane for removal
How to conduct safe aerial rescue training
How to create a tree appraisal report
How to complete a hazard tree rating
Basic supervisory and interpersonal skills
The basics of pest and disease diagnosis
How to use ascenders, split-tail climbing systems, cambium savers, and false crotches
Upon completion of this class you will receive:

ACRT Arborist Training certificate of completion
ACRT Arborist Training’s Working In Trees textbook, complete with current ANSI Safety Standards
ANSI A300 Pruning Standards
Sample forms that may be used for copying
ISA Continuing Education Units (CEUs), if requested

Contact Name: Annissa May
Contact Phone: 330-328-7783
Contact Email:

Registration: Call 330-328-7783
Seats Available: 12
CEUs available: Yes

Start Date: 8:00 AM, June 12, 2023
End Date: 5:00 PM, June 16, 2023

Address: 850 Burlingame Ave
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