This signposting course, split over two half-day sessions, will allow delegates to revise, re-cap and update their Arboricultural Knowledge across a range of topics.
- What is Arboriculture?
- Tree identification
- Tree anatomy and physiology
- Tree pruning practices
- Principal decay fungi, pests, diseases and disorders
- Tree biomechanics
- Trees and the law
- Trees on development
- Trees and buildings
- Career progression
Delegates will be provided access to some instructional videos at the end of the first half-day session. When booking, delegates should ensure that they allow sufficient time to watch these (approx. 1.5hr) before the next session; sessions are typically spaced one week apart.
Arboricultural Association attendance certificate
Via Zoom – Please ensure that you have either downloaded the Zoom App, or have an account, and that the audio and camera are in working order. Please see Zoom Tips
Session 1 - Monday 8th April 2024: 09.00 – 12.30
Session 2 - Monday 15th April 2024: 09.00 – 12.30
Experience working within the arboricultural industry is desirable but new entrants will also benefit from this course as an introduction to the subject.