Rigging Workshop

List of Courses

Applied Tree Biology

The Arboricultural Association Applied Tree Biology course will develop a fundamental understanding of tree biology and help arboriculturalists understand the science that underpins tree management practices. Run by Dr Andy Hirons this is not a course to be missed. 

Dates/Venues

 01/11/2018

 Preston, Lancashire

 06/11/2018

 Bristol

 07/11/2018

 Wokingham, Berkshire

Course Fees

ArbAC Preparation Workshop

This FREE regional event is open to all Contractors with an interest in the ARB Approved Contractor Scheme (attendees can qualify for a 25% discount on the initial assessment fee.)

Dates/Venues

 07/11/2018

 Tonbridge, Kent

 05/12/2018

 Buckfastleigh, Devon

Course Fees

Arboricultural Knowledge

A one-day 'signposting' course to help arborists improve their understanding of arboriculture's wide range of knowledge topics: tree ident, physiology, pruning, decay, biomechanics and much more.

Dates/Venues

 15/11/2018

 Penkridge, Staffordshire

Course Fees

Aspiring Consultants Day

Considering Becoming a Registered Consultant?

 

The Arboricultural Association is pleased to announce the launch of a new free to attend Aspiring Consultants Day.

With many professionals taking the step into consultancy, being able to demonstrate your standard of knowledge and experience, and your ability to practise as an arboricultural consultant in the most complex situations sets you apart from the field.

Dates/Venues

 08/11/2018

 Warwickshire

Course Fees

BS5837: Tree Surveying and Categorisation

The course is aimed at any person, in any industry, involved in undertaking or reviewing BS5837 reports.

Dates/Venues

 13/11/2018

 Ilminster, Somerset

Course Fees

Business Masterclass

This course is for the owners, directors and managers of small to medium-sized arb contracting and consulting businesses.

 

A one-day course with the aim of decluttering your mind and getting you to think about the present and the future in a different way.

 

It will be a very full day of presentations, discussions and questions. Delegates and instructors will work as a group where everyone can ask questions and get the information they need in a friendly, approachable and light-hearted environment, so expect a workshop style to the day.

 

This course aims to take the delegates businesses to the next level by introducing the skill and knowledge areas that owners and directors need to develop to quickly leap ahead of the competition.

 

The result of attending this course will be an immediate increase in sales, an understanding that everyone has the same problems as you, reassurance that there is help available and so hopefully a dramatic reduction in stress.

 

Dates/Venues

 29/01/2019

 Wakefield, Yorkshire

Course Fees

Climate Change – Building Resilience in the Arboricultural Sector

The workshop is designed to be suitable for any arboricultural professional, including Local Authority Tree officers, Arboricultural Consultants and Contractors and Landscape Architects.

It may also be useful to professionals of other disciplines such as loss adjusters and engineers to gain a modern understanding of the likely impact of climate change, focussed on the urban tree environment.

Dates/Venues

 21/11/2018

 Wokingham, Berkshire

Course Fees

Cornwall Branch Arborists Autumn Seminars

The day is to be held on 20th November 2018 and we be covering a variety of subjects from tree inspection regimes to tree and wildlife associations. It is a unique opportunity to hear what’s new in the industry and hear a nationally recognised speaker give a new presentation

Dates/Venues

 20/11/2018

 Cornwall

Course Fees

ISA Certified Arborist Training Programme

The International Society of Arboriculture’s Certified Arborist certification programme has been available in the UK since 1998. It was designed primarily as a ‘self-study’ programme (based around a study guide) for those involved in the industry (minimum three years’ experience) who wished to formalise their knowledge and skills. It is very much aimed at practicing arborists.

The programme will run over six full days and will cover the theoretical knowledge of the sixteen subject areas. Each subject is covered in the published study guide, a copy of which will be provided to each person, as part of the course.

Dates/Venues

 17/01/2019

 Warwickshire

Course Fees

Northern Branch Seminar- Trees in Urban Environment

‘Protecting and Managing Strategic Tree Resources Through Public-Private Partnerships’

 

An exciting day from the Northern Branch in the centre of Newcastle featuring talks from Jeremy Barrell, Dr Dealga O’Callaghan, Richard Barnes and Russell Horsey. 

Dates/Venues

 31/10/2018

 Newcastle

Course Fees

Professional Tree Inspection

This three day (non residential) course is designed for experienced arboriculturists who are entrusted to make the right decision regarding tree safety issues. 

The well respected course is Lantra Awards accredited and those who are successful in the exam will be awarded with a certificate of achievement. 

Dates/Venues

 06/11/2018

 Brandon, Suffolk

Course Fees

Professional Tree Inspection Refresher

Are you looking to sharpen your skills in professional tree inspection?

This one day refresher course is perfect for those who have previously attended the Lantra Awards 3-day course and need to keep up to date with the ever changing thoughts and policies surrounding tree survey and inspection. 

Dates/Venues

 27/11/2018

 Staffordshire

Course Fees

Professional Tree Inspection Retake

A retake of the Professional Tree Inspection exam.

Only available to previous Professional Tree Inspection course candidates.

Dates/Venues

 08/11/2018

 Brandon, Suffolk

Course Fees

TRAQ Renewal Course

If you have had your TRAQ qualification for coming up to 5 years you will need to attend a TRAQ Renewal Course to keep your qualification current. This course will refresh the key points of TRAQ and give you chance to sit the exam again as is required by the ISA. 

Dates/Venues

 15/11/2018

 Warwickshire

Course Fees

Tree Pests, Diseases and Fungi

This hands on course is ideal for tree work contractors and others who need to identify and diagnose tree pests, diseases and fungi as part of their regular work.

Dates/Venues

 20/11/2018

 Warwickshire

Course Fees

Valuing and Managing Veteran Trees

With some trees ageing into the thousands its important to understand the unique way in which to value and manage these impressive trees. 

This course is open to anyone, in any profession, who has a keen interest in Ancient and Veteran trees.  

Dates/Venues

 24/10/2018

 Warwickshire

Course Fees