The course is an introduction to the field of Arboriculture. It covers tree biology, soil science, plant classification and identification and safety. Participants learn about pruning techniques, pests, diseases, environmental stresses and other factors that impact urban tree health.
If you are planning to become a Certified Arborist, this course will help prepare you for the mandatory Arborist Certification examination which is administered by the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA).
- Registration is currently closed. Next course intake will be Fall 2021. Dates TBA.
- Information about eligibility and the application process for ISA Certification can be found on the ISA website.
- ** Important information about provincial regulations for practicing Arboriculture in Manitoba can be found on the Province of Manitoba Agriculture and Resource Development website.