Calendar & Events

CTSP Workshop (TCIA)

Two-Day Advanced Safety/Behavioral Workshop and Certification Exam

Northeast Public Power Association

Littleton, MA

Webinar: Urban Wood Network (Free)

From Leaders to Neighbors – Gaining Support for Urban Wood - #2 in the “Urban Wood Toolkit” Webinar Series:

online, WI

TREE Fund Webinar (Free)

Can We Vaccinate Trees to Protect Against Diseases? - Dr. Glynn Perceval, Bartlett Tree Experts Research Laboratory, UK

online, IL

Online Class: Utility Arboriculture (UMass-Amherst)

Principles and practices of Utility Arboriculture. Course topics include Utility Pruning, Integrated Vegetation Management, Safety, Project Management, Regulations, Communications, Electrical Knowledge, and Storm and Disaster Management.

online, MA

Arboriculture 101 (CTPA)

Arboriculture 101 is a course given by the CTPA two times a year for those wishing to advance in the field of arboriculture and to prepare for the Connecticut Arborist License exam.

CTPA Office

Wallingford, CT

Invasive - Ailanthus altissima - Targeting the Tree of Heaven

Join industry specialists to learn about tree of heaven and spotted lanternfly. Topics include basic identification, ecology, control strategies for various settings, and how to cut and remove Tree of Heaven after treatment.

Clara B. Perkins Chapel, Blossom Hill Cemetery

Concord, NH

Trees & Utilities National Conference

Learning and engagement event for utility vegetation managers and associated urban forestry professionals

Duke Energy Convention Center

Cincinnati, OH

Connecticut Arborist Licensing Exam - Oral Test

Oral exam for CT Arborist License

New Haven (or TBD), CT

Women's Tree Climbing Workshop - 10th Annual

A workshop for women, taught by women, to learn how to climb trees, with an emphasis on arboriculture.

Harvard Forest

Petersham, MA

Massachusetts Town Forest Conference

Annual Town Forest event - A gathering of Community Members, Foresters, Land Trusts, Municipal Officials, Civic Groups, & Natural Resource Professionals

Barber Reservation

Sherborn, MA

Tree Healthcare Seminar

Seminar on Preserving Legacy Trees, by Rainbow Treecare

Wellesley College - Wall Room

Wellesley, MA

Tree Healthcare Seminar

Seminar on Preserving Legacy Trees, by Rainbow Treecare

Bartlett Arboretum

Stamford, CT

Saluting Branches

Join the Saluting Branches initiative to give back to those who gave so much. 2019 sites in New England will include the Vermont Veterans Memorial Cemetery, New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery, Middletown, Connecticut Veterans Cemetery, Rhode Island Veterans Memorial Cemetery, and the Massachusetts National Cemetery.

Veteran Cemeteries Across New England and US

n/a, MA

Arborist Technical Rigging and Chainsaw Safety Certificate Course

The New England Chapter ISA is proud to be partnering to Vermeer Northeast to offer a great day of training! The 1/2-day Technical Rigging module will provide skilled tree workers with the information they need to set up complex rigging systems. The 1/2-day Chainsaw Safety module will rotate participants through a series of chainsaw safety stations. Participants will receive a certification of completion $100 member, $135 non-member. 7 CEU's.

Southern Maine Community College

Brunswick, ME

ArborMaster L1 Precision Tree Felling, Chainsaw Safety and Handling

Hosted by Shelter Tree, Inc.
195 John L. Dietsch Square
North Attleboro, MA 02763

Wrentham, MA

ArborMaster L1 Tree Climbing Methods, Work Positioning & Best Practice

Hosted by Shelter Tree, Inc
195 John L. Dietsch Square
North Attleboro, MA 02763

Attleboro, MA

ISA Certification Exam

ISA Certification Exam. Application Deadline: September 12, 2019. Enrollment Deadline: September 19, 2019

Sheraton Springfield Monarch Place Hotel

Springfield, MA

Working Together: Springfield's City Trees & Downtown Revitalization

Walk the Springfield downtown corridor to observe tree protection strategies designed to safeguard the city’s growing resource. The tour will end with a tomography demonstration to detect urban tree decay. 3 CEUs

Springfield Sheraton

Springfield, MA

Blending Stationary Rope with Moving Rope Techniques for Your Best Climb

Mark Chisholm will lead this workshop showing how to blend stationary rope and moving rope techniques for optimal tree climbing. Participants will meet at Forest Park (details will be emailed to registered participants). 3 CEUs.

Forest Park

Springfield, MA

i-Tree Tools, Applications and Resources

Sheraton Springfield

Springfield, MA

CPR/AED & First Aid Certification or Re-Certification

This certification course covers CPR/AED and First-Aid including relief of choking, bleeding control, seizures, heart attack, diabetic, epi-pen use, allergic reactions, snake bites, broken bones, bandaging, glove removal, poisoning, CPR for Adults and Children (optional-Infant) AED use (automated external defibrillator), and how to aid with other life-threatening emergencies.

Sheraton Springfield Mahogany Room

Springfield, MA

2019 Trek des Trees

Welcome to this year’s Trek des Trees! This tree walk and educational quiz should take no longer than 3 hours to complete. There are tree questions, pest/disease questions, and local history questions. Pick up your Trek at the registration desk. 3 ISA CEUs and 1 Pesticide Credit will be issued to those that complete the Trek.

Sheraton Springfield

Springfield, MA

New England ISA Annual Conference & Trade Show

Please join us for the New England Chapter ISA Annual Conference & Trade Show in the heart of New England at the Sheraton Springfield in Springfield, Massachusetts. Gary Johnson will be this year's Key Note Speaker. Pre-conference workshops feature iTree, a tree tour, and climbing with Mark Chisholm. Network, Earn CEUs and Pesticide Credits.

Sheraton Springfield

Springfield, MA

TickTalk Webinar (UMass Extension-FREE)

2019 Tick Updates from the UMass Laboratory of Medical Zoology - Dr. Stephen Rich

online, MA

ISA Certification Exam

ISA Certification Exam. Enrollment Deadline: September 27, 2019. Application Deadline: October 2, 2019

Orono, ME

Tree Steward Training (Mass. DCR)

Annual two day training for tree committee members, tree wardens, arborists, volunteers, and others

Harvard Forest

Petersham, MA

SAF National Convention

Annual convention of the Society of American Foresters

Louisville, KY

TCIA Expo

Educational programs and tradeshow

Pittsburgh, PA

TREE Fund Webinar (Free)

Health Benefits of City Trees: Research Evidence & Economic Values - Dr. Kathleen Wolf, Univ. of Washington

online, WA

Partners in Community Forestry Conference

National conference hosted by the Arbor Day Foundation. Presentation Proposals accepted through March 31, 2019

Cleveland, OH

ISA Certification Exam

ISA Certification Exam. Application Deadline: November 11, 2019. Enrollment Deadline: November 18, 2019.

Orono, ME

Connecticut Arborist Licensing Exam - Oral Test

Oral exam for CT Arborist License

New Haven (or TBD), CT

ISA Certification Exam

ISA Certification Exam. Application Deadline: November 19, 2019. Enrollment Deadline November 26, 2019.

Massachusetts Horticultural Society, Elm Bank

Wellesley, MA

2020 ISA International Conference and Tradeshow

Albuquerque, New Mexico has been selected as the host city for the 2020 ISA Annual International Conference & Trade Show to be held August 9-12 preceded by the International Tree Climbing Championship (ITCC) August 7-9.

Albuquerque, NM