Licensing Exam for Rhode Island Arborists
Arborist Licensing in Rhode Island
Rhode Island requires that all practitioners of arboriculture be licensed. The Urban and Community Forestry Coordinator oversees the licensing and exams for arborists working in RI. This includes all Tree Wardens, as defined in RI General Law § 2-14. In 2019 there were more than 700 arborists licensed in RI.
- RI statute regarding licensure
- Rules and Regulations for Licensing and Registration of Arborists (250-RICR-70-00-1)
See website below for details.