Overview for MCA Exam 3.0 (Mass. Arbor. Assoc.)

9:00am 3:00pm


Elm Bank
900 Washington Street
Wellesley, MA
United States

This course offers an overview of the MCA program including what to expect for the new MCA 3.0 exam material, helpful study tips, a review of key points, and useful strategies for Tree ID –  brought to you by members of the MCA committee, MA DCR and the MAA office.

The course is designed to provide a review of key points for each chapter of the Study Guide as well as the new additional resources, ANSI Standards and Best Management Practice manuals.  The course does NOT attempt to teach the material found in the study guide.  It is expected that course candidates have reviewed and/or are familiar with the content of the study material.  The presenters will focus on strategies for effective studying and test taking.  Course participation does not guarantee improved performance on the MCA exam.


9:00 a.m. .... Welcome & What to Expect

9:20 a.m. .... Tree ID Review with Tips & Tree Walk-around (MA DCR)

11:00 - 12:30 .... Study Material Review

12:30 n ... Lunch on your own

1:00 - 2:30 p.m. ..... Study Material Review

2:30 p.m. ..... Q&A with Committee and sample exam questions

Access to the online MCA Study Guide Version 3.0 is strongly encouraged and advanced review will be extremely helpful!  



$69.00 MCA Overview (Member Ticket)

$99.00 MCA Overview (Non-Member Ticket)