Business Solutions

Free to Members

Storm Network

The network of Tree Care Members who are willing to help others during a storm. The database includes member’s crews and equipment to help in every situation.

Join the Network

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Business Mentor Network

Members helping Members! Seeking advice, sharing knowledge, and providing personalized feedback helps us become better tree care professionals, and raises the bar for the industry and is included in the cost of membership with TCIA.

Volunteer as Business Mentor

Connect with a Mentor


Savings4MembersMembers automatically qualify for pre-negotiated cost savings from pre-vetted, nationally-known vendors. Savings include fuel cards, payroll and credit card processing fees, and more.

Learn more about Savings4Members

Business Solutions Webinars

Free Webinars led by Industry experts and aimed to help members grow their tree care businesses.

March 23, 2023; 3:00 pm - 4:00pm EST
State of the Tree Care Industry: Insurance Losses

View previously recorded Business Solutions webinars

Wage & Benefits Surveys

This yearly survey compiles information on wages, benefits and other relevant industry metrics, providing a valuable snapshot that can help refine your employee recruitment and retention plan.

Learn more about the Wage and Benefits Survey

Customizable Business Solutions

Our Business Solutions team can help you in the reviewing of your business documentation, assist in the creation, or offer a one-on-one opportunity to build custom files for your business to help organize your files, ensure that your documentation meets safety standards, and improve your business workflow. We can assist in the following:

  • Writing a Business Plan
  • Creating Employee Handbooks
  • Proposal Writing
  • Safety Logs and Reporting
  • Creating Employee Training Files
  • And More….

Learn more about Onsite Business Consulting

Growing your Business

Peer to Peer Group

The peer-to-peer group is a facilitated, self-governing, strategic gathering of company leaders who are willing to share their backgrounds, skills, and industry experiences for the purpose of developing strategies, solutions and best practices for personal, professional or business development.

Peer-to-Peer Guiding Principles

Apply to Join Peer-to-Peer


ArborMaxArborMAX®, the only insurance program endorsed by the Tree Care Industry Association, doesn’t just provide insurance for tree care companies. It also supports the industry through competitive pricing and by contributing to industry safety and loss control programs.

Learn more about ArborMAX®

TCIA Member 401k Plan

You chose TCIA for a reason, and the TCIA Endorsed 401(k) program is one more important way we make that choice worth it. TCIA is not only endorsing this program, the TCIA retirement plan has joined the Multiple Employer Aggregation Plan.



Accreditation LogoResidential/ Commercial

TCIA Accreditation is a third-party consumer confidence verification program administered by the Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA) – America’s oldest and most respected tree-care trade association. Accreditation helps consumers identify qualified tree care companies who conduct business in a safe, legal and ethical manner.


TCIA Utility Contractor Accreditation logoUtility Contractor

The TCIA Utility Contractor Accreditation program is a business practices and compliance-audit process for commercial right-of-way (ROW) vegetation management/utility line clearance contractors.