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A300 Tree Care Standards Workshop - Kent, OH

Title: Using ANSI A300 National Tree Care Standards to Assure Proper Tree Management 

3 ISA CEU’s - 0.5 CTSP CEU’s

Sponsored by the Tree Care Industry Association, Inc.

When:  Tuesday, October 4, 2016 9:00 am to 12:15 pm

The Davey Institute (back building)
The Davey Tree Expert Company
1500 N. Mantua Street
Kent, OH  44240


 8:30 - Registration opens

 9:00 - Overview of ANSI A300 Standards, their purpose, development and use

  Dane Buell, ASC A300 Committee Chair, Vice President of Tree Care Services

  ValleyCrest Landscape Companies, Calabasas, CA

 9:30 - Part 1, Pruning 

  Geoff Kempter, Technical Services Manager, Asplundh Tree Experts, Grand Rapids, MI   

 9:55 - Parts 3, Supplemental Support Systems

  ASC A300 committee members  

10:20 - Break with Attendees and Speakers   

10:35 - Part 6, Planting and Transplanting

   Dr. Richard Rathjens, Davey Tree Experts, Urban Forester and Senior Agronomist, Kent, OH   

11:00 - Part 9, Tree Risk Assessment

   Dr. Tom Smiley, Plant Physiologist and Soil Scientist, Bartlett Tree Research Lab, Charlotte, NC   

11:25 - Practical applications, writing work specifications to using A300 Standards  

   All committee members    

12:10 - Wrap-up

   Bob Rouse

The following groups of materially affected parties are invited to attend:  

  • Arborists
  • Urban Foresters 
  • Landscape Architects 
  • Utilities
  • Planners 
  • Public Works Personnel
  • Volunteers  
  • Others concerned with the health and care of urban trees

Cancellation: Registration fees are non-refundable; however, they are transferrable.  Please email mchen@tcia.org if you would like to transfer your registration to someone else.  By virtue of your registration, you agree to the cancellation terms as outlined.

By virtue of your attendance, you agree to the use of your likeness in TCIA's promotional materials.

10/4/2016 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
The Davey Institute (Back Building) The Davey Tree Expert Company 1500 N. Mantua Street Kent, OH 44240
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