The ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (TRAQ) program provides an opportunity for professionals in the arboriculture industry to expand their knowledge through education and training in the fundamentals of tree risk assessment. This qualification promotes the safety of people and property by providing a standardized and systematic process for assessing tree risk. The results of a tree risk assessment can provide tree owners and risk managers with the information to make informed decisions to enhance tree benefits, health and longevity.
Openings in the course are limited and will be filled on a first come, first serve basis. Once the course is full, a waitlist will be created. If you have questions about registration, please contact Heather Leff at 978-844-0441. Thank you.
Hotel Group Rate Information: A group rate of $161 per night has been secured at the Hampton Inn in Natick, Massachusetts, 319 Speen Street, Natick, MA 01760. You can call them directly to reserve your room 508-653-5000. The group name is "New England ISA".
Special Accomodations Request: If you have an accomodation request, please complete the Special Accomodations Request Form and submit it with your application. You may find the form online at www.isa-arbor.com/certification/resources/cert_AccommodationsRequest.pdf. It can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Prerequisites: To earn the Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (TRAQ) you must hold or have previously held one of the approved credentials as a prerequisite to take the course. Please see the list of eligible credentials on the registration form and indicate which credentials pertain to you. Verification of relevant credentials must be provided with the application. (All options require a response). If you hold a credential or have completed a program of study that is not listed, go to the Appeal Form for information on submitting an appeal. Please be aware that the appeals process could take several months.
Course Schedule: March 13 - 8-5, March 14 8-5 and March 15th 8-11:30
Course Pricing: ISA or New England Chapter Member - $625, Non-Member - $750