2019 ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualfication

Registration Deadline 1.25.2019


Monday, February 25, 2019 at 8:00 AM EST
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 5:00 PM EST

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Blithewold Mansion and Arboretum 
101 Ferry Road
Carriage House Classroom
Bristol, RI 02809

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Heather Leff 
New England Chapter ISA 

TRAQ - Blithewold Arboretum - Bristol, RI
February 25-27, 2019

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 wait list will be created. If you have questions about registration, please contact Heather Leff at 978-844-0441. Thank you.

Special Accommodations Request: If you have an accomomdation request, please complete the Special Accommodations Request Form and submit it with your application. You may find the form online at https://www.isa-arbor.com/Portals/0/Assets/PDF/Certification/Accommodations-Request.pdf. It can be emailed to heather@newenglandisa.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: February 25th - 8am-5pm, February 26th - 8am-5pm, and February 27th, 8am-11:30am

Course Pricing: ISA or New England Chapter Member - $625, Non-Member - $750

Registration Deadline: January 25, 2019

Hotel: A group rate is available at the Bristol Harbor Inn for just $74/night by calling 866-254-1444 and requesting the New England ISA group rate.