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Morris Arboretum in Philadelphia has been teaching professional arboriculture classes for many years and recently announced its spring classes.

Morris Arboretum announces spring arboriculture classes

Morris Arboretum in Philadelphia has been teaching professional arboriculture classes for many years and recently announced its spring classes.


February 18, 2011 Morris Arboretum, Philadelphia, PA
“Contemporary Tree Appraisal” David Hucker
Contact (215) 247-5777×144; www morrisarboretum.org ($125.00 includes lunch)


February 19, 26, March 5,12,19, 2011 (5 Saturdays) Morris Arboretum, Philadelphia, PA
“Arborist Certification Training Course” Robert Andrucci
Contact (215) 247-5777×144; www morrisarboretum.org ($585 with study guide; $495 without; Applicants must apply to ISA to take exam at Morris on March 19 for additional fee. Includes lunch)


March 3-4, 2011 (Thursday-Friday) Morris Arboretum, Philadelphia, PA
“Tree Risk Assessment Course and Exam:
TRACE Training: Become a Certified Tree Risk Assessor”
James Flott. Contact (215) 247-5777×144; www morrisarboretum.org ($595.00 includes lunch)


March 11, 2011 Morris Arboretum, Philadelphia, PA
“Diagnosing Tree Disorders with Detective Dendro” Guy Meilleur
Contact (215) 247-5777×144; www morrisarboretum.org ($140.00 includes lunch)


March 18, 2011 Morris Arboretum, Philadelphia, PA
“Environmental Trends in Design Tree and Lawn Care” Michael Talbot
Contact (215) 247-5777×144; www morrisarboretum.org ($125.00 includes lunch)


March 23, 2011 (Raindate: March 28) Morris Arboretum, Philadelphia, PA
“Pruning shrubs: Broad-leaved and Needle-leaved” Iana Turner
Contact (215) 247-5777×144; www morrisarboretum.org ($110.00 includes lunch)


April 8, 2011 Morris Arboretum, Philadelphia, PA
“Mature Tree Care” Dr. Kevin Smith
Contact (215) 247-5777×144; www morrisarboretum.org ($125.00 includes lunch)


April 12, 13, 14, 2011 (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday) Morris Arboretum, Philadelphia, PA
“Wilderness Rescue: Rope Technician Course” Bruce Smith/Ron Miller
Contact (215) 247-5777×144; www morrisarboretum.org ($590.00 includes lunch)


April 15, 2011 Morris Arboretum, Philadelphia, PA
“Common Diseases of Trees and Shrubs” Diane K. Weiner
Contact (215) 247-5777×144; www morrisarboretum.org ($125.00 includes lunch)


May 13, 2011 Morris Arboretum, Philadelphia, PA
“Biodiversity and the Influence of Native and Exotic Plants in our Landscapes” Dr. Scott Carroll
Contact (215) 247-5777×144; www morrisarboretum.org ($125.00 includes lunch)


May 20, 2011 Morris Arboretum, Philadelphia, PA
“Seeing the Forest and the Trees: Using the Plant Stewardship Index” Leslie Sauer
Contact (215) 247-5777×144; www morrisarboretum.org ($125.00 includes lunch)


Request for withdrawal from courses must be made in writing or email and be received two days before the first day of class. Email education@morrisarboretum.org. A refund will be made in these cases. The Arboretum reserves the right to cancel any program if necessary. In the case of cancellation by the Arboretum, all fees will be refunded. Refunds take approximately 3-4 weeks to process. There will be no refunds after a class begins.


 

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