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ArborMaster released the course descriptions and schedule for its 2014 Open Enrollment Hands-On Training Modules.

ArborMaster releases 2014 training module schedule

ArborMaster released the course descriptions and schedule for its 2014 Open Enrollment Hands-On Training Modules.


 


L1 ArborMaster L1 Precision Tree Felling & Chainsaw  Safety & Handling


Course Description: The participants will be educated in modern felling techniques; and learn a systematic method to plan the operation and skillfully work the plan. Practices based on leverage, mechanical advantage, and ergonomics, as they relate to precision felling and chainsaw handling, will be taught, demonstrated, and experienced.  Students will be trained in practical exercises to develop skills and measure results. This course will teach how planning, skill development, and preventative maintenance equal increased safety and productivity.


 


L1 ArborMaster L1 Tree Climbing Methods, Work Positioning & Best Practice:


Course Description: The participants will be educated and trained in modern tree climbing systems; and learn about the tools and techniques that make tree climbing and work positioning safer, easier, and more efficient. Basic concepts of physics and mechanical advantage will be introduced as they relate to climbing systems. This course will also introduce participants to work positioning best practice with hand saws & chain saws emphasizing safety, skill and productivity; through both theoretical and practical learning activities. 


 


L1 Arborist Rigging Applications


Pre-requisites:

L1 Tree Climbing Methods & Best Practice
L1 Precision Felling, Chainsaw Handling, Safety, and Ergonomics

Course Description: The participants will be educated in modern arborist rigging applications; and learn about the tools and techniques that make rigging safer, easier, and more efficient. Basic concepts of physics, system dynamics, force management, and factors of safety will be introduced as they relate to rigging systems. This course emphasizes safety, skill development, and productivity; and consists of both theoretical and practical learning activities.


 


The Art & Science of Practical Rigging: 4 Day Comprehensive Arborist Rigging Program


Prerequisites:

L1 Tree Climbing Methods & Best Practice
L1 Precision Tree Felling, Chainsaw Handling, Safety & Ergonomics

Course Description: The participants will learn modern arborist rigging methods and train in small working groups. The principles of rigging system dynamics, force management, design factors, and working load limits will be taught, examined and employed in practical rigging exercises. Safety, skill and productivity will be emphasized while planning the work and working the plan. Critical thinking and decision making skills will be enhanced as participants employ best work practices connect rigging techniques with rigging technologies and practice the art & science of practical rigging in challenging field exercises.


 


North Carolina:


April 8-9, 2014
ArborMaster L1 Precision Tree Felling & Chainsaw  Safety & Handling
2-Day Hands-On Training Module
Biltmore Estate, Asheville, North Carolina
www.ArborMaster.com  Call 860.429.5028 or email Info@arbormaster.com


April 10-12, 2014
ArborMaster L1 Tree Climbing Methods & Work Positioning & Best Practice
3-Day Hands-On Training Module
Biltmore Estate, Asheville, North Carolina
www.ArborMaster.com  Call 860.429.5028 or email Info@arbormaster.com


April 14-15, 2014
ArborMaster L1 Arborist Rigging Applications
2-Day Hands-On Training Module
Biltmore Estate, Asheville, North Carolina
www.ArborMaster.com  Call 860.429.5028 or email Info@arbormaster.com


 


Mansfield, Connecticut:


May 19-20, 2014
ArborMaster L1 Precision Tree Felling & Chainsaw  Safety & Handling
2-Day Hands-On Training Module
Mansfield, Connecticut
www.ArborMaster.com Call 860.429.5028 or email Info@arbormaster.com


May 21-23, 2014
ArborMaster L1 Tree Climbing Methods, Work Positioning & Best Practice
3-Day Hands-On Training Module
Mansfield, Connecticut
www.ArborMaster.com  Call 860.429.5028 or email Info@arbormaster.com


 



Massachusetts:


September 15-16, 2014
ArborMaster L1 Precision Tree Felling & Chainsaw  Safety & Handling
2 Day Hands On Training Module
Polly Hill Arboretum, Martha’s  Vineyard, Massachusetts
www.ArborMaster.com  Call 860.429.5028 or email Info@arbormaster.com


September 17-19, 2014
ArborMaster L1 Tree Climbing Methods & Work Positioning & Best Practice
3 Day Hands On Training Module
Polly Hill Arboretum, Martha’s  Vineyard, Massachusetts
www.ArborMaster.com  Call 860.429.5028 or email Info@arbormaster.com


 


Michigan:


September 22-23, 2014
ArborMaster L1 Precision Tree Felling & Chainsaw  Safety & Handling
2 Day Hands On Training Module
Farmington Hills, Michigan
www.ArborMaster.com  Call 860.429.5028 or email Info@arbormaster.com


September 24-26, 2014
ArborMaster L1 Tree Climbing Methods & Work Positioning & Best Practice
3 Day Hands On Training Module
Farmington Hills, Michigan
www.ArborMaster.com  Call 860.429.5028 or email Info@arbormaster.com


 


Colorado:


October 7-8, 2014
ArborMaster L1 Precision Tree Felling & Chainsaw  Safety & Handling
2 Day Hands On Training Module
Longmont, Colorado
www.ArborMaster.com  Call 860.429.5028 or email Info@arbormaster.com


October 9-11, 2014
ArborMaster L1 Tree Climbing Methods & Work Positioning & Best Practice
3 Day Hands On Training Module
Longmont, Colorado
www.ArborMaster.com  Call 860.429.5028 or email Info@arbormaster.com


October 13-16, 2014
ArborMaster Art & Science of Practical Rigging – 4 Day Comprehensive Arborist Rigging Program
4-Day Hands-On Training Module
Longmont, Colorado
www.ArborMaster.com  Call 860.429.5028 or email Info@arbormaster.com


 


Massachusetts:


October 14-15, 2014
ArborMaster L1 Precision Tree Felling & Chainsaw  Safety & Handling
2 Day Hands On Training Module
Attleboro, Massachusetts
www.ArborMaster.com  Call 860.429.5028 or email Info@arbormaster.com


October 16-18, 2014
ArborMaster L1 Tree Climbing Methods & Work Positioning & Best Practice
3 Day Hands On Training Module
Attleboro, Massachusetts
www.ArborMaster.com  Call 860.429.5028 or email Info@arbormaster.com


 


Texas:


November 3-4, 2014
ArborMaster L1 Precision Tree Felling & Chainsaw  Safety & Handling
2 Day Hands On Training Module
San Antonio, Texas
www.ArborMaster.com  Call 860.429.5028 or email Info@arbormaster.com


November 5-7, 2014
ArborMaster L1 Tree Climbing Methods & Work Positioning & Best Practice
3 Day Hands On Training Module
San Antonio, Texas
www.ArborMaster.com  Call 860.429.5028 or email Info@arbormaster.com


 


Georgia:


December 2-3, 2014
ArborMaster L1 Precision Tree Felling & Chainsaw  Safety & Handling
2 Day Hands On Training Module
Acworth, Georgia
www.ArborMaster.com  Call 860.429.5028 or email Info@arbormaster.com


December 4-6, 2014
ArborMaster L1 Tree Climbing Methods & Work Positioning & Best Practice
3 Day Hands On Training Module
Acworth, Georgia
www.ArborMaster.com  Call 860.429.5028 or email Info@arbormaster.com


December 8-9, 2014
ArborMaster L1 Arborist Rigging Applications
2-Day Hands-On Training Module
Acworth, Georgia
www.ArborMaster.com  Call 860.429.5028 or email Info@arbormaster.com


 


For the full ArborMaster calendar, click here.


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