Mark Chisholm, climbing demo, Manchester NH
Student Scholarship Winner, Ben Holden
Michael Dirr, author of Manual of Woody Landscape Plants
Women's Climbing Workshop - 2009 by Julie Mcintosh Shapiro
Womens Tree Climbing Workshop
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P.O. Box 435
Norwell, MA 02061
Phone: 978-844-0441
New England Chapter
International Society of Arboriculture
Fids & Fibers Workshop Materials
Mark Przekurat - Instructor of the Fids & Fibers Splicing Workshop
Click to download informational flyer on Beech Tree Workhsop
Sunday, November 6
at Annual Conference

Two times: Both are
limited to 11 people
for each class.

Times: 9:00-Noon
Chainsaw Teardown - BYOCS
Bring Your Own Chain Saw to this invaluable course!

Instructor, Mark Przekurat, will show you if your chainsaw has ALL of the 12
built-in safety features of quality chainsaws.

Learn how to sharpen and tension your chain to perfection.

Discover the "Most Valuable Tool" in the tool box and how to 'Measure' the
performance of your chain.. even before you start the saw....

We'll discuss how to retrain your mind to avoid several of the most common
(bad) habits that lead to chainsaw mishaps....  We'll go over safe starting
techniques, talk about the physics of notching, back cutting, bore cutting and
'inducing' lean to your advantage!  This workshop is fun, informative and a
low-pressure way to gain the knowledge and skills you need to stay safe.

Course length: 3.0 hours
Course will be limited to 11 people.
Registration Fee: Member: $50
Non-Member: $85
CEU's: 3 per each class

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ISA CEUs Available
February 1-5, 2017
Weare, NH
ISA CEUs Available
Fids & Fibers Splicing Retreat  Details & Registration
February 26-28, 2016
Fids & Fibers Pictures
Fibs & Fibers Splicing Workshop - THANK YOU for a great workshop!
Details - Need CEU's?  Earn 25 ISA Credits and 25 CTSP Credits
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ISA CEUs Available
March 24
Dartmouth, NH
Time: 8-12:45pm
Maintenance and Preservation of Mature Trees - Dartmouth College
Learn about Dartmouth College's Tree Preservation Plan and how it is put into
practice. Understand how EAB and climate change are affecting the trees of
New Hampshire (and New England). The class includes a campus tour and
demonstrations of cabling & macro-injection.
CEUs: 4.25 ISA Credits, 4 AOLCP CEU's (pesticide credits pending)
ISA CEUs Available
August 18-19
Hanover Inn
Hanover, NH
Level 3 - Advanced Tree Risk Assessment
This comprehensive two-day workshop covers Level 3 Advanced Tree Risk Assessments
and is separated into two distinct components.

  • Day 1 is focused on classroom activities covering risk theory and methods of non-
    invasive site and tree assessment and diagnosis.
  • Day 2: In the field, use a range of invasive diagnostic tools.
October 19-21
Acton Public Safety
371 Main Street
Acton, MA 01720
Certified Arborist Preparatory Course
The proposed three-day course instructs on the sixteen components of the ISA Arborists'
Certification Study Guide.  The goal of the course is to prepare participants to take the
ISA Certified Arborist exam.
Past Workshops