Calendar & Events

Webinar: Energy Benefits of Trees (Free)

Urban Forestry Today Webinar. Presenter: Dr. Benjamin S. Weil. 12:00pm

This is an online event

Webinar: Enhancing Tree Health in Water Sensitive Urban Design (Free)

TREE Fund Webinar.Dr. Brandon Winfrey, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia; 1:00pm

This is an online event

Webinar: i-Tree and the Urban Forest (Free)

Free, registration required. 9am (EDT)

This is an online event

NEC-ISA Event - The Use and Abuse of Logical Fallacies in Tree-Related Litigation

3-hour session with Mark Duntemann

This is an online event

Webinar: Managing Emerald Ash Borer and Climate Change (Free)

Forest Adaptation Webinar Series. Anthony D'Amato, UVM and NE CASC, Nancy Patch, VT Dept. of Forests, Parks and Recreation & Pieter van Loon, VT Land Trust, 12:00pm

This is an online event

Webinar: Tree Identification Procedures (Free)

Webinar will focus on common native and naturalized species in the Coastal Plains, Piedmont, and Mountain areas.

This is an online event


Two-Day Advanced Safety/Behavioral Workshop and Certification Exam

Webinar: Trees, People, and Technology (Free)

Free, registration required. 9:00am (EDT)

This is an online event

ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (TRAQ) Course

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. Deadline to Register - July 17, 2020.

Developing an Invasive Plant Management Program (UMass Ext.)

Check UMass Extension website to confirm course details. April course postponed to August.

TRAQ Renewal

The ISA TRAQ credential is valid for five years. To reinstate your qualification after each five-year period, you must take a one-day refresher course and exam, the TRAQ Renewal Course, which includes five hours of instruction and three hours to complete the exam. This course is being offered on August 20, 2020 in Brattleboro, Vermont. 5 CEUs. Deadline to register is July 20, 2020.

Principle of Arboriculture - On Line College Course

The course is designed to introduce students to arboriculture and the care of community trees. Many aspects of tree care are covered, and safety is stressed throughout the course. The course presents a balanced program of practical skills and scientific tree care.


On-Line Class

This is an online event

Principles of Arboriculture - On Line College Course

Fall 2020 - Register by June 1, 2020 - The use and maintenance of trees in the urban environment from both a private and government perspective.

Ornamental Tree and Shrub ID and Insect Walk (UMass Extension)

Get some hands-on experience scouting and identifying landscape diseases, insects, weeds, and abiotic problems.

Webinar: Tree Pruning (Free)

Sponsored by University of Georgia Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources; 10:00am

This is an online event

Webinar: Soil Assessment for Urban Trees—Part 2 Actions (Free)

Tree Fund Webinar. Free, registration required. 1:00pm

This is an online event

2020 New England ISA Conference & Trade Show

October 4-6, 2020. Please join us for the New England Chapter ISA Annual Conference & Tradeshow: "Keeping Our Trees In Focus", in beautiful Manchester, New Hampshire. Network, earn CEUs and pesticide credits.

Webinar: Measuring Multi-Stemmed Trees (Free)

TREE Fund Webinar. Presenter: Mr. Yasha A. S. Magarik, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies & Lara Roman, PhD, Research Ecologist, USDA Forest Service, Philadelphia Field Station, Northern Research Station

This is an online event

Green School (UMass Extension)

October 23 - December 10, 2020.

SAF National Convention

Annual Conference of the Society of American Foresters. A virtual event. Oct. 28-Nov. 1.

Society of Municipal Arborists Annual Conference


Louisville, TN

Partners in Community Forestry Conference

Annual conference, sponsored by the Arbor Day Foundation. November 18-19.

Webinar: Tree Hazard Awareness (Free)

This webinar provides an opportunity for agents to expand their awareness on tree hazard. Instruction includes an overview of how certified arborists assess trees for risk and make informed decisions from a risk assessment to enhance tree benefits.

2020 ISA Annual International Conference and Tradeshow

Rescheduled from August 2020. Attend in-person or virtually.

This is an online event

Webinar: Urban Forestry: Pests, Diseases, and Solutions (Free)

This session addresses new and existing threats to urban trees.

ISA Certification Exam

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, out of an abundance of caution, we will be canceling our paper and pencil exams from the remainder of 2020. Computer-based exams can be taken at a Pearson Vue testing center near you.