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ARB Training ePulse
February 2018
Issue 14
 

Get your Spring 2018 CPD sorted

 
Arboricultural Knowledge
 

Arboricultural Knowledge – Last Few Places

20th February 2018, Leicester

Instructed by: Steve Coombes
Cost: Members £145 +VAT | Non-members £205 +VAT

Last chance for Midland Branch members to enjoy some essential CPD. Arboricultural Knowledge is the ideal course for arborists looking to improve their understanding of a wide range of Arboricultural topics. This is also a good primer for those wanting to start working toward the Professional Tree Inspection qualification. Further Arboricultural Knowledge courses are running later in the year in Suffolk and Staffordshire.

 
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Assessment of Tree Forks
 

Assessment of Tree Forks – NEW

27th March 2018, Wakefield, Yorkshire

28th March 2018, Ely, Cambridge

29th March 2018, Cobham, Surrey

Instructed by: Dr Duncan Slater
Cost: Members £90 +VAT | Non-members £130 +VAT

After presenting his findings to arborists up and down the UK and around the world over the past 18 months. Dr Duncan Slater is bringing his highly successful Assessment of Tree Forks Workshops to the Northern, East Anglia and South East Branches for the final time.

 
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Tree Pests, Diseases and Fungi
 

Tree Pests, Diseases and Fungi

1st March 2018, York

Instructed by: Jim Mullholland
Cost: Members £145 +VAT | Non-members £205 +VAT

This comprehensive course is perfect for contractors and anyone who needs to identify and diagnose tree pests, diseases and fungi as part of their regular work.

 
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Introduction to Soils
 

Introduction to Soils

15th March 2018, Wokingham, Berkshire

Instructed by: Andy Moffatt
Cost: Members £165 +VAT | Non-members £210 +VAT

This course is designed to give a solid introduction to soils, especially urban soils, so that all those working with trees in urban settings can be more confident about using and specifying soils for a range of purposes.

 
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Hedge Laying With Clive Leeke
 

Hedge Laying With Clive Leeke – NEW

3rd March 2018, Windsor, Berkshire

Instructed by: Clive Leeke
Cost: Members £50 +VAT | Non-members £50 +VAT

A great opportunity for interested members of the Thames and Chiltern Branch. Clive is a professional Hedgelayer and trainer with many years of experience and who has achieved success in the National Championships having reached the final in previous years.

 
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Trees in the Urban Environment
 

Northern Branch Seminar:
Trees in the Urban Environment – NEW

19th April 2018, Liverpool

Instructed by: Dr Dealga O’Callaghan, Dr Glynn Percival & Keith Sacre
Cost: Members £25 +VAT | Non-members £35 +VAT

A CPD Seminar & Workshop on technologies involved in the proper planting and maintenance of trees in hard surfaces in urban areas.

Green Blue Urban will present their CPD Seminar on Tree Pit Installation and SUDS;

Dr Glynn Percival will present on Biochar, soil amendments and assessing the health and vitality of trees

Keith Sacre will present on BS8545, species selection and biosecurity

 
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Midland Branch

Spring Seminars Announcement Coming Soon

 

 

The Intermediate Tree Inspection Course: Bridging The Gap – NEW

Instructed by: Simon Scotting & Paul Clever
Cost: Members £315 +VAT | Non-members £365 +VAT
  • the next step for those trained at basic level
  • an opportunity for qualified tree inspectors to update their skills and knowledge
  • a time to meet new or old friends and calibrate thoughts of risk evaluation and mitigation measures.

Developed and led by:

Paul Cleaver - Paul Cleaver Tree Consultancy and Simon Scotting - Simon Scotting Tree Consultancy and Training.

Dates for 2018

West Wales – 20th and 21st March

South West – 15th and 16th May

South East – 7th and 8th August

North West – 9th and 10th October

 

For more information or to book your place email Claire Scotting:

 
simonscottingtrees@aol.com
 
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2018 Amenity Conference
 

Get the 2018 Amenity Conference dates in your diary

9–12 September 2018

Things are shaping up for the 2018 Amenity Conference with the theme: ’Soils and Trees. Standing your Ground‘. Building on the success of the 2017 Conference we will be returning to the University of Exeter. Keep a look out on our website as details become available.

Find out more >
 

 
 

Training Calendar 2018

February 2018


Getting to Grips with Subsidence
Member: £185
Non-member: £235

15 February 2018 >>
Stoneleigh, Warwickshire


Arboricultural Knowledge
Member: £145
Non-member: £205

20 February 2018 >>
Leicester


Basic Tree Survey and Inspection
Member: £145
Non-member: £205

22 February 2018 >>
Bristol


Thinking Arbs Day – Outdoor Seminar
Member: £45
Non-member: £45

24 February 2018 >>
Sherwood, Nottinghamshire


March 2018


Tree Pests, Diseases and Fungi
Member: £145
Non-member: £205

1 March 2018 >>
York


Hedgelaying with Clive Leeke
Member: £50
Non-member: £50

3 March 2018 >>
Windsor, Berkshire


Arb Approved Contractor Preparation Workshop
A FREE-OF-CHARGE COURSE

7 March 2018 >>
Ely, Cambridge


Professional Tree Inspection – 3 day
Member: £465
Non-member: £500

12–14 March 2018 >>
Wokingham, Berkshire


BS 5837: Tree Surveying and Categorisation
Member: £145
Non-member: £205

13 March 2018 >>
Wokingham, Berkshire


March 2018


Profession Tree Inspection Retake
Member: £145
Non-member: £160

14 March 2018 >>
Wokingham, Berkshire


Introduction to Soils
Member: £165
Non-member: £210

15 March 2018 >>
Wokingham, Berkshire


Arb Approved Contractor Preparation Workshop
A FREE-OF-CHARGE COURSE

20 March 2018 >>
Inverness


BS 3998:2010 Tree Work Recommendations
Member: £145
Non-member: £205

21 March 2018 >>
Inverness


Cornwall Branch Spring Seminar
Member: £20
Non-member: £30

23 March 2018 >>
Near Truro, Cornwall


Professional Tree Inspection
Member: £465
Non-member: £500

27–29 March 2018 >>
Staffordshire


Assessment of Tree Forks
Member: £90
Non-member: £130

27 March 2018 >>
Wakefield, Yorkshire


Assessment of Tree Forks
Member: £90
Non-member: £130

28 March 2018 >>
Ely, Cambridge


Assessment of Tree Forks
Member: £90
Non-member: £130

29 March 2018 >>
Cobham, Surrey


Professional Tree Inspection Retake
Member: £145
Non-member: £160

29 March 2018 >>
Staffordshire


April 2018


BS 3998:2010 Tree Work - Recommendations
Member: £145
Non-member: £205

5 April 2018 >>
Bristol


Basic Tree Survey and Inspection
Member: £145
Non-member: £205

10 April 2018 >>
Brandon, Suffolk


Arb Approved Contractor Preparation Workshop
A FREE-OF-CHARGE COURSE

11 April 2018 >>
Preston, Lancashire


Valuing and Managing Veteran Trees
Member: £145
Non-member: £205

18 April 2018 >>
Ilminster, Somerset


ISA Certified Arborist Training Programme
Member: £840
Non-member: £1,080

19 April 2018 >>
Stoneleigh, Warwickshire


Northern Branch Seminar: Trees in the Urban Environment
Member: £25
Non-member: £35

19 April 2018 >>
Liverpool


Professional Tree Inspection Refresher
Member: £185
Non-member: £205

24 April 2018 >>
Wokingham, Berkshire


Bats and Arboriculture: An Introduction for Arborist
Member: £145
Non-member: £180

24 April 2018 >>
Wiltshire


Risk Assessment for Commercial Arboriculture
Member: £145
Non-member: £205

25 April 2018 >>
Wokingham, Berkshire


Risk Assessment for Commercial Arboriculture
Member: £145
Non-member: £205

26 April 2018 >>
Wokingham, Berkshire


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