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ARB Training ePulse – Midlands
January 2018
 
Midlands Branch
 

Midlands Branch Training Survey Launched

The 2018 Training Calendar gives you access to a wide variety of discounted CPD, but we’re always looking to facilitate the courses our members are calling for, so please take the 2018 Midlands Branch Training Survey.

We’ll use the results and do our best to fulfil your training needs.

Don’t forget your AA membership also gives you access to some brilliant supplier discounts and savings on other arboricultural training providers.

 
Take the Survey
 

Here’s a run down of 2018 Midlands Branch Training planned so far…


 
Getting to Grips with Subsidence
 

Getting to Grips with Subsidence

15th January 2018, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire

Instructed by: Dr Martin Dobson
Cost: Members £185 +VAT | Non-members £235 +VAT

A specialised one-day course for Tree officers, Arboricultural Consultants, Contractors and other arboricultural professional who may be required to manage subsidence cases, as well as give well-informed advice.

 
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Arboricultural Knowledge
 

Arboricultural Knowledge

20th January 2018, Leicester

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

A one-day 'signposting' course to help arborists improve their understanding of arboriculture's wide range of knowledge topics: tree ident, physiology, pruning, decay, biomechanics etc.

 
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Thinking Arbs Day
 

Thinking Arbs Day

24th February 2018, Sherwood, Nottinghamshire

Instructed by: Ted Green
Cost: Members £45 +VAT | Non-members £45 +VAT

A guided walk kindly hosted by Nottinghamshire County Council, led by Ancient Tree Forum Founder Ted Green MBE, held in conjunction with the Midlands Branch of the Arboricultural Association.

 
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ARB Approved Contractor Preparation Workshop
 

ARB Approved Contractor Preparation Workshop

23rd May 2018, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire

Instructed by: Paul Smith
Cost: FREE

This FREE event is open to all Contractors with an interest in furthering their business by joining the ARB Approved Contractor Scheme.

 
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Bats and Arboriculture: An Introduction for Arborists
 

Bats and Arboriculture: An Introduction for Arborists

22nd May 2018, Donnington, Derby

Instructed by: Jim Mullholland
Cost: Members £145 +VAT | Non-members £180 +VAT

This course is aimed at tree work contractors who wish to gain an understanding of their legal requirements in relation to bats and learn the basic skills required to undertake bat assessments to inform tree works.

 
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Basic Tree Survey and Inspection
 

Basic Tree Survey and Inspection

19th June 2018, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire

Instructed by: Simon Scotting

22nd August 2018,Staffordshire

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

A one-day Lantra Awards accredited course for those who want to obtain the skills and know-how that will enable them to recognise basic hazards and report onwards.

If you are looking to take your first step in Arboricultural training, this is the ideal course for you.

 
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Subsidence Investigation Workshop
 

Subsidence Investigation Workshop

18th September 2018, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire

Instructed by: Martin Dobson
Cost: Members £185 +VAT | Non-members £235 +VAT

This workshop is an extension of the ‘Getting to Grips with Subsidence' course.

If you are a Tree officer, Arboricultural Consultant, Contractor or an arboricultural professional this workshop is designed with you in mind.

 
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Valuing and Managing Veteran Trees
 

Valuing and Managing Veteran Trees

24th October 2018, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire

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

With some trees ageing into the thousands it’s important to understand the unique way in which to value and manage these impressive trees.

This course is open to anyone, in any profession, who has a keen interest in Ancient and Veteran trees.

 
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Tree Pests, Diseases and Fungi
 

Tree Pests, Diseases and Fungi

20th November 2018, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire

Instructed by: Ben Abbatt
Cost: Members £145 +VAT | Non-members £205 +VAT

This hands on course is ideal for tree work contractors and others who need to identify and diagnose tree pests, diseases and fungi as part of their regular work.

 
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