Tree Tenders Volunteer Training

Young women identifying a tree by its leaf
Tuesday, May 5, 2020 - 6:00pm to Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 9:00pm
St. Matthew's Clubhouse
450 Broadview Ave Located in Riverdale Park East (south end of the park) across from Langley Ave
M4K 2N3 Toronto , ON
Ontario CA

Tree Tenders Volunteer Training is supported by the Ontario Power Generation.

This event has been cancelled


Would you like to be able to identify the tree species around you? Do you want to learn best practices for selecting, planting and caring for trees in your yard or community? 
This multi-day course will give you a solid understanding of how trees function and what they need to survive and thrive. You’ll learn about the benefits of urban trees and the challenges they face. Our expert instructors deliver engaging indoor and outdoor sessions that will give you skills you can apply immediately. You will walk away with a deeper understanding and be inspired to become an urban forest leader in your community.

This is a multi-day course. Schedule:

  • Tuesday, May 05, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Thursday, May 07, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Saturday, May 09, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Thursday, May 14, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Eligible participants who attend all four required classes have the option to receive 12.00 ISA Continuing Education Units (CEU's).  

OPTIONAL: Tree Tenders Volunteer Training participants will have the opportunity to deepen their learning and solidify the lessons of the course through an optional hands-on tree planting event in King City on Tuesday, May 12, from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.


The building is fully accessible. For accessibility questions, please contact lam[at]
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