Tree Tenders Volunteer Training

© 2018 David Shilman
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 6:15pm to Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 9:00pm
Cost: 
$80.00 + HST
Humber Arboretum + Centre for Urban Ecology
205 Humber College Blvd
M9W 5L7 Etobicoke , ON
Canada
Ontario CA

This event is supported by Ontario Power Generation and the Humber Arboretum.

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.

 

Schedule:

Tuesday, September 18th, 2018: 6:15 pm to 9:00 pm

Thursday, September 20th, 2018: 6:15 pm to 9:00 pm

Saturday, September 22nd, 2018: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Tuesday, September 25th, 2018: 6:15 pm to 9:00 pm

 

ISA Certified Arborists who attend all four classes can receive 12.00 ISA Continuing Education Units (CEU's).

 

The Humber Arboretum is fully accessible by Ontario standards.  Outdoor components of course will involve walking in the park on relatively smooth but unpaved ground and on sidewalks throughout the neighbourhood.  If there are any additional requirements you may have in order to fully participate in the event, please contact Erin[at]yourleaf.org.