Event Calendar

Friday, March 10, 2023

Introduction to Pruning & Tree Felling Fundamentals

Start Date: 3/10/2023 9:00 AM EST
End Date: 3/10/2023 2:30 PM EST

Venue Name: Bingham Office Center

Location:
30800 Telegraph, Suite 1751
Bingham Farms, MI  United States  48025

Organization Name: Michigan Green Industry Association

Contact:
Silvia Eichen
Email: silvia@landscape.org
Phone: (248) 646-4992

Sponsor: Banner Sales & Consulting

Introduction to Pruning & Tree Felling Fundamentals
Designed Especially For New Hires & Employees with Less than 2-Years Field Experience
 
Friday, March 10, 2023 (9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.) 
Speaker:  Matthew Van Blarcum, Horticulturist, Certified Arborist
CEUs: 5-ISA Requested
 
This course is designed to assist in the development and training of newly hired and less experienced technicians in areas of landscape, tree care, lawn care, irrigation and other technicians interested in expanding their knowledge of pruning and tree felling.

Part 1 - Pruning:  This session will cover several different types of cuts and pruning techniques, shaping and deadwood pruning, while developing an understanding of the importance of equipment management and sterilization.  

Part 2 - Fundamentals to Felling a Tree: This session will cover the different types of cuts, their uses, wedges and hinge wood, when to plunge cut and site set up, including exit routes and determining a tree's natural direction.

Sponsor: Banner Sales & Consulting
                                  
Location: Bingham Center, 30800 Telegraph, Ste. 1751, Bingham Farms, MI 48025
Registration: 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.          Class: 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Cost: Members $129           Non-Members $149 
Continental Breakfast and Lunch are included.
All sales are final. No refunds. Same-day attendee substitutions are allowed. No credit applied to future classes.