Event Calendar

Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Two-Day Virtual Arborist Track

Start Date: 3/2/2021 9:00 AM EST
End Date: 3/3/2021 3:00 PM EST

Venue Name: Webinar


Organization Name: Michigan Green Industry Association

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



Arborist, Professional Climber and Ground Crew 2-Day Education Track

Held in Conjunction with the Virtual MGIA Trade Show & Convention, an ALL-NEW 
MIOSHA Grant-Funded Arborist Education Track!
 
For the past eleven years MGIA has been able to bring internationally recognized training to the Michigan Arborist, professional climber and ground crew at reduced prices, due to a grant that the Association has received from MIOSHA. These programs are taught throughout the United States and internationally, by leaders in tree care safety and education. Please take advantage of this huge savings!

This year’s Virtual Arborist Education Track will feature Dr. John Ball, Professor at South Dakota State University and internationally renowned safety expert, headlining a team of renowned arborists from around the country, including: Phillip Kelley, Wright Tree Service, Tim Bushnell, Davey Tree Experts, Travis Vickerson, Chippers Inc., and Mitch Sangl, South Dakota State University.

Topics will include: Arboriculture Is A Team Sport, Tips for Pruning Trees & Safety Aloft, Culture of Safety in Arboriculture,  Rigging for Arborists, Gear Inspection & Care, Climbing: MRT vs SRT, and Aerial Rescue: How To Avoid Needing One & What To Do if You Do, COST: Only $60!!!
 
This material was prepared under a Consultation Education and Training (CET) Grant awarded by the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA). MIOSHA is part of the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA). Points of view or opinions stated in this document do not necessarily reflect the view or policies of LARA.

Safety + Training = Production & Profits!
All NEW - GRANT FUNDED training program for the Arborist, Professional Climber and Ground Crew. Learn from the industry’s internationally recognized training instructors and industry experts in virtual instruction sessions.
• Arboriculture Is A Team Sport
• Tips for Pruning Trees & Safety Aloft
• Culture of Safety in Arboriculture
• Rigging for Arborists
• Gear Inspection & Care
• Climbing: MRT vs SRT
• Aerial Rescue: How To Avoid Needing One & What To Do if You Do

No matter what your experience level is, there is something for everyone! DON’T DELAY, REGISTER NOW!
Click here to download the Two-Day Arborist Track schedule
COST: Only $60!!!

Attendees will receive their login information 2-3 days prior to the event.