Upcoming Events & Training

October 29, 2021 - Virtual Event

Mite pests: Identification and Management in the landscape

Mite pests: Identification and Management in the landscape, Dr. Alexandra Revynthi, UF/TRECCEU’s: FDACS (TBD), ISA (TBD) and FNGLA (1)

October 29, 2021 - Virtual Event

Mites Identification and Management

Do you have any mite problem with your plants? Do you want to learn mites identification and management? Join is for an informative FREE webinar with Dr. Alexandra Revynthi from UF / TREC on October 29 from 12–1:00 PM.

CEU’s for FDACS (1), ISA (1) and FNGLA (1)


November 02 - 04, 2021

2021 OAN CONVENTION - MAUI, HAWAII

Join your fellow members in paradise at the 2021 OAN Convention, Tuesday, November 2 through Tuesday, November 4, 2021, at the Grand Wailea in Maui, Hawaii. Capture the essence of the island spirit and unwind at this luxury ocean front resort set on 40 acres of tropical gardens.

Maui, HI

November 04, 2021

EN PERSONA! Tree Trimmer Certification: BASIC SPANISH/NIVEL BÁSICO-ESPAÑOL

¡IMPORTANTE! ESTA SERÁ UNA CLASE EN PERSONA - las máscaras son OPCIONALES, pero se recomienda que use una.

PARA SU INFORMACIÓN:
- Todas las empresas o agencias gubernamentales que anuncian, ofrecen o realizan servicios de poda de árboles en el condado de Broward deben obtener una licencia de podadora de árboles.
- Se REQUIERE que las personas empleadas por estas agencias tengan una certificación de podadoras de árboles. Estas certificaciones tienen una validez de dos años.
- La CERTIFICACIÓN y la LICENCIA son dos cosas diferentes - Ambas son necesarias para podar árboles.
- Esta clase enseñará conceptos BÁSICOS de la poda adecuada de árboles acuerdo con el American National Standards Institute [ANSI].
- Esta clase está abierta a profesionales de la industria y al público en general.
- ¿Más preguntas? Envíe un correo electrónico a Isabel Betancourt a betancourt.i@ufl.edu.

Davie, FL

November 09, 2021

ON CAMPUS! Tree Trimmer Certification: BASIC ENGLISH

!!!IMPORTANT!!! THIS WILL BE AN IN-PERSON CLASS! Face coverings are now OPTIONAL, but HIGHLY ENCOURAGED.

- All businesses or governmental agencies that advertise, offer or perform tree trimming services in Broward County are required to obtain a Tree Trimmer License.- Tree trimmers employed by these agencies are REQUIRED to have a Tree Trimmer Certification. These certifications are valid for a maximum of two years.- A CERTIFICATION and a LICENSE are two different things - both are required to trim trees.- This class will teach the BASICS of proper tree pruning according to American National Standards Institute [ANSI].- This class is open to industry professionals AND the general public.- More questions? Please e-mail Isabel Betancourt at betancourt.i@ufl.edu.




Davie, FL

November 10, 2021

ON CAMPUS! Tree Trimmer Certification: ADVANCED ENGLISH

!!!IMPORTANT!!! THIS WILL BE AN IN-PERSON CLASS! Face coverings are now OPTIONAL, but HIGHLY ENCOURAGED.


Have you taken BASIC TREE TRIMMING yet ?
The ADVANCED Tree Trimmer Certification is for those who have already taken the BASIC and are RENEWING their certification for another 2 years.
- All businesses or governmental agencies that advertise, offer or perform tree trimming services in Broward County are required to obtain a Tree Trimmer License.- Tree trimmers employed by these agencies are REQUIRED to have a Tree Trimmer Certification. These certifications are valid for a maximum of two years.- A CERTIFICATION and a LICENSE are two different things - both are required to trim trees.- This class will teach ADVANCED material about proper tree pruning methods according to American National Standards Institute [ANSI].- This class is open to industry professionals AND the general public.- More questions? Please e-mail Isabel Betancourt at betancourt.i@ufl.edu.
Davie, FL

November 17, 2021

INTRODUCTION TO TREE CLIMBING FOR ARBORISTS

This class is intended for arborists with minimal or limited experience climbing trees with rope and saddle. All students will be leaving the ground and moving around the tree but always with an instructor in close proximity in the tree to maximize climber instruction and safety. The primary objective of this course is to teach students a basic understanding of proper climbing methods, safety working in trees, and to have a basic knowledge platform to start a career as a tree climbing arborist. Much more on-the-job-training will be required to gain proficiency.
West Palm Beach, FL

November 30, 2021

ADVANCED Tree Risk Assessment: an indoor / outdoor seminar: Fort Lauderdale

IN-PERSON CLASS in FORT LAUDERDALE/POMPANO BEACH:
1801 NE 6th Street  -  Pompano Beach, FL  33060

Venue phone: 954-786-4111

 

CEUs:

ISA: 6.25      BCMA: 6-M

FNGLA: 6     LIAF: 4


COVID SAFETY 
The Olson Civic Center currently requires that all attendees wear a mask indoors.
We ask all attendees to practice safe COVID standards.
Do not attend if you feel ill or have any COVID-19 symptoms.
EARLY REGISTRATION CLOSES at midnight on November 24th.
LATE REGISTRATION is from November 25th thru November 27th (additional $20/person)
After November 27th, plan to register at-the-door.
AT-THE-DOOR: all walk-ins $200.


Join us for this new 1-day seminar as we examine tree bio-mechanics and demonstrate various tools of advanced tree risk assessment. This seminar is designed for anyone working in arboriculture, however, it will be most helpful to people who already have the ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (TRAQ) credential. Tools to be demonstrated/discussed:
Static load pulling systemsSonic tomographResistance recording drillsAerial dronesSounding malletsHand drillsIncrement borersAir spades




NOTE: This is not and does not replace the 3-day course or 1-day renewal which
provides or renews the TRAQ Credential.
If interested in the TRAQ Credential, watch for future announcements
for the TRAQ credential courses in
March 2022 in Fort Lauderdale or
October 2022 in Clearwater.



POMPANO BEACH, FL

December 02, 2021

ADVANCED Tree Risk Assessment: an indoor / outdoor seminar: Tampa

THURSDAY, December 2, 2021
IN-PERSON CLASS in TAMPA AREA/WIMAUMA:

14625 Co Rd 672, Wimauma, FL 33598

Venue phone: 813-419-6670 (for directions if needed)


CEUs:
ISA: 6.25      BCMA: 6-M

FNGLA: 6     LIAF: 4


COVID SAFETY 
GREC currently does not require, but expects that all attendees wear a mask indoors.
We ask all attendees to practice safe COVID standards.
Do not attend if you feel ill or have any COVID-19 symptoms.
EARLY REGISTRATION CLOSES at midnight on November 25th.
LATE REGISTRATION is from November 26th thru November 29th (additional $20/person)
After November 29th, plan to register at-the-door.
AT-THE-DOOR: all walk-ins $200.


Join us for this new 1-day seminar as we examine tree bio-mechanics and demonstrate various tools of advanced tree risk assessment. This seminar is designed for anyone working in arboriculture, however, it will be most helpful to people who already have the ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (TRAQ) credential. Tools to be demonstrated/discussed:

Static load pulling systemsSonic tomographResistance recording drillsAerial dronesSounding malletsHand drillsIncrement borersAir spades



NOTE: This is not and does not replace the 3-day course or 1-day renewal which
provides or renews the TRAQ Credential.
If interested in the TRAQ Credential, watch for future announcements
for the TRAQ credential courses in
March 2022 in Fort Lauderdale or  
October 2022 in Clearwater.


Tampa, FL

January 05 - 07, 2022

MANTS 2022

The Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show or MANTS® widely known as The Masterpiece of Trade Shows™ was incorporated in Maryland early in 1970. The show is sponsored by the state Nursery and Landscape Associations of Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia. Whether you are an exhibitor or attendee, buying, shopping or just looking, this is the one show that is all about you.

 


Baltimore, MD

January 19 - 22, 2022

The Tropical Plant International Expo 2022

Offering Inspiration and Connections

The Tropical Plant International Expo (TPIE) is THE trade event showcasing the latest trends in foliage, floral and tropicals.

Tampa Convention Center

Tampa, Florida


Tampa, FL

January 21 - 22, 2022

Gulf States Horticultural Expo 2022

"International exhibition for Horticulture industry."

Gulf States Horticultural Expo has always been able to offer visitors exciting, entertaining and educational experiences year-round.
 
Seminars start on January 16th, 2022.
Convention will be on Thursday, January 21 and Friday, January 22

Mobile, AL

February 01 - 02, 2022

Total Pro Professional Landscape Nursery & Hardscape Expo & Conference

ALL ROADS LEAD TO EDISON, NJ


Registration is $40.00 per person.

The All-Inclusive Fee Covers:100% Trade Show Access Both DaysPesticide Re-Certification - NJ, NY, PA & CTICPI Credit Presentations

Industry Credits Galore For:ASLA, NALP, CNLP, LTE/LTCO, ISA, BLIC (Irrigation) Community Forestry CEU's

Days & Hours:February 1st, 2022 - 8:30am - 4pmFebruary 2nd, 2022 -  8:30am - 4pm

 Location & Address:New Jersey Convention Center97 Sunfield AvenueEdison, NJ 08837For More Information: 732-449-4019


Edison, NJ

August 24 - 26, 2022

FARWEST PORTLAND 2022

Trends. Insights. Ideas. New plants. State-of-the-art products. All this in one convenient, hard-to-beat in August location: Portland, Oregon.

Portland, OR