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GAA Spring Workshop...Professional Arborists Industry Update

  • April 12, 2012
  • 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
  • The Dekalb County Training Center

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Spring Workshop 2012
Professional Arborist Industry Update
@ The Dekalb County Training Center
and Central Perimeter College
Thursday, April 12th, 2012
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Cost:
GAA Member:   $60.00
Non GAA Member:   $75.00


Workshop Schedule
Morning Session Sponsored by:
TIPCO, Inc.
 "Your Source for Tree and Shrub Health Care Products"
P.O. Box 6416,
Knoxville, TN 37914
www.treedoc.com

8:00 - 8:30 AM
Registration and Coffee

8:30 - 9:15 AM
Spring Tree Insect Identification
Julie Lynne Macie

9:15 - 10:00 AM
 Current Treatments For Tree Pests
Patrick G. Mawhinney 

Break 

10:15 - 10:45 AM
Proper Pesticide Handling And Safety
Patrick G. Mawhinney

10:45 - 11:45 AM
Tree Risk Assessment & New ANSI Standards
Dudley Hartel, US Forest Service/Consultant

11:45 - 12:45 PM
Box Lunch Provided

 

1:00 - 3:00 PM
Ground & Aerial Tree Inspection & Analysis and Pest Control Strategies
Lucas Ball, Downey Tree Co.   

3:00 - 3:30 PM
ISA CEU'S and GA Pesticide Credits


        
Continuing Education Credits:

I.S.A. CEU's

Arborist 5.5
Science 2.5
Climber Specialist 3
Utility 3.75
Municipal 5.5
 
Pesticide Recertification Credits

5 Hours in each of the following:
Forest Pest Control Cat. 23
Ornamental and Turf Cat. 24
Right of Way Cat. 27 
Private:
2 hours

Dekalb County Training Drive Decatur, 
4380 Memorial Drive
Decatur, GA 30032

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For more information about the Georgia Arborist Association,
please contact us:


Email:  info@georgiaarborist.org
Phone: (404) 913-1422
Address:  GAA ~ P.O. Box 8802 ~ Atlanta, GA  31106


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