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|Tree Risk Assessment Training|
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Tree risk assessment is one of the core skills of the modern arborist. ATP offers a two-day course in which its qualified tree risk assessors prepare participants for the tree risk assessment qualification (TRAQ) exam and course offered by the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA).
Tree risk assessment is the method employed by arborists for determining how much danger a specific tree poses to the property and humans around it. The danger posed by a tree is expressed by its risk rating, which takes three sets of data into consideration:
In addition to in-depth discussion of topics including tree biomechanics and wind load, this course covers the key points in the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Best Management Practices manual. It also explores the four primary methods for collecting data necessary for tree risk assessments. These methods can be used in isolation or in combination with one another, depending on a particular tree’s circumstances. Participants will be trained in the following skills:
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be prepared to stand the ISA TRAQ exam and course, which is only open to certified arborists.