Northeast MN Pruning Workshop

April 17, 2020 – POSTPONED

7:00 AM – 3:00 PM​​

University of Minnesota – Duluth

This event has been postponed. Please check back for more information regarding a possible summer reschedule date


Instructors: Chad Giblin, Louise Levy, Hannibal Hayes, and Liam McClannahan

Join us again for another full day, hands-on workshop at the University of Minnesota – Duluth Campus. As with past workshops, we will continue discussing developmental pruning of young trees and structural pruning of larger, mature trees. New for this year: use of an aerial lift and rigging concepts will be discussed. Participants will have the opportunity to try pruning from the aerial lift and as well as rope and saddle access techniques.​

*Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is required for this event*
*Please bring eye protection, gloves, and a hard hat or helmet*


6.25 ISA CEUs available (CA, MA, B-P, TW/A)
Recertification for MN Licensed Tree Inspectors​


$110​ per participant
$95 per participant for groups of 4 or more​

Cancellation Policy

No refunds will be issued for cancellations after April 10.

If you are no longer able to attend, a substitute individual is welcome to take your place, but please email MSA with the name and contact information of the person who will be attending. ​


​Please email any questions to: Chad Giblin ( or Liam McClannahan (​