ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualification Course

August 2-4, 2017
St. Paul Student Center, University of Minnesota
Instructor: Mark Duntemann

The deadline to register for this event has passed.

The ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (TRAQ) program provides an opportunity for professionals in the arboriculture industry to expand their knowledge through education and training in the fundamentals of tree risk assessment. This qualification promotes the safety of people and property by providing a standardized and systematic process for assessing tree risk. The results of a tree risk assessment can provide tree owners and risk managers with the information to make informed decisions to enhance tree benefits, health, and longevity.

TRAQ is a two-day educational course followed by a 1/2 day assessment that includes both a written and field component.The course will cover the topics of Tree Biology and Mechanics, Tree Inspection and Assessment, Data Analysis and Risk Categorization, and Risk Reporting. The course prepares the participant to take the TRAQ assessment to become ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualified. It is required that you attend the course and successfully complete the assessment in order to receive the ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualification.

ISA Member – $625
Non ISA Member – $725
*Course registration fee includes workshop, the Tree Risk Assessment manual and TRAQ workbook, along with lunch and breaks during the two-day training.

For more information regarding the TRAQ Course, including course content and eligibility, download the TRAQ Course Information Packet.