Classes and workshops are sorted by the states and territories covered in the Southern Chapter. NOTE: Not all events listed are sponsored or co-sponsored by ISA Southern Chapter and the Chapter is not responsible for those events.

Use the following abbreviations for the number of CEU's available at the events listed below:

  • Certified Arborist - CA
  • Utility Specialist - U
  • Municipal Specialist - M
  • Certified Tree Worker - TW
  • Board Certified Master Arborist
  • Science - Bs
  • Practice - Bp
  • Management - Bm

Download and complete the application.  Send the completed form with a copy of the agenda for the event by fax (336) 789-0202 or by e-mail to dcarter@isasouthern.org.

 

Alabama

January 17, 2018 - The Alabama Cooperative Extension System will host the "Herbicide & Natural Resources," at the Weeks Bay Reserve Auditorium (11300 US Highway 98, Fairhope, AL).  This workshop will educate attendees on herbicide mixing, calibration, safety, and application techniques. It will  also cover invasive plant ID and control.  Contact Beau Brodbeck at (251) 259-6507 for more information. (CA/U 4.75 hrs., Bp 3.0 hrs., Bm 1.0 hrs., Bs .75 hrs.)

Arkansas

 

Georgia

January 17 & 18, 2018 - The Georgia Urban Forest Council will host an "Arborist Certification Review," at the Edward B. Pop Conference Center (48 Lexington Ave., Washington, GA). Through lectures and demonstrations, certified arborists Gretchen Musser and Rob Swanson will lead attendees taking the ISA Arborist Certification Exam through all domains covered on the test.  In addition to instructing on the topics circled above, attendees will learn how to use the study guide, apply to take the exam, and about option in taking the exam.  This is a two-day course with outdoor demonstrations with weather permitting.  Contact Mary Lynne Beckley at (470) 210-5900 for more information. (CA 7.0 hrs., M/Bp 3.25 hrs., TW 2.75 hrs., Bs 2.25 hrs., Bm 1.5 hrs.)

January 24 - 26, 2018 - The Georgia Green Industry Association will host the "GGIA's WinterGreen 2018 Conference," at the Infinite Energy Center (6300 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth, GA).   Click here or contact Jennifer Addington at (706) 632-0100 for more information. (Jan. 24 Advanced Pest and Disease Workshop CA/M/Bs 3.5 hrs.)(Jan. 24 Worker's Protection Standards CA/U/M/Bm 2.0 hrs.)(Jan. 24 Calibrating Application Equipment and Weed Prevention CA/U/M/TW/Bp 2.75 hrs.)(Jan. 25 "Buzz Up" Your Plant Inventory CA/M/Bm 2.0 hrs.)(Jan. 25 Trade Show Walkabout CA/M/Bm 1.0 hrs.)(Jan. 26 Pesticide Applicator Training & Review CA/TW/U/M/Bp 7.0 hrs.)(Jan. 26 Landscape Disease Update CA/M/Bs 2.0 hrs.)

February 2, 2018 - Training by Willie Chance will present a "Pest Manager Training," at the Mack Gaston Community Center (218 North Fredrick Street, Dalton, GA). Click here or contact Willie Chance at (478) 972-9981 for more information. (CA/TW/U/M 4.0 hrs., Bsm 2.0 hrs.)

February 13, 2018 - UGA Extension Gwinnett County will host an "Ag-Pro Co. Grayson Green Industry Update" at the Grayson Ag-Pro Location in Grayson, GA (1721 Athens Highway).  To register contact Cliff Burton at (470) 955-8417. (CA/U/M 3.0 hrs., Bm 2.0 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

February 15, 2018 - Jerry Holcomb will present the "2018 Woodbine Tree Care Seminar" in Woodbine GA.  Contact Jerry Holcomb at (912) 271-0133 for more information. (CA 6.75 hrs., 4.5 Bs hrs., M 3.0 hrs., TW/Bp 1.5 hrs., Bm .75 hrs.)

February 15, 2018 - Trees Atlanta will present the "2018 Mayors Symposium & Georgia Arbor Day Celebration," at the Trees Atlanta Kendeda Center (225 Chester Ave. SE, Atlanta GA). Click here or contact David Simpson at (404) 458-4515 for more information. (CA/M/Bm 2.0 hrs.)

February 22, 2018 - The UGA Extension Gwinnett will present the "Ag-Pro Co. Grayson Green Industry Update," at the Dacula Ag-Pro location in Dacula, GA (2173 Winder Highway).  To register contact Cliff Porter at (678) 376-3240. (CA/M 3.0 hrs., U/Bspm 1.0 hrs.)

February 23, 2018 - Training by Willie Chance will present a "Pest Manager Training," at the City Services Center (3111 Citizens Way, Columbus, GA). Click here or contact Willie Chance at (478) 972-9981 for more information. (CA/U/M 3.0 hrs., Bm 2.0 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

March 13, 2018 - GEORGIA ARBORIST ASSOCIATION TRAINING hosts Odis Sisk, Global Tree, Climber & Equipment Safety Presentation. Click here is find out more information.

July 10, 2018 - GEORGIA ARBORIST ASSOCIATION TRAINING hosts Rick Barnes, Downey Tree, Tree ID for Beginners & Advanced. Click here is find out more information.

Louisiana 

 

Mississippi

January 25 & 26, 2018 - The Professional Arborist Association of Mississippi will host their "Annual Conference of the Professional Arborist Association of Mississippi 2018," at the Eagle Ridge Conference Center in Raymond, MS. Click here of contact Jason Gordon at (662) 325-8851 for more information. (Thurs. Jam. 25 AM presentations CA/Bm 3.25 hrs., M 3.0 hrs., U 1.0 hrs.)(Jan 25 PM Utility CA/U/M 3.0 hrs., TW/Bspm 1.0 hrs.)(Jan. 25 PM Municipal CA/Bm 3.0 hrs., M 1.0 hrs.)(Fri. Jan. 26 CA/M 3.0 hrs., U/Bp 2.0 hrs., Bm 1.0 hrs.)

North Carolina

January 15 - 19, 2018 - The North Carolina Nursery and Landscape Association will host "Green and Growin' 18," at the Greensboro Sheraton at Four Seasons (3121 Gate City Blvd., Greensboro, NC).  Click here or contact Hannah Singleton at (919) 816-9119 for more information. (Tues Jan 16. "This One's for the Birds: Attracting Wildlife to Your Garden," CA/M/Bm 1.0 hrs.)(Tues Jan 16 "Shrubs & Trees for Pollinators & Other Wildlife CA/M/Bm 1.0 hrs.)(Tues Jan 16 Emerging Pest Forum CA/M/Bm 1.0 hrs.)(Tues Jan 16 Plant Picks the Please Clients CA/M/Bm 1.0 hrs.)(Wed. Jan 17 Keeping "Em Alive: Care for Mature Trees in a Changing World" CA/M/Bp 1.0 hrs.)(Wed. Jan 17 Management Strategies for the Emerald Ash Borer CA/M/Bs 1.0 hrs.)(Wed Jan 17 Emerging Pests/Threats/Treatment within the Horticulture Industry CA/M/Bs 1.0 hrs.)(Wed Jan 17 Plant Diagnostics 101 CA/M/Bs 1.0 hrs.)(Wed Jan 17 Pruning Standard to Maintain Landscape Trees CA/TW/M/Bp 1.0 hrs.)(Wed Jan 17 Right Plant, Right Place CA/U/M/Bm 1.0 hrs.)(Wed Jan 17 Using i-Tree Design to Improve the Functionality of Your Landscape Plan CA/M/Bm 1.0 hrs.)

February 13, 2018 - The North Carolina Cooperative Extension will host the "Eastern NC Nursery Conference," at the Wilson County Agricultural Center (1806 SW Goldsboro St., Wilson, NC).  Click here or contact Danny Lauderdale at (252) 237-0111 for more information.  (CA/M 5.25 hrs., Bs 2.75 hrs., Bm 2.0 hrs., Bp .5 hrs.)

February 15, 2018 - The North Carolina Urban Forest Council will host "Carolina Canopy - Green Infrastructure and Trees," at Freedom Park, Mahlon Adams Pavilion (2435 Cumberland Ave. Charlotte, NC).  Click here or contact Leslie Moorman at (919) 614-6388 for more information. (CA/M 4.5 hrs., Bm 2.5 hrs., Bp 2.0 hrs.)

April 2 - 4, 2018 - ArborMaster will present L1 Precision Felling, Chainsaw Handling & Ergonomics at Biltmore Estate in Asheville, NC.  Click here or contact Deborah Palmer at (800)429-5028 ext. 702 for more information.

April 5 - 6, 2018 - ArborMaster will present L1 Tree Climbing Methods and Work Positioning at the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, NC. Click here or contact Deborah Palmer at (800)429-5028 ext. 702 for more information.

Puerto Rico/U.S. Virgin Islands

 


South Carolina

 

Tennessee

January 29, 2018 - Allpoints will present "Allpoint 2018 Winter Conference," at the Music Road Resort (303 Henderson Chapel, Pigeon Forge, TN).  Contact Scott Burnett at (901) 289-2178 for more information.  (CA/U/M 4.0 hrs., Bm 3.0 hrs., Bp 1.0 hrs.)

January 30, 2018 - Allpoints will present "Allpoint 2018 Winter Conference," at the Residence Inn (2340 Center Street, Chattanooga, TN).  Contact Scott Burnett at (901) 289-2178 for more information.  (CA/U/M 4.0 hrs., Bm 3.0 hrs., Bp 1.0 hrs.)

January 31, 2018 - Allpoints will present "Allpoint 2018 Winter Conference," at the Maxwell Millennium Hotel (2025 Rosa Parks Blvd, Nashville, TN).  Contact Scott Burnett at (901) 289-2178 for more information.  (CA/U/M 4.0 hrs., Bm 3.0 hrs., Bp 1.0 hrs.)

February 1, 2018 - Allpoints will present "Allpoint 2018 Winter Conference," at The Great hall (1900 S. Germantown Rd., Germantown, TN).  Contact Scott Burnett at (901) 289-2178 for more information.  (CA/U/M 4.0 hrs., Bm 3.0 hrs., Bp 1.0 hrs.)