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





 November 15, 2018 - The Arkansas Urban Forestry Council will host “Fruit Trees in Communities Workshop.” Contact Cathy Slater at (501) 625-3710 for more information. (CA/M 4.75 hrs., Bm 2.75 hrs., Bp 2.0 hrs.)


November 14 - 15, 2018 - The Georgia Urban Forest Council will host the "Georgia Urban Forest Council's 28th Annual Conference," at the Jekyll Island Club Resort in Jekyll Island, GA.  Click here or contact Mary Lynne Beckley at (470) 210-5900 for more information. (November 14 UPTO CA/M 5.0 hrs., Bm 3.0 hrs., Bs 2.0 hrs.)(November 15 UPTO CA/M 5.0 hrs., Bm 3.5 hrs., Bs 1.5 hrs., U 1.0 hrs.)

December 4, 2018 - Training by Willie Chance, LLC. will present a “Pest Manager Training,” at the Savannah Rapids Pavilion, Loblolly Pine Room, (3300 Evans-to-Locks Road, Martinez, GA). Click here or contact Willie Chance at (478) 972-9981 for more information. (CA/M 3.0 hrs., U/Bspm 1.0 hrs.)



North Carolina

December 12 & 13, 2018 - The North Carolina Urban Forestry Council will host an “Annual ISA Certification Review & Exam,” at the Guilford County Extension Office (3309 Burlington Road, Greensboro, NC). Click here or contact Leslie Moorman at (252) 653-6277 for more information. (Wed. Dec. 12 (CA/M 6.0 hrs., Bs 4.0 Bs hrs., Bm 2.0 hrs.)(Thurs. Dec. 13 CA 5.75 hrs., TW/Bp 4.5 hrs., M 3.5 hrs., Bm 1.25 hrs.)

Puerto Rico/U.S. Virgin Islands


South Carolina


December 12, 2018 - HalfMoon Education, Inc. will present “The Tree Course,” in Nashville, TN. This course includes sessions directly addressing tree biology, anatomy, soil conditions, water management, tree health, selection, risk management, threats to trees and their treatment options. Contact Doug Chapman at (715) 835-5900 for more information. (CA/M 6.5 hrs., Bs 3.25 hrs., Bm 2.5 hrs., Bp .75 hrs.)

December 12 - 14, 2018 - Invasive Plant Control, Inc. will host the “Innovations in Invasive Species Management,” at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel and Convention Center, (2800 Opryland Drive, Nashville, TN). Click here or contact Steven Manning at (615) 969-1309 for more information. (Dec. 12 CA 2.5 hrs., M/Bm 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)(Dec. 13 CA 6.25 hrs., Bm 4.0 hrs., Bs 2.25 hrs.)(Dec. 14 CA 5.75 hrs., U/M 3.0 hrs., Bs 2.25 hrs., Bm 2.5 hrs., Bp 1.0 hrs., TW .5 hrs.)