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

February 27, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Ornamental & Turf Exam Review and Update," at the Huntsville Botanical Garden, Huntsville, AL.  Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

February 27 & 28, 2018 - The Alabama Power Company will host the "2018 Alabama Vegetation Management Society Annual Meeting," at the Bryant Conference Center in Tuscaloosa, AL.  Click here or contact Douglas Sheffield at (256) 231-3462 for more information. (Feb. 27 CA/U 5.5 hrs., M 4.75 hrs., Bm 3.0 hrs., Bp 1.75 hrs., Bs .75 hrs.)(Feb. 28 CA 3.0 hrs., U 2.25 hrs., Bm 1.5 hrs., TW/M/Bsp .75 hrs.)

March 6 - 8, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Integrated Pest Management Certification Program," at WCP-Bham.  Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

March 13 - 15, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Integrated Pest Management Certification Program," at WCP-Bham.  Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

March 13, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Termites and Household Pests ID and IPM," at WCP-Bham.  Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

March 14, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Ornamental and Turf IPM," at WCP-Bham.  Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

March 15, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Annual and Specialty Crops IPM," at WCP-Bham.  Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

March 15, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Urban Forestry IPM," at the Florence Convention Bureau, Florence, AL.  Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

March 15, 2018 - The Florence Tree Commission will host "Pesticides," at the Florence-Lauderdale Tourism Office (200 Jim Spain Drive).  Contact Justin Jeffreys at (256) 740-1262 for more information.  (CA/M 3.5 hrs., Bs 2.0 hrs., Bm 1.5 hrs.)

March 16, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Florence Landscape & Urban Forestry Conference," at the Florence Convention Bureau, Florence, AL.  Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

March 16, 2018 - The Florence Tree Commission will host the "Florence Urban Forestry Horticulture Conference,"  at the Cross Point Church of Christ (1350 Cox Creek Parkway, Florence, AL)  Click here or contact Justin Jeffreys at (256) 740-1262 for more information. (CA/M 5.25 hrs., Bm 4.25 hrs., TW 1.0 hrs., Bsp .5 hrs.)

March 20, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Landscape Management Update and State Exam Review," in Dothan, AL.  Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

March 23, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Ornamental & Turf Exam Review and Update, Part 1" at the Pelham Civic Center (500 Amphitheater Rd, Pelham, AL). Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

March 23, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Ornamental & Turf Exam Review and Update, Part 2" at the Pelham Civic Center (500 Amphitheater Rd, Pelham, AL). Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

April 3, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Wood Destroying Organisms" at the Pelham Civic Center (500 Amphitheater Rd, Pelham, AL). Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

April 3, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Household Pest ID and IPM," at the Pelham Civic Center (500 Amphitheater Rd, Pelham, AL). Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

April 17, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Turfgrass Pest Management" at the Pelham Civic Center (500 Amphitheater Rd, Pelham, AL). Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

April 17, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Turfgrass Pest Management" at the Pelham Civic Center (500 Amphitheater Rd, Pelham, AL). Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

April 25 - 27, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Landscape Design and Plant Materials Certification Program" at the Pelham Civic Center (500 Amphitheater Rd, Pelham, AL). Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

 

Arkansas

 

Georgia

February 20, 2018 - The Georgia Arborist Association will host "Trees and Power Lines/Electrical Safety Awareness," at the Trees Atlanta Kendeda Center (225 Chester Ave. Atlanta, GA)  Click here or contact Catherine Buckley at (404) 668-5482 for more information. (CA/TW/U/M 6.25 hrs., Bp 5.0 hrs., Bm 1.25 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.)

February 24, 2018 - Middle Georgia State University will host the "Waddell Barnes Botanical Garden 2018 Spring Symposium," at the Middle Georgia State University, Professional Sciences Building 1st floor. Click here or contact Michael Glisson at (478) 471-2780 for more information.  (CA/M 3.0 hrs., Bm 2.5 hrs., Bs .5 hrs.)

March 1, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Exmark Landscape, Forestry & ROW Pests," at the Douglasville Ace Hardware, Douglasville, GA.  Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

March 2, 2018 - Bibb County Cooperative Extension will host the "Green Up 2018," at Claystone Park at Lake Tobesofkee (6600 Moseley Dixon Road, Macon, GA. This training is geared toward  green industry professionals, including landscapers and arborists.  The Georgia Department of Agriculture session will discuss regulatory and licensing information.  Contact Karol Kelly at (478) 751-6338 for more information.  (CA 3.0 hrs., M/Bm 2.0 hrs., TW/Bp 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.

March 14 - 16, 2018 - The Georgia EMC will host the "GEMC Right-of-Way School," at GRESCO Utility Supply (115 Rumble Rd, Forsyth, GA).  Program's will cover safety issues when felling trees, climbing, performing rescue of workers injured in tree, property use of chainsaw and correct PPE's to be used when working around trees, working around high voltage during tree work, and control of vegetation through use of pesticides.  Contact Mike Benton at (478) 992-6132 for more information. (March 15 UPTO CA/TW/U 8.0 hrs., Bp 6.0 hrs., Bm 2.0 hrs.) (March 16, UPTO CA/TW/U 8.0 hrs., Bp 6.0 hrs., Bm 2.0 hrs.)

March 16, 2018 - UGA Bartow County Extension will host the "Northwest Georgia Pesticide Safety Training," at the Olin Tatum Agricultural Building, Stiles Auditorium (320 West Cherokee, Ave., Cartersville, GA).  Contact Paul Pugliese at (770) 387-5142 for more information.  (CA/M 5.0 hrs., Bs 3.0 hrs., Bm 2.0 hrs.)

March 16, 2018 - University of Georgia Extension Gwinnett County will host the "UGA Extension Gwinnett Green Industry Update," at Gwinnett Technical College, Building 200, Room 104.  Contact Timothy Daly at (678) 377-4011 for more information. (CA/M 4.0 hrs., Bm 3.0 hrs., U/Bs 1.0 hrs.)

March 29, 2018 - The Georgia Urban Forest Council will host the "Invasive Species and the Urban Forest," at City Hall Council Chambers (2006 Heritage Walk, Milton GA).  This program will cover: "What is an invasive species," "Bugwood apps for Early Dectection and Rapid Response," "Available treatments for invasive insects and plants," "Alternatives for invasive landscape trees in Georgia," "Challenges and opportunities that influence the use of native plant material in commercial landscapes.  Contact Mary Lynne Beckley at (470) 210-5900 for more information. (CA/M 2.75 hrs., Bs 1.25 hrs., Bm 1.0 hrs., Bp .5 hrs.)

April 4 - 6, 2018 - The Georgia Vegetation Management Association Conference will be held at the Classic Center in Athens, GA.  Click here or contact Ben McTier at (678) 858-5739 for more information.  (April 5th CA/U 5.25 hrs., Bm 3.75 hrs., TW/M/Bsp .75 hrs.)(April 6th CA/U 3.0 hrs., Bm 2.0 hrs., Bp 1.0 hrs.)

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

 

North Carolina

February 20, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Exmark Landscape, Forestry and ROW Pests," in Charlotte, NC.  Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

February 20, 2018 - The NC Cooperative Extension will host the "Eastern NC Landscape Conference," at the Brown Auditorium at Nash Community College (522 N. Old Carriage Rd.).  Contact Matthew Stevens at (252) 459-9850 for more information. (CA/M 3.0 hrs., Bp 2.0 hrs., U/Bs 1.0 hrs.)

February 21, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Exmark Landscape, Forestry and ROW Pests," in Charlotte, NC.  Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

February 22, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Exmark Landscape, Forestry and ROW Pests," in Jamestown, NC.  Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 hrs.)

February 23, 2018 - Green Industry Web Portal will host, "Exmark Landscape, Forestry and ROW Pests," in Jamestown, NC.  Click here or contact Fred Kapp at (205) 862-2588 for more information. (CA/M 4.25 hrs., Bm 3.25 hrs., U 1.5 hrs., Bs 1.0 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

March 22, 2018 - Trees SC will host the "Spring SCAW," at the Harbison Environmental Edcuation Center (5600 Broad River Road, Columbia, SC).  Click here or contact Karen Hauck at (843) 814-4620 for more information. (CA/M 5.0 hrs., Bs 2.5 hrs., U/Bp .75 hrs.)

Tennessee