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    Tree Climbing Standard Operating Procedures or Guidelines

    Summary

    Tree climbing poses potential risks, but by following standard operating procedures (SOP’s) tree climbing safety can be improved. This seminar will present a template of a tree climbing SOG or SOP and demonstrate implementation. The equipment and systems to climb trees are diverse and by implementing a standard tree climbing procedure you provide guidance to your workers on what systems and safety protocols are expected from your organization and also reduce liability in the event of an accident.  Where there are documented procedures or guidelines for specific work tasks, training can be done more efficiently and due diligence is more effectively demonstrated.

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    Dwayne Neustaeter, Arborist, Arboriculture Canada Training & Education, Ltd., Olds, Alberta, Canada

    Dwayne Neustaeter is President of Arboriculture Canada, an organization focusing on meeting the training and education needs of arborists and those in related industries. Dwayne’s background and experience complement his current activities of instructing, program development, and qualification testing in the field. He instructs training programs and seminars on safety and a wide range of skills for arborists around the world. Dwayne has over 20 years’ experience in the tree care and related industries, focusing on total tree care operations, instruction, program development, and certification with both college level and private training businesses. Dwayne’s dynamic presentation style will inspire and motivate business operators, managers, and arborists to go back to their businesses with renewed energy and practical action steps.

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