ISA Today - August 2020

BCMA Study Guide is Now Available

Aug 18, 2020

The new the BCMA Guide for Exam Preparation by Sharon J. Lilly, author of the Arborists’ Certification Study Guide, is available for purchase at the ISA Store. The BCMA Guide for Exam Preparation is designed to help candidates study for the ISA Board Certified Master Arborist® (BCMA™) certification, and is intended to help ISA BCMA program candidates, assess current knowledge, create a study program, select references for further study, and practice taking applied and scenario-based exam questions. Purchase your copy and prepare for the next step in your arboriculture career!

Save 10% on the Newly Updated Intro to Arboriculture Online Course

Aug 18, 2020

For a limited time, purchase the full Introduction to Arboriculture Online Course with a 10% discount by using the discount code, ITA10. Advance your knowledge of tree care, or prepare for the ISA Certified Arborist® or other ISA credential exams while enjoying an interactive, visual learning experience with instant feedback. ISA credential holders are eligible to earn up to 50 continuing education credits.

2020 ISA Annual International Conference is Going Virtual

Aug 18, 2020

ISA has made the difficult decision to cancel our in-person 2020 ISA Annual International Conference and Trade Show slated for 15-17 December 2020. The safety and well-being of our attendees, members, employees, partners and vendors remains our top priority. This decision was made due to recent developments in COVID-19 cases, the restrictions placed by public health officials on large gatherings through 2020 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and the overall climate surrounding travel and meetings.

Earning ISA’s Highest Credential

Aug 18, 2020

Over the past decade, the tree care profession has experienced rapid growth and there is a significant amount of knowledge required to properly perform tree care at the highest level. As the tree care industry continues to grow, more and more professionals are looking for ways to improve their skills and set themselves apart from their peers. One of the many ways arborists further their professional development and set themselves apart is by earning credentials.

ISA welcomes a new Editor-in-Chief for Arboriculture & Urban Forestry

Aug 18, 2020

The International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Cecil Konijnendijk as the new Editor-in-Chief of Arboriculture & Urban Forestry (AUF).

Urban Forest Standard Survey

Aug 18, 2020

The Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) is seeking input from the urban-forestry community to understand the value and challenges facing urban forests, and gauge interest in the development of an urban forestry standard. To assist with this, please complete this 13-questions survey which will take no more than 15 minutes of your time.

August Issue of Arborist News is Now Available

Aug 18, 2020

The latest issue of Arborist News is now available to read online. Featured in this issue: Continuing Education: Arboricultural Operation Safety Standards: A Global Perspective, Why Future Arborists Need Your Help Now: Starting a Career During a Global Pandemic, Recommended Best Practices for Tree Care Operations During COVID-19, and so much more.

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