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Tree Planting and Installation

Course Code: AL0805CA18

Tree Planting and Installation Training

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Date & Time

February 21, 2018
9:00am - 3:30pm (Check-in time: 8:30am)

Description

Proper planting is far more than digging holes; it can literally determine life or death for a tree. Learn to manage the complex details that keep your trees alive, including site evaluation, excavation analysis, and creating optimum soil structure. Other topics include planting at the proper height, planting at the proper depth, and probing containers for roots to judge the depth of the root flare. Hands-on demonstrations will be done, weather permitting.

Instructor Ted Szczawinski

About the Instructor

Ted Szczawinski, a Certified Tree Expert and Dean of Students at Bergen County Technical Schools, is one of the most highly rated instructors at OCPE. He brings his extensive plant and tree science knowledge to class and shares it in a way that is down-to-earth, fun, interactive, and easy-to-understand.

Credits

Certified Public Works Manager (CPWM) Credits
3 Technical, 3 Management

NJ Urban and Community Forestry Continuing Education Units
Pending

International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Credits
Certified Arborist - 5.25; BCMA Practice - 2.25; BCMA Management - 3

Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System (LA CES) Credits
5.25 CEUs

Rutgers CEUs
0.525

For the latest credit information, please call (848) 932-7483.

Fees
Early Registration Fee $245.00 Register on or before February 7, 2018 and save!
Registration Fee $270.00 After February 7, 2018
Cancellation Fee $35.00  

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.

Meals

Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided to you at no additional cost.

NOTE: If you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies, please alert us at least one (1) week in advance of the course start date so that we can make reasonable accommodations. We cannot guarantee accommodations for special requests made after that time.

Location

GPS systems may not recognize campus addresses. Even if they take you to the correct building, they will not take you to the assigned parking lot. Therefore, we strongly recommend that you use the directions we provide.

Cook Student Center
59 Biel Road, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Directions, Parking Information & Map

Note: Pre-registration is required. We're sorry, but we cannot guarantee a seat, materials or meals for walk-in registrants. Location is subject to change; registrants will be notified in the event of a change.

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Program Questions? Contact Us!

Program Coordinator: Joe Canzano, 848-932-7317
Administrative Assistant: Karen Tizzano, 848-932-7483

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Attention U.S. Veterans

All of the courses offered by the Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education are approved by the New Jersey State Approving Agency for Veterans Training for tuition reimbursement through the GI Bill. For more information about the GI Bill, click here.