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Tree Pruning

ONLINE COURSE

Course Code: AL0806WA21

Tree Pruning Training

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Date & Time

February 17, 2021
9:00am - 3:30pm EST (Log-in time: 8:30am EST)

**PLEASE NOTE: You will need to upload a photo ID before the class. You will be sent an email approximately one week prior to the class with instructions. If you cannot upload the ID, you will NOT be able to attend.

Description

In this online class, Licensed Tree Expert Ted Szczawinski will teach you where to prune, when to prune, the best equipment to use, and how to stay safe. He'll demonstrate proper methods of cabling and bracing. You'll also learn the best positioning techniques for cuts against the collar, and how to use false crotch and rope when working in trees with no bucket access - among other things!

Instructor Ted Szczawinski

About the Instructor

Ted Szczawinski, a Licensed 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.

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Credits

**PLEASE NOTE: In order to receive recertification credits for any of our online courses, you will need to upload a photo ID and your license number before the class. You will be sent an email approximately one week prior to the class with instructions. If you do not upload this information, you will NOT be able to attend.

NJ Licensed Tree Experts
Pending

NJ Certified Public Works Manager (CPWM) Credits
Pending

International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Credits
Pending

NJ Urban and Community Forestry Continuing Education Units
Pending

Rutgers CEUs
0.5
25

Fees
Early Registration Fee $210.00 Register on or before February 10, 2021 and save!
Registration Fee $225.00 After February 10, 2021
Cancellation Fee $35.00  

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.

Meals

No meals will be provided.

Accessing this Online Course

This course will be delivered online via the Canvas learning system.

Equipment you will need to access this training:

  • A computer, tablet, or smartphone
  • Microphone is necessary if you'd like to ask questions.
  • Webcam is optional but not necessary
  • Speaker is optional but not necessary (you will be able to listen to the presentation by dialing in on your phone if your computer does not have a speaker)

Photo ID Requirement
Please note that you will be prompted to upload a picture of yourself holding your government-issued photo ID before you begin the course. The photo must be clear enough that we can read the name and verify that the person pictured on the ID is in fact the person holding it. You will receive a reminder email prior to the start of the class with further instructions.

IMPORTANT: A UNIQUE EMAIL ADDRESS IS REQUIRED FOR EACH REGISTRANT TO ACCESS OUR ONLINE COURSES

  • If this is your first time registering with us, please provide your own unique email address when registering; do not provide an email address that you share with co-workers.

  • If you have previously taken classes with us and have used an email address that you share with your co-workers or supervisor, you must update your account with a unique email address. Click the Register Online button below and sign into your account. On the left side toolbar, click My Account. On the drop-down menu, click Edit Profile/Password. Scroll down to the Email Address field (not the secondary email address field!) and enter your own, individual (not shared!) email address here. Click the Submit button at the bottom to save. If you need assistance updating your account, please email or call (848-932-9271, option 2) our Registration Department.

Note: Pre-registration is required.

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Registration will close on February 15, 2021.

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Program Questions? Contact Us!

Program Coordinator: Joe Canzano, 848-932-7317
Administrative Assistant: Beth Perez, 848-932-7483

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How Past Participants Rated the Instructor

Ratings of the Instructor:
(tally of responses received)

  Very Good Good Fair Poor
Ted Szczawinski 16 0 0 0

Comment from past students about Ted:
"Good practical knowledge of what to cut and where."
"Great teacher."
"Excellent job trimming trees."

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