Coming Soon! Vegetation Management Pre-Inspector Training

The Training Resource Center at College of the Sequoias will be offering Pre-Inspector Level 1 Training. This training was designed to educate participants to patrol power lines to ensure vegetation clearance in accordance with safety regulations. Participants will cover a variety [...]

2022-11-02T20:24:19+00:00November 2nd, 2022|Apprenticeship, Education|

Utility Line Clearance Arborist Training: College of the Sequoias

The Training Resource Center at College of the Sequoias offers a Utility Line Clearance Arborist Training. This five-week, 200-hour program offers trainees an opportunity to develop best practices, skills, and knowledge required for a career as a Utility Line Clearance Arborist. [...]

2022-11-02T20:12:48+00:00November 2nd, 2022|Apprenticeship, Education|

Boston Power Corps: Get Paid to Train for Green Jobs

PowerCorps Boston is a paid ($15.75/hour) workforce development program that uses environmental service as a way to teach career and technical skills. Through a mix of classroom learning and, in the field/hands on learning program, participants will have the opportunity to [...]

2022-10-31T13:45:01+00:00October 31st, 2022|Apprenticeship, Education|

UMass Amherst/Stockbridge School of Agriculture Visit

TCIA's Manager of Workforce Recruitment & Retention, Erin Demers, spoke with arboriculture students at UMass Amherst and the Stockbridge School of Agriculture. Erin was invited by Kristina Bezanson, lecturer of Principles of Arboriculture [...]

2022-10-27T13:16:12+00:00October 26th, 2022|Education|

Massachusetts Arborists Association Fall Field Day

TCIA's Manager of Workforce Recruitment & Retention attended the Massachusetts Arborists Association Fall Field Day Event in Framingham, Massachusetts! Fall Field Day connects leading arborists and landscape professionals in Massachusetts with students and industry professionals.  It was great to connect with [...]

2022-09-20T18:52:26+00:00September 20th, 2022|Education, Event|

FREE Virtual Workshops on EHAP, Ground Ops & Aerial Lift Safety

TCIA is pleased to roll out FREE virtual workshops for employees of companies with fewer than 250 employees funded by the Susan Harwood Grant program that is funded by OSHA. These half and full-day virtual workshops will help further employee training [...]

2022-04-22T18:02:17+00:00April 22nd, 2022|Education|

TCIA Offers Free “Intro to Arboriculture Safety” Course

TCIA has developed a free online certificate course called "Intro to Arboriculture Safety." This certificate course is for anyone who is curious about a career in arboriculture. If you're an arborist, you can share this with your friends and family. As [...]

2022-01-12T14:32:14+00:00January 12th, 2022|Education|
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