Fall Grant Cycle Open TREE Fund's Fall 2023 Grant Application Cycle is now open. Applications for the following grants will be due by October 1 with Letters of Inquiry due by September 15. For information on each of these grants and [...]
In May 2023, the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Office of Apprenticeship (OA) approved and recognized TCIA as an Apprenticeship Ambassador. Although TCIA has three years’ experience with the Registered Apprenticeship program, the Apprenticeship Ambassador designation is new for TCIA. “This [...]
TCIA would like to congratulate the most recent graduates of UpSkill California’s Utility Arborist Training! The graduates participated in a five-week, 200-hour program developed by industry experts, in partnership with Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) and Butte College. UpSkill California, a [...]
The Tree Care Industry Association partnered with STIHL Inc. to host Student Career Day, an event for students studying arboriculture.
The Women in Tree Care Pre-Conference continued its momentum at TCI EXPO 2022 with a full day of education, breakout sessions, and networking. The symposium is an important workshop to many within the tree care industry as it works to provide [...]
TCIA's workforce development team had the opportunity to speak to and share resources with the current cohort at PowerCorpsBOS.
To provide companies with guidance, TCIA developed Arborist Apprenticeship Program to help employers build their workforce.
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 [...]
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. [...]
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 [...]