Friday, December 6

8:15 am–8:30 am

Introduction and Program Overview

8:30 am–10:30 am

Review of Essential Concepts

10:30 am–10:45 am


10:45 am–12:15 pm

Case 1: Liberty Apple Tree Run Over by Car

12:15 pm–1:00 pm


1:00 pm–2:45 pm

Depreciation (condition, functional limitations, and external limitations)

2:45 pm–3:00 pm


3:00 pm–4:00 pm

Field Data Collection (form based)

4:00 pm–5:00 pm

Case 2: Municipal White Ash Street Tree in EAB-Threatened Area Removed by Property Owner

Saturday, December 7

8:15 am–8:30 am

Recap of Day 1

8:30 am–10:00 am

Case 3: View Clearance Cutting of Maple Tree by Neighbor

10:00 am–10:15 am


10:15 am–10:45 am

Report Writing and Evaluating

10:45 am–11:30 am

Choosing the Appropriate Approach

11:30 am–Noon

Regional Plant Appraisal Committees and Data Sources

Noon–1:00 pm


1:00 pm–1:30 pm

Wrap Up and Summary Recap of Learning From the Training

3:00 pm–5:00 pm

Qualification Exam