Here’s the new website launched by the Tree Care Industry Association about being an arborist in summer 2017:
While teaching students to plant trees…
Middle School: Share that this is a potential career.
High School: If a student becomes highly engaged in tree planting, you can point them to the various training options: directly with a tree care company or through the community college programs such as the Tree Care & Maintenance certificate program at Mt. San Antonio College in Walnut or the Associate of Arts degree program currently in development at Merritt College in Oakland — and potentially Mt. SAC as well.
Merritt College, Dept. of Horticulture:
Laura Forlin: Tel: (510) 436‐2418 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mt. San Antonio College (Mt. SAC), Dept. of Horticulture:
Brian Scott: Tel: (909) 274‐4539 Email: email@example.com
A Plus Tree, Inc. ‐ offices in NorCal, SoCal, and San Diego
Chad Brey: Tel (510) 593‐9414 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Arborwell ‐ offices in the Bay Area, SoCal, and San Diego
Cindy Kirkman: Tel : (510) 606‐1200 Email: email@example.com
Davey Tree Expert Company ‐ offices throughout the state
Andrew Misch: Tel: (916) 350‐0525 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
West Coast Arborists, Inc. ‐ offices throughout the state
Joe Bartolo: Tel: (714) 412‐7656 Email: email@example.com