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How to Become an Arborist
Taking Care Of Trees Make You A Super Hero!
If you have ever wanted to be an arborist, this article will show you the steps that you need to take. From becoming a certified arborist and getting your own equipment, it is not as easy as one might think. You can become member of Mesa Tree Service Pros and actually make a difference.
We’ll discuss what qualifications are needed and how much money can be made in this field.
Arborists work on trees of all sizes, but they usually specialize in either small saplings or large mature trees. This job requires a lot of physical labor including climbing, lifting heavy objects, using ropes for stabilization- all while wearing protective gear such as hard hats and safety harnesses!
-Requirements to become an arborist:
-Must be at least 18 years old and have a high school diploma or equivalent.
-A background in math, science, engineering, and/or tree care helps but is not required.
-You need to earn certification from the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA). This takes around two to three months full time study with exams every other week including lectures on safety practices as well as practical application exercises such as recognizing different types of trees by their leaves. There are also seminars that focus more on climbing techniques in addition to courses for those who want to specialize in diagnosing diseases among plants or insects affecting them; it should take you about six months total before obtaining this certificate.
-Job is not really hard however you need to be ready to climb up a tree for hours and be able to work in all sorts of weather.
-There are also classes that teach the basics, like how to care for trees or other plants with an emphasis on shaping them as well as their importance both aesthetically and ecologically.