Upcoming External Training / Courses


ISA CERTIFIED ARBORIST UTILITY SPECIALIST AND MUNICIPAL SPECIALIST CERTIFICATION REVIEW WORKSHOP

The Florida Urban Forestry Council is hosting two workshops to help people prepare for the ISA's Certified Arborist Utility Specialist and Certified Arborist Municipal Specialist certification exams: 

Central Florida – Tuesday, September 18, 2018
UF/IFAS Hillsborough County Extension Office

South Florida – Friday, September 28, 2018
UF/IFAS Broward County Extension Office

More information here.


Authorized Gopher Tortoise Agent Training -Common Ground Ecology

This training at Common Ground Ecology is designed to certify passing students in FWC authorized gopher tortoise agent activities and provide vital contextual background information on the biology and ecology of tortoises.  The training will be September 24-28th, 2018 in Lakeland, FL.

More information can be found here or by contacting Lance Arvidson.


Authorized Gopher Tortoise Agent Training -Kleinfelder

Kleinfelder has been approved by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) to provide training courses to the public in support of the FWC Authorized Gopher Tortoise Agent (AA) permit. Kleinfelder professional staff offers decades of consulting and training experience in gopher tortoise permitting, capture, relocation and research. Additionally, staff worked closely with the FWC and other Stakeholders during implementation of the newly revised FWC Gopher Tortoise Permitting Guidelines (GTPG) and assisted in the testing of the new FWC online permitting system. 

More information can be found here or by contacting Alexis Seecharan.