Want to get involved with the trees in your neighborhood or community? Become a Tree Tender! Tree Tenders is our flagship course that teaches you all about trees and how to become an advocate for them in your neighborhood. This course covers urban forestry practices, tree biology and health, basic tree identification, proper pruning and maintenance, and instruction on how to lead your community in organizing tree plantings and tree care.
Here’s info on the next Tree Tenders Course:
Online Tree Tender Course: 3 Part Webinar (Must attend all 3 sessions)
May 21, May 28 and June 4
6pm — 8pm
Online Webinar Only. No in-person classes are being offered at this time.
This Tree Tender Training fulfills the requirement for TreeVitalize Grants offered by DCNR.
This online webinar will be taught via the web using ZOOM, but attendees do not need special software installed on their computers. Lectures are recorded and can be viewed by attendees that miss a live lectures. An online quiz must be completed following each lecture in order to complete the course and obtain a certificate.
This is a 3‑part evening series Online Webinar. You must attend ALL 3 ONLINE SESSIONS to become certified as a Tree Tender: May 21, May 28, and June 4. If you are unable to participate live you will have to view the online recordings.
All 3 session run from 6–8 pm.
This course is not appropriate for participants under 16 years of age. Contact email@example.com or 412–781-8733 ext 204 for more information.
$20 Registration fee includes online instruction. We will mail a copy of the Tree Tender book and certificate after completion of the course. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Participants will need high speed computer internet access, with speakers, as well as an email address in order to communicate with the instructor.
You will receive instructions for accessing a webinar after registration. It is recommended that you log in to the webinar a few minutes early to make sure that you are not experiencing any technical difficulties. If you are experiencing technical difficulties, please let us know via email: email@example.com
Contact Joe@treepittsburgh.org or call 412–781-8733 x204 for more information. Due to the nature of this course, we prefer Tree Tenders be at least 16 years of age. If you have any special needs, please let us know. Pre-registration is required for this course.