Tree Pittsburgh’s flagship urban forestry and tree care course is offered multiple times a year. The Tree Tenders Course covers urban forestry practices, tree biology and health, proper planting, pruning, and maintenance, and instruction on how lead your community in organizing tree plantings and tree care events.
The next course will be held on:
Saturday, August 17, 2019: Bethel Park 9am-4pm **(note this course is only open to residents in the Saw Mill Run Watershed) Learn more and
Saturday, December 7, 2019 at Tree Pittsburgh’s campus in Upper Lawrenceville; 9am-4pm
Sponsored by the Pittsburgh Shade Tree Commission
Courses cost $40 which includes materials, light food and instruction. Scholarships are available. 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 inquire and we can provide for them.
Pre-Registration is required.