CUGE-ARB-3017 Tree Decay – The Fundamentals

INTRODUCTION
Understanding the fundamentals of tree decay is an important aspect of visual tree assessment. Through this workshop, participants will learn how decay in trees come about and also learn to differentiate visually between decayed and sound wood.

COURSE OBJECTIVES
  • Learn what causes decay
  • Understand the processes of wood decay
  • Visually differentiate between decay and sound wood

COURSE CONTENT/OVERVIEW
  • Definition of decay
  • What causes decay
  • Mode of decay
  • Progress of decay

METHODOLOGY
Classroom session and field trips.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND
  • Arborist
  • Horticulturists
  • Tree-care providers

ABOUT THE TRAINER
Mr. Sim Eng Koon is a ISA Certified Arborist with 10 years of arboriculture experience.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT UNITS
Professional Certification CEUs/CPDs
ISA Certified Arborist 5                
Certified Practising Horticulturist  6
*Awarded points may differ for different sessions. Please refer to the latest mailer or contact our staff for more information. 

COURSE FEES
Course Fees (Inclusive of GST)
Full Fee $214.00
Fees include provision of training, assessment materials, tools and equipment and refreshment.
Terms and conditions apply.


REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT
Please register and pay online here.
Registration closes when class is full.

*CUGE course confirmation e-mail will be sent to all participants who have successfully registered.

Please submit your completed online application forms at least seven days before the date of course. Course places will only be confirmed upon receipt of the duly completed application forms and payment.

ENQUIRY CONTACT
Mr Ashraf Hamzah
Tel: 6462 7301
Mobile No.: 9001 7675
Email: muhd_ashraf_hamzah@nparks.gov.sg


Information is accurate as of the posted date. For more information, please contact us at ask_cuge@nparks.gov.sg