Event Overview

Announcement – 1:30 p.m. 2/6/18:  The Penn State Extension announced that the February 7 Arborist training will take place as scheduled.  Registration begins at 7:30 a.m.  The class runs from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  A light breakfast and lunch will be provided.


Registration is directly with the vendor.  See Training Flyer for more information.

Description: This full-day workshop will help prepare individuals for the ISA Certified Arborist Municipal Specialist® certification exam to be taken at a future date at your own convenience. The ISA Municipal Specialist Certification Preparation Course was developed by the Society of Municipal Arborists to provide an overview of all six exam domains, including: Policy/Planning, Administration, Risk Management, Arboricultural Practices, Communication Skills, Public Relations/ Education. The presentations include terms, key concepts, and items for self-study.

Audience: This course was designed specifically (but not exclusively) for municipal representatives, planners, parks departments, tree commissioners, arborists who work within their community, and public works employees

Cost: $60 fee for attending the workshop includes a continental breakfast, breaks, and lunch. The Municipal Specialist Certification Study Guide is available at the registration website for an additional $60 with your registration. (Note: DVPLT scholarship value is up to $120.00 – course/guide)

Registration: Directly with the vendor. See attached. Deadline to register is January 31, 2018.

How to Claim a Delaware Valley Trust Property & Liability Trust Scholarship:

1) Property & Liability Trust members should first contact the Trust to confirm availability and reserve your scholarship by emailing cbigham@dvtrusts.com or calling (267) 803-5720.

2) Next, register directly with the Penn State Extension at www.extension.psu.edu/municipal-specialist-prep-course or call (877) 345-0691.

3) After completing the course, forward proof of completion and payment to cbigham@dvtrusts.com or fax (267) 803-5770.

4) Upon approval, the Property & Liability Trust will issue a reimbursement check for the value of the scholarship (up to $120.00 course and study guide/limit two scholarships per member entity).

DVPLT scholarship questions?  Please call email cbigham@dvtrusts.com or call (267) 803-5720.

This event is available to Property & Liability Trust members. Please login to register.

Where & When
7 February 2018
8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Questions? Please email cbigham@dvtrusts.com or call (267) 803-5720.