2017 Spring Training Continuing Education Credits/Units

Credits for education sessions have been approved for:

BC Society of Landscape Architects (BCSLA)

Western Canada Turfgrass Association (WCTA)

•  for BC Pesticide Applicator Certificate

International Society of Arboriculture

(Updated January 10, 2017)

 

British Columbia Society of Landscape Architects (BCSLA)

BCSLA credits are available for the following:

Full day attendance on:

  • Maintenance Day, Tuesday, February 28, 2017
  • Horticulture Day, Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Post Event Session on Thursday, March 2, 2017:

  • 8:30 - 11:30 am: Contemporary Challenges in Urban Forestry - from Theory to Practice - presented by Aidan ffrench

Learn more about BCSLA credits:

Western Turfgrass Association (WCTA)

BC Pesticide Applicator Certificate (BC PAC) Continuing Education Credits (CECs) have been approved for the following sessions: 

Maintenance Day, Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Session  PAC CEC Categories Credit Amount

Opening Keynote: Use of Organic Matter Around the World  | Mario Lanthier

  • Landscape & Dispenser

1.0 IPM

B1: Soil Management to Conserve Water  |  Mario Lanthier
  • Landscape & Dispenser

1.0 IPM

 

Horticulture Day, Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Session  PAC CEC Categories Credit Amount
D3: Drought Tolerant Planting  | Gwen Steele
  • Landscape & Dispenser

1.0 IPM

E2: North of 60: Planning and Management Practices  |  Ricky Morelli

  • Landscape & Dispenser

0.75 IPM

 

Post-Conference Session, Thursday, March 2, 2017

Session  PAC CEC Categories Credit Amount
NATS Nursery Tour
  • Landscape & Dispenser

0.5 IPM

 

To be eligible for credits, delegates must hold a valid BC pesticide certificate and must be present for the entire session from start to finish.

 

 

International Society of Arboriculture

International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Continuing Education Units (CEUs) have been approved for the following sessions:

Maintenance Day, Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Session
ISA CEU Categories Credit Amount

Opening Keynote: Use of Organic Matter Around the World  |  Mario Lanthier

  • BCMA - Science
  • BCMA - Practice

0.5 CEUs

  • Certified Arborist
  • Municipal Specialist
  • TW Climber Specialist

1.0 CEUs

A1: BioEngineering is Healing the Earth, Nature's Way  |  David Polster

  • BCMA - Science
  • BCMA - Practice

0.5 CEUs

  • Certified Arborist
  • Utility Specialist
  • Municipal Specialist
  • TW Climber Specialist

1.0 CEUs

B1: Soil Management to Conserve Water  |  Mario Lanthier

  • Certified Arborist
  • Utility Specialist
  • Municipal Specialist
  • TW Climber Specialist
  • BCMA - Practice

1.0 CEUs

C2: A Fresh Look at Communities in Bloom  |  Kathleen Reinheimer and Wendy Wiederick

  • Certified Arborist
  • Municipal Specialist
  • BCMA - Management

1.0 CEUs

Horticulture Day, Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Session  ISA CEU Categories Credit Amount
D2: Vancouver Urban Forest Strategy  | Bill Stephen
  • Certified Arborist
  • Utility Specialist
  • Municipal Specialist
  • BCMA - Management
  • TW Climber Specialist

1.0 CEUs

E2: North of 60: Planning and Management Practices  |  Ricky Morelli

  • Certified Arborist
  • Municipal Specialist
  • BCMA - Management
  • TW Climber Specialist

1.0 CEUs

E3: Rocks Don't Absorb Water... and Other Lessons from the Rain Garden  |  Deborah Jones

  • Certified Arborist
  • Municipal Specialist
  • BCMA - Management
  • TW Climber Specialist

1.0 CEUs

F2: Urban Forestry in Ireland - Meeting Challenges through systemic changes and collaboration  |  Aidan ffrench

  • Certified Arborist
  • Municipal Specialist
  • BCMA - Management
  • TW Climber Specialist

1.0 CEUs

F3: Current Technology for irrigation Water Savings  |  Terry Omrod

  • Certified Arborist
  • Utility Specialist
  • Municipal Specialist
  • BCMA - Management
  • TW Climber Specialist

1.0 CEUs

Post-Event Session, Thursday, March 2, 2017

Session  ISA CEU Categories Credit Amount

Contemporary Challenges in Urban Forestry - From Theory to Practice  | 

  • BCMA - Practice
  • BCMA - Management

1.5 CEUs

  • Certified Arborist
  • Utility Specialist
  • Municipal Specialist
  • TW Climber Specialist

3.0 CEUs

 

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