Trade Category: Utility Arborist

Utility Arborist Apprenticeship

What is a Utility Arborist? A Certified Utility Arborist is a person who undertakes any work required to prune or clear vegetation in proximity [defined as a distance of three meters or less from a primary conductor with a voltage of 750 volts or higher] to energized electrical equipment, structures and conductors; or, who in... Read more »

Apprentice Resources for Technical Training & Exams

Red Seal Landscape Horticulturist Apprentices Landscape Horticulturist Apprenticeship – 2012 (Apprentices who have completed one or more levels of technical training before September 2018, old standard) Technical Training Manuals: Level 1 Technical training under the old standard has been phased out. Level 1 Technical training is now under the “Harmonized” standard below. Landscape Horticulturist Apprentice Manual... Read more »

British Columbia Falling and Bucking Regulation Information and Required Credentials

Manually Falling and Bucking trees is a regulated activity in British Columbia. In B.C., ANY WORKER who fells a tree larger than 15 cm (6 inches) in diameter (width), at a height of 30cm (15 inches) from the base (or ground), must be certified to the BC Faller Training Standard (BCFTS). Arborists, Landscapers, and any... Read more »

Trades Expo October 27th

Date: Friday 27th October, 2017

Time: 9:00am will be at the Trades Expo. Come try our trade find out about apprenticeship and sponsorship for the Horticulture trades Landscape Horticulture, Production Horticulture, and Arborist Trades. We will have information on accessing horticulture trades with ITA youth in Trades programs. We can also inform employers on ways supports and collaborates with industry.... Read more »

Utility Arborist Apprenticeship Level 2 – EITI December 2018

Utility Arborist Apprenticeship Level 2 - EITI May 2018

Date: Monday 3rd December, 2018

Time: 8:00am

This program is for technical training for the Utility Arborist Level 2 Apprenticeship Date: December 3rd – 14th, 2018 Information & Registration: Location: Langley ***Update: September 10th – 21st, 2018 cohort was postponed to December 3rd – 14th, 2018

Utility Arborist Level 1 – EITI

Utility Arborist Level 1 - EITI

Date: Monday 14th August, 2017

Time: 9:00am

Start Date: August 14 End Date: September 22, 2017 This program is for technical training for Level one of the Utility Arborist Apprenticeship Information Location: Langley

Electrical Industry Training Institute

Level 1 & 2 Utility Arborist Apprenticeship Level 1 is 6 weeks of school technical training Level 2 is 2 weeks of school technical training Technical training towards the Certificate of Qualification as an Utility Arborist Upcoming Technical Training Sessions: Course Listings Utility Arborist Level 1 October 21 to November 29, 2019 Utility Arborist Level... Read more »