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 OVERVIEW

The program will cover the following:

  • How wood decay occurs
  • The types of wood decay
  • Processes of wood decay at the cellular level
  • How to differentiate visually between decayed wood and sound wood

METHODOLOGY

Classroom session and field trips.Lecture/Classroom Based
Quizzes and/or Assessments/Exams

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

  • Horticulturists
  • Landscape Architects
  • Landscape Professionals
  • Facilities Managers
  • Arborists
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  Pending
*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
Singaporean/PR  $64.20

Fees include provision of training, assessment materials, tools and equipment and refreshment.
Terms and conditions apply.

*Programme fee stated for Singaporean/PR is subsidised by SkillsFuture Singapore. Upon confirmation of registration, subsidised participants will be charged full fee if they fail to achieve 75% attendance, take the quiz and/or not submit necessary documents for verification purposes. This fee is valid till 31 December 2019.

All information are correct as of posted date. For enquiry, please contact us at ask_cuge@nparks.gov.sg