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    What is a Certified Arborist?

    The Certified Arborist is trained and knowledgeable in all aspects of arboriculture. ISA Certified Arborist have met all requirements to be eligible for the exam, which includes three or more years of full-time, eligible, practical work experience in arboriculture and/or a degree in the field of arboriculture, horticulture, landscape architecture, or forestry from a regionally accredited educational institute. This certification covers a large number of topics giving the candidates flexibility in the arboricultural profession. They also abide by a code of ethics as an ISA Certified Arborists which strengthens the credibility and reliability of the work force. This certification is accredited by the American National Standards Institute, meeting and exceeding ISO 17024.


    This tool is intended to help homeowners and consumers find ISA Certified Arborists in their local areas. The information in this tool may not be used for any commercial purpose, including gathering contact information with the intent to make business contacts.


    BCMA = Board Certified Master Arborist
    CA = Certified Arborist
    US = Utility Specialist
    MS = Municipal Specialist
    CTW = Certified Tree Worker
    ALS = Aerial Rescue Lift Specialist
    TR = Tree Risk Assessment Qualification

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    The Find an Arborist tool can help you locate an arborist in your area.

    The Verify a Credential tool enables you to confirm whether an arborist has an ISA credential.