Elburn Public Works
422 E North St, Elburn, IL 60119
Lost Valley Visitor Center
6720 Keystone Rd, Richmond, IL 60071
What is Urban Forestry Basic Training? CRTI and the Illinois Arborist Association's hands-on training event.
Who should attend? Non-forestry professionals who work with or near trees, or manage staff and/or contractors who work with trees.
What is covered? Our expert-led sessions include important forestry topics such as safety, tree selection, planting and pruning, the importance of roots and bark, providing proper tree care, and avoiding tree damage during construction.
BONUS: a second optional day is focused on chainsaw basics.
- Cost: $20 for each day; scholarships are available (Thanks, IAA!)
- Lunch is included in the course fee on both days
- Dress for the weather- outdoor portions happen rain or shine!
- For more information and to register: