TRAQ Renewal Course - Palo Alto - Class Full

@ Foothills Park
on Monday, June 11, 2018
in Palo Alto, CA

Meeting Full
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Date and Time:

June 11, 2018 ~ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Course Description:

The ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (TRAQ) program provides an opportunity for professionals in the arboriculture industry to expand their knowledge through education and training in the fundamentals of tree risk assessment. This qualification promotes the safety of people and property by providing a standardized and systematic process for assessing tree risk. The results of a tree risk assessment can provide tree owners and risk managers with the information to make informed decisions to enhance tree benefits, health, and longevity.

The Tree Risk Assessment Re-Qualification Course is a one-day refresher, with five hours of instruction, and three hours of take the exam. Current TRAQ holders can complete the abbreviated course as early as four years into their qualification.

Course Eligibility:

To be able to register for the TRAQ Renewal Course you must hold a TRAQ credential. You may complete the TRAQ Renewal Course as early as one year prior to your qualification expiration date. Participants are asked to bring their TRAQ Risk Assessment manual and clipboard to training.

Registration closes on May 11, 2018 or when class is filled. All payments are due by May 11, 2018. Cancellation/refund requests must be submitted by May 11, 2018. All Applications will be reviewed for approval. Your registration will be finalized via email.

What to do now:

What to bring to class:

  • Your government-issued photo ID
  • TRAQ Manual and Workbook
  • Hard hat and high-visibility vest or shirt
  • #2 pencils and clipboard for taking notes
  • Rain gear, including large zip-lock bag

Please dress for your comfort level indoors and outdoors; we cannot always control the room temperature to suit everyone. Come prepared to spend part of the day outdoors.

Course Instructor:

James Komen

James Komen is a Board Certified Master Arborist and Registered Consulting Arborist. He has been published in two academic journals, presented at the ASCA and ISA annual conferences, and taught and co-taught multi-day training courses on tree risk assessment and tree appraisal. High energy and excitement define his teaching philosophy. While concepts, terms, and definitions are clearly demarcated in class, he emphasizes not only getting the "right" answer, but providing adequate justification.

Special Testing Accommodations Request:

If you have a special need and require an accommodation for a course, please complete the Special Accommodation Request Form and submit it to Your request will be reviewed and you will be notified of a determination.


$220.00 - WCISA/ISA Member

$260.00 - Non-WCISA/ISA Member


5.0 - CA / CTW / MS

2.0 - BCMA-P

2.0 - BCMA-M

1.0 - BCMA-S



Foothills Park
3300 Page Mill Road
Palo Alto, CA 94022