TCIA's Online Learning Center

TCIA Now offers online testing for previously purchased EHAP and Tree Care Academy programs. Easy to access! Faster test results! Real-time resources! All on one platform.

Brightspace by D2L

Brightspace is our latest adventure in advancing tree care businesses!

We will be transitioning to a complete online learning environment throughout the next year. However, we are already offer online testing and results for previously purchased Tree Care Academy and EHAP courses! Now is the time to take advantage of this opportunity to register your unused test portions of the Tree Care Academy and EHAP manuals you’ve been meaning to get too!

3 WAYS TO USE OUR ONLINE COURSES

  1. Company Admin: assigns online courses to employees for independent study. The employee will use the extended learning activities to guide best practices while on-the-job.
  2. Companies hire a TCIA Qualified Trainer to instruct directly from the online course to create a blended learning workshop for employees.
  3. Take your online courses with you with an easy-to-use app on your phone or tablet. Reference materials and courses are easily used while out in the field.

Join us in the latest adventure to advance your skills and professionalism with our new online learning environment!

Available Online Learning System Courses

Aerial Lift Operations 1: Fundamentals: Aerial Lift RescueAerial Lift Operations 1: Fundamentals

The objective of Aerial Lift 1: Fundamentals is to introduce you to general safety and best practices for aerial lift operation. This course covers:

  • Potential hazards associated with operation of an aerial lift device.
  • Safety precautions for working from an aerial lift.
  • Pre-trip inspection of an aerial lift device.
  • Proper aerial lift device positioning and work site set up.
  • Operation of an aerial lift device.
  • Starting and operating a chain saw from an aerial lift device.
  • Lowering and cradling/securing of boom in a safe and efficient manner.

The course blends online learning with on the job skills demonstrations. Upon successful completion of the program, you will receive a certificate demonstrating your ability to learn and retain valuable industry knowledge.

Member Price:
$36.99

Non-Member Price:
$57.99

CEUs available:
2 ISA & 2 CTSP CEUs

Purchase the Course

Aerial Lift Operations 2: Aerial Lift RescueAerial Lift Operations 2: Aerial Lift Rescue

The objective of Aerial Lift 2: Rescue is designed to provide workers with safety knowledge and best practices for the ground operator role in rigging and tree removal operations. This course covers:

  • Emergency Preparedness and Response
  • Aerial Lift Rescue Protocol
  • Aerial Lift Rescue Precautions
  • Aerial Lift Rescue Techniques
  • First Aid

This course blends online learning with on-the-job skills demonstrations. Upon successful completion of the program, you will receive a certificate demonstrating your ability to learn and retain valuable industry knowledge.

Member Price:
$36.99

Non-Member Price:
$57.99

CEUs available:
1.25 ISA  & 1.25 CTSP CEUs

Purchase the Course

Electrical Hazards Awareness Program - English

Provides:

  • Convenient, online training to recognize electrical hazards
  • ANSI-based required safety training for arboricultural operations
  • Easy-to-use documentation for OSHA-required electrical-hazards training
  • Online structure and support for employer certification of line clearance arborists and tree workers who work near energized lines on residential properties
  • References including the ANSI Z133 Safety Standard.
  • Online access to all required videos
  • Create your own online library.

Member Price:
$89.49

Non-Member Price:
$141.99

CEUs available:
7.5 ISA and CTSP CEUs.

Purchase the Course

Electrical Hazards Awareness Program - Spanish

Está diseñado para brindar a los trabajadores una capacitación conveniente en línea para reconocer los riesgos eléctricos. Este curso incluye:

  • Entrenamiento de seguridad requerido basado en el ANSI para operaciones de arboricultura
  • Documentación fácil de usar para la capacitación sobre riesgos eléctricos requerida por OSHA
  • Estructura en línea y apoyo para la certificación de empleadores de arboricultores de despeje de líneas y trabajadores de árboles que trabajan cerca de líneas activadas en propiedades residenciales
  • Referencias que incluyen la norma de seguridad ANSI Z133
  • Acceso en línea a todos los videos requeridos

El curso combina el aprendizaje en línea con demostraciones de habilidades en el sitio de trabajo. Al completar con éxito el programa, recibirá un certificado que demuestre su capacidad para aprender y retener valiosos conocimientos de la industria.

Member Price:
$89.49

Non-Member Price:
$141.99

CEUs available:
7.5 ISA and CTSP CEUs.

Purchase the Course

Ground Operations 1: Fundamentals

Ground Operations 1: FundamentalsGround Operations 1: Fundamentals is designed to provide workers with the introductory knowledge needed to begin their career as a ground worker. This course covers:  

  • Ground worker responsibilities
  • Assisting the climber
  • Emergency response basics
  • Vehicles
  • Ladder safety
  • Basic hand tools

The course blends online learning with on-the-job skills demonstrations. Upon successful completion of the program, you will receive a certificate demonstrating your ability to learn and retain valuable industry knowledge.

Member Price:
$36.99

Non-Member Price:
$57.99

CEUs available:
2 ISA & 2 CTSP CEUs

Purchase the Course

Ground Operations 1: Fundamentals - Spanish

Ground Operations 1: FundamentalsEstá diseñado para proporcionar a los trabajadores los conocimientos básicos necesarios para comenzar su carrera como trabajadores de suelo.

Este curso incluye:

  • Responsabilidades del trabajador de suelo
  • Ayudar al trepador
  • Conceptos básicos de respuesta de emergencia
  • Vehículos
  • Seguridad en escalera
  • Herramientas manuales básicas

El curso combina el aprendizaje en línea con demostraciones de habilidades en el sitio de trabajo. Al completar con éxito el programa, recibirá un certificado que demuestra su capacidad para aprender y retener valiosos conocimientos de la industria.

Member Price:
$36.99

Non-Member Price:
$57.99

CEUs available:
2 para ISA & 2 para CTSP CEUs

Purchase the Course

Ground Operations 2: Chipper Specialist

Ground Operations 2: Chipper SpecialistGround Operations 2: Chipper Specialist is designed to provide workers with safety knowledge and best practices for chipper operation. This course covers:

  • Chipper Types and Hook Up
  • Getting Started
  • Chipper Operation
  • Chipper Maintenance
  • Using the Winch

The course blends online learning with on-the-job skills demonstrations. Upon successful completion of the program, you will receive a certificate demonstrating your ability to learn and retain valuable industry knowledge.

Member Price:
$36.99

Non-Member Price:
$57.99

CEUs available:
1.75 ISA & 1.75 CTSP CEUs

Purchase the Course

Ground Operations 2: Chipper Specialist - Spanish

Ground Operations 2: Chipper SpecialistEstá diseñado para proporcionar a los trabajadores conocimientos de seguridad y mejores prácticas para el funcionamiento de la astilladora.

Este curso incluye:

  • Tipos de astilladora y enganche
  • Empezar
  • Funcionamiento de la astilladora
  • Mantenimiento de astilladoras
  • Uso del cabrestante

El curso combina el aprendizaje en línea con demostraciones de habilidades en el sitio de trabajo. Al completar con éxito el programa, recibirá un certificado que demuestra su capacidad para aprender y retener valiosos conocimientos de la industria.

Member Price:
$36.99

Non-Member Price:
$57.99

CEUs available:
1.75 para ISA & 1.75 para CTSP CEUs

Purchase the Course

Ground Operations 3: Chain Saw Specialist

Ground Operations 3: Chain Saw SpecialistGround Operations 3: Chain Saw Specialist is designed to provide workers with safety knowledge and best practices for chain saw operation. This course covers:

  • General Chain Saw Safety
  • Preparing Chain Saws for Use
  • Chain Saw Operation
  • Cutting Techniques

The course blends online learning with on-the-job skills demonstrations. Upon successful completion of the program, you will receive a certificate demonstrating your ability to learn and retain valuable industry knowledge.

Member Price:
$36.99

Non-Member Price:
$57.99

CEUs available:
1.75 ISA & 1.75 CTSP CEUs

Purchase the Course

Ground Operations 3: Chain Saw Specialist - Spanish

Ground Operations 3: Chain Saw SpecialistEstá diseñado para proporcionar a los trabajadores conocimientos de seguridad y mejores prácticas para la operación de motosierras.

Este curso incluye:

  • Seguridad general de la motosierra
  • Preparación de motosierras para su uso
  • Operación de motosierra
  • Técnicas de corte

El curso combina el aprendizaje en línea con demostraciones de habilidades en el sitio de trabajo. Al completar con éxito el programa, recibirá un certificado que demuestra su capacidad para aprender y retener valiosos conocimientos de la industria.

Member Price:
$36.99

Non-Member Price:
$57.99

CEUs available:
1.75 para ISA & 1.75 para CTSP CEUs

Purchase the Course

Ground Operations 4: Tree Rigging and Removal

Ground Operations 4: Tree Rigging and RemovalGround Operations 4: Tree Removal is designed to provide workers with safety knowledge and best practices for rigging operations and tree removal. This course covers:

  • Basic Principles of Rigging
  • Understanding Forces
  • Mechanical Advantage
  • Equipment and Ropes
  • Rigging Knots
  • Felling Trees

The course blends online learning with on-the-job skills demonstrations. Upon successful completion of the program, you will receive a certificate demonstrating your ability to learn and retain valuable industry knowledge.

Member Price:
$36.99

Non-Member Price:
$57.99

CEUs available:
4.75 ISA & 4.75 CTSP CEUs

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Tree Climber Specialist 1: Fundamentals

Tree Climber Specialist 1: FundamentalsTree Climber Specialist 1: Fundamentals is designed to provide workers with the introductory knowledge needed to begin their career as a tree climber.

  • Tree Climbing Basics
  • Equipment and Ropes
  • Knots and Hitches
  • Tie in and Anchor Points
  • Ascent
  • Work Positioning
  • Use of Climbing Spikes

The course blends online learning with on the job skills demonstrations. Upon successful completion of the program, you will receive a certificate demonstrating your ability to learn and retain valuable industry knowledge.

Member Price:
$36.99

Non-Member Price:
$57.99

CEUs available:
6.5 ISA & 6.5 CTSP CEUs

Purchase the Course

Tree Climber Specialist 2: Aerial Work

Tree Climber Specialist 2: Aerial Work SpecialistTree Climber Specialist 2: Aerial Work Specialist is designed to provide workers with the safety knowledge and best practices for a tree climber.

  • Tree Climbing Basics
  • Climbing Techniques
  • Intro to Stationary Rope System (SRS)
  • Climbing with SRS
  • Working on a Spar
  • Proficiency in Working a Tree

The course blends online learning with on the job skills demonstrations. Upon successful completion of the program, you will receive a certificate demonstrating your ability to learn and retain valuable industry knowledge.

Member Price:
$59.99

Non-Member Price:
$89.99

CEUs available:
2 ISA & 2 CTSP CEUs

Purchase the Course