Time: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Eastern time zone
Program Format: Three, 2-hour segments will be delivered in ONE
DAY as follows:
- 8:30 am – 9:00 am: Sign-on to Adobe Connect
- 9:00 am – 11:00 am: Session One (5 min break
- 11:00 am - 12:00 pm: BREAK
- 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm: Session Two (5 min break midway)
- 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm: BREAK (Lunch and practice prep)
- 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Session (5 min break midway)
Eligibility: Please be aware that in order to attend the workshop and be eligible to take the CTSP exam you would need to complete the following steps:
1. Enroll into the program
2. Satisfactorily complete the homework - all 13 Critical Thinking exercises & Safety Program checklist.
3. And then, request a registration form via phone - 603-314-5380 or email - firstname.lastname@example.org (read the "Eligibility" above before you request the registration)
The Workshop Fee:
TCIA member - $390 Early Bird; After EB deadline $430
Non-TCIA member - $550 Early Bird: After EB deadline $565
$50 Exam surcharge is included in the price
Early Bird deadline - before 2/28/2023
CEUs: 8.00 ISA
Learning Platform Required: We will be using our Adobe Connect virtual classroom. It’s a powerful platform with lots of features we can put to good use.
Virtual Training Requirements:
1. Participants will receive a link to access the classroom a week prior to the workshop. Tablets and mobile phones are not supported.
2. Headset. We will use VoIP (i.e. no call-in number) so participants will need to use a headset or earbuds
3. Quiet Space. We recommend they have a dedicated learning space such as a conference room, office, a room at home, etc. so that there are no outside disturbances.
4. Good internet/bandwidth connection. Those who do not have good connectivity will have trouble connecting to the session and/or audio.
5. Ability to print out the workbook and handout materials. These will be sent to you prior to the workshop.
The CTSP Virtual Exam: will be proctored online using the ProctorFree software. Requirements - Good internet/bandwidth connection, quite space, headset or earbuds, webcam. Tablets and mobile devices are not supported. Proper ID is required to scan.
Cancellation policy: Workshop registration cancellation must be received via email at CTSP@tcia.org with the subject line "Cancellation".
The Exam: will be available for you to access for the next 5 days after the workshop. The candidates will receive additional instructions.
* Full refund less $35.00 administrative fee up to 30 days prior to your scheduled workshop
* 50% refund after that up to two weeks from your scheduled workshop
* No refund within two weeks of the workshop date
An exception will be made for an unexpected illness, and a refund of 50% or a credit to attend an up-coming workshop can be issued if an email cancellation is submitted prior to the start of the workshop. No telephone cancellation accepted.
Municipal and Utility Arborists:
Because your employers are ineligible for TCIA membership, the CTSP program extends TCIA member pricing to you for enrollment and certification workshops as a professional courtesy
No Online registration - Check Eligibility above