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Applying for or Renewing a Tree Trimmer License

Complete all paperwork and submit with the required fees for approval. You must provide the following:
Class A License
  • Copy of your current certification card from the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) or American Society of Consulting Arborists 
  • A notarized affidavit as described under the Class A Tree Trimmer License section.
Class B License
  • Certificate of successful completion of the 4-hour training program provided by Broward County Extension Education (requires a passing grade of at least 70% correct). 
  • One trained person per job site is required.
County Training Program
Training is provided by Broward County Extension Education. Classes are approximately 4 hours long and conducted in English, Spanish and Creole at various sites around the county. Tree Trimmer I class is followed by a multiple choice exam. Classes will teach proper pruning practices according to American National Standards Institute A300 guidelines.

For a complete schedule of class meeting dates and locations or to register for a class, contact Broward County Extension Education at 954-357-6381. Registration and payment of the training fee is required at least 10 working days prior to the scheduled class date!

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