Alternative CEU Resources

Many organizations offer online and alternative methods for earning ISA CEUs. If you are looking for a way to earn CEUs without leaving your desk, the following links will help. From recorded webinars to workbooks to interactive online learning centers, there are great CEU options for arborists limited by geography, schedule, or mobility. For more information from ISA on what qualifies for CEUs, click here

Podcasts from ISA

Sharpen your knowledge on arboriculture topics with ISA’s informative, entertaining and free podcasts! Check this site regularly to learn about new podcast episodes, which are all available to download or listen to online for free. You can also subscribe to the podcast to be notified by e-mail or your mobile device when a new episode is available.

Earn CEUs by listening to certain podcasts and taking their associated quizzes. Quizzes you purchase may be taken as many times as necessary until you earn a passing score. Please visit the ISA store to purchase a quiz.

There are four podcast series available here. Each series has a different flavor, but they are all educational and sure to entertain. Subscribe to all four of these great podcasts so you don’t miss a single episode!

Looking for some great starter podcasts? We recommend these from the climbing and rigging series. Watch them and then take the CEU Quiz here

Blakes Hitch
Anchor Hitch
Buntline Hitch
Distel
Double and Triple Fishermans Knot
Tautline Hitch

Other Online CEU Opportunities

ISA

ISA Online Learning Center: The ISA Online Learning Center is your portal to learning and professional development in the field of arboriculture. Here, you will find training courses such as the Introduction to Arboriculture Interactive Series as well as new courses on a variety of topics. Learn more

The ISA Web Store offers several products eligible for CEUs. Learn more

ISA Arborist News Quizzes: Arborist News quizzes less than one-year old are available online for free to members online. Log On to the Member Section on the ISA Web Site here, then click the CEU QUIZ Option. This is available to ISA members only.

ASCA

The American Society of Consulting Arborists offers several webinars covering topics such as “Tree Risk Assessment Reporting” and “Soils and Tree Management”. They often offer discounts to WCISA members, so keep an eye out for discount codes! Learn more

PAPA

The Pesticide Applicators Professional Association provides continuing education for pesticide applicators in California. Many of their courses are available online, covering topics such as “Liability Insurance for Commercial Applicators” and “Pesticide Safety 101”. Learn more

Gibney CE

This website provides new seminars for Municipal Arborists every 2 months. Learn more

TCIA

TCIA is making it easy for you to train right from your desk via TCIA Webinars. Companies can now educate a large number of employees at once, reduce travel expenses, and maintain consistent levels of productivity by eliminating time out of the office.

UC Cooperative Extension Sacramento

UCCE Sac has provided us with two articles and CEU quizzes valued at 1 CEU each. Read the presentation and then take the free quiz! Quizzes are graded in the WCISA office, contact us if you have any questions. Fruit and Nut Tree Pruning for Arborists by Chuck Ingels Presentation and Quiz. Oaks Diseases and Pests in California by Akif Escalen: Presentation and Quiz.

Know of something else? Email mary@wcisa.net and we’ll add it to our listing!