KAA Certified Arborists Preparation Course: (2 Days)
Monday & Tuesday, September 18 & 19, 2017 from 8 am to 4:30 pm 
Location: Hardin County Cooperative Extension Service OfficeElizabethtown, KY 

ISA Written Exam: (1/2 Day)
Certification exam for ISA Certified Arborist, Utility Specialist, and Municipal Specialist Exam:
Wednesday, September 20, 2017. Exam time: 9:00 am-1:00 pm
Deadline to register for exam: September 1, 2017
Please contact us ISA directly for any questions regarding exam.
Contact Name: ISA Certification Department
Contact Phone: 217-355-9411
Contact Email:

KAA Tree Climbing Competition (KAA TCC)
Dates: Set-up: Friday, October 13, 2017
Competition Day: Saturday, October 14, 2017
Location: Woodland Park, Lexington, KY
For more information or for volunteer opportunities please contact 
KAA TCC Chair: Jesse Hesley
Follow link to pay climber registration fee by credit card:
(Scroll down tickets to KAA TCC Climber Registration Fee)

Four Points Sheraton
1938 Stanton Way
Lexington, KY 40511
Discounted hotel room rate of $82 per room
Reservation department at (859) 259-1311
Call to reserve a room: please mention
Kentucky Arborists Association has a
KAA event/discounted room rate of $82
on file.

ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualifications (TRAQ) Course, November 2017
Dates: November 6, 7, & 8, 2017
Location: Hunter Presbyterian Church, Lexington, Kentucky
Deadline to register: October 16, 2017
For more information contact Laura Lambert

KAA Annual Conference
Dates: February 22 & 23, 2018
Location: Four Points Sheraton, Lexington, Kentucky
For more information contact Laura Lambert

Other Local & Regional Events
The Society of Municipal Arborists Announces MFI 2017! 
October 15-20 
NAV Centre 
Cornwall, Ontario  
For more information:

IAA Annual Conference and Trade Show

SMA 53rd Annual Conference and Trade Show
November 13-14, 2017
Partners in Community Forestry Conference
November 15-16, 2017
Tulsa, Oklahoma
For more information:

2017 Indiana Arborist Association Annual Conference
January 24-26, 2017
Join us for the IAA annual conference and receive educational and certification opportunities along with speakers from all over the country providing information on research, current trends and industry issues.

Ohio Tree Care Conference
January 31-Feburary 2, 2017
For more details and to register:

Laura Lambert
KAA Component Executive