On the 25th of August, Iain sat and passed the ISA certified arborist exam. The International Society of Aboriculture is based in the United States and has chapters all over the world. It is dedicated to promoting high standards in the tree care industry and to furthering and disseminating research and new techniques to arborists around the world.
To qualify to sit the certified arborist exam a candidate must prove at least 3 years of industry experience and to maintain the qualification, continuing education units must be completed. This is to ensure that certified arborists keep up to date on the latest techniques and research.