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The One Thing to Rule Them All

Back in November 2023, at TCI EXPO in St. Louis, Missouri, I gave a presentation titled “The One Thing to Rule Them All.” The premise of the presentation was based upon finding one thing we can focus on in our day-to-day work to help with our longevity in the industry, to make sound decisions on […]

MRS and SRS both have their benefits. You may find a blending of these systems to be appropriate for complex jobs.

Climbing Efficiency

When it comes to teaching climbing in the tree care industry, we need to focus more on strategy and efficiency.

Karsten Foerster advancing the tie-in point.

Can You Be Rescued?

In the various recreational climbing disciplines, you will often hear risk or hazards categorized in two ways: “subjective” and “objective.” This video is based on a session covering the same topic that he co-presented with Craig Bachmann, CTSP, lead trainer and manager with Tree133 LLC, at TCI EXPO ’23 in St. Louis, Missouri.


Arborist Skills: Aerial Lift Rescue Aerial lift rescue is a necessary facet of well-rounded jobsite training. Set up a scenario where the bucket operator is rendered unconscious while aloft and practice a controlled lowering of the boom. It’s best to have two people “catch” the bucket when the tilt function is activated, as this video demonstrates.

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