Arboriculture Boot Camp.




Prepare for the ISA Certified Arborist Exam, or improve your own professional knowledge. Get motivated, get thinking, and network with other dedicated professionals! ISA, DPR CEUs applied for. Class is taught in English. 


Ellyn Shea (Organizer, Instructor) is an ISA Certified Arborist and Qualified Tree Risk Assessor,
ASCA Registered Consulting Arborist, garden coach and horticultural educator. Her diverse professional experience includes landscape gardening, bookkeeping, teaching abroad, community urban forestry and arboricultural consulting. With Dr. Larry Costello, she co-produced the 2012 instructional video Training Young Trees used in Master Gardener classes throughout the country. She teaches home gardeners and gives tree tours regularly for local nonprofits Friends of the Urban Forest, Canopy, and Garden for the Environment. Ellyn is also known as the go-to source for Certified Arborist Exam prep in the San Francisco Bay Area, after putting on several “Arboriculture Boot Camp” workshops since 2008. She is a regular contributor to the blog and has written two “Detective Dendro” case studies for ISA’s national trade publication Arborist News.