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Tree growth and structure will be discussed relative to site selection, species selection, placement, planting or transplanting subsequent care and management. The significance of trees in the environment will be stressed. Tree handling equipment and tree maintenance will be studied. Safety will be a focus of this course and students will study industry standards for arborists.