Certification and TRAQ

Certification Information:

For questions regarding certification information, review the arborist handbook here.  If you meet the pre-requisites listed in the handbook, fill out an application form here. ISA notifies you if your application is accepted via email, typically within a few days.  For eligibility questions, please call ISA directly at (678) 367-0981.  A Certified Arborist Study Guide for the exam can be found here.

Pearson VUE testing centers offering computer-based certification exams are open for testing, some on a 24-hour basis.  You can find more information about Pearson Vue Center’s updated information throughout the world here.  To view computer-based testing locations click here.  In order to schedule a computer-based exam, you MUST submit your application and/or retake form to ISA. The testing vendor will not allow you to schedule an exam directly through them.

For questions regarding certification, TRAQ or in-person exam guidelines, please email Jesse Neumann, ISAT Certification Liaison, at jesse.neumann@austintexas.gov

View Certification Exam Dates here

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