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2020 Vermeer Arbor Seminar Series – Series Overview

Date & Time
07/08/2020 - 29/08/2020
All Day


When is the Vermeer Arborist Seminar Series this year?  
Save the date(s)!
QLD: Friday 7th & Saturday 8th August
NSW: Friday 14th & Saturday 15th August
VIC: Friday 21st & Saturday 22nd August
SA: Friday 28th & Saturday 29th August

What will the topic be this year?
Day 1: Pruning
The latest techniques for tree pruning and environmental arboriculture. Learn things such as why deadwood can be good for trees, why thinning probably isn’t doing any good, and why risk assessment is a poor way to prioritise tree work.
Day 2: Technical Tree Work
Day two is all about dealing with defects; how to climb, rig and dismantle trees with defects using guying, bracing, directional loading and other techniques.

Who will be the presenter this year? 
Great question, stay tuned!

Vermeer Arbor Seminar Series 2018


The new industry standards for tree work

A group of industry experts have come together to create a set of handbooks that outline new standards called the Minimum Industry Standards (MIS).

An Introduction to Stationary Rope Technique (SRT)

Vermeer Australia and Joe Harris, along with some of Australia’s most renowned climbers, have joined forces again to deliver the annual Vermeer Arborist Seminar Series for 2019. This year the seminar’s topic: Stationary Rope Technique (or ‘SRT’).

Check out the latest Arbor Gear

Check out the range of new and updated arbor products due to hit Vermeer Parts Counters in May 2019, including the PETZL Chicane Auxiliary Brake, ZIGZAG PLUS Mechanical Prusik by PETZL, The Akimbo SRS Mechanical Device by Rock Exotica and The Rope Cannon.

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    The Vermeer Arborist Seminar Series will be back again in 2020 across Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney and Adelaide. 

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