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On fire-damaged roads in Victoria, Army crews face the daunting job of removing ‘killer’ trees – Julian Vickers

Bushfire recovery efforts 3,000 defence reservists have been deployed to assist with the bushfire recovery efforts. The team here at Arbortrim are so proud that Julian Vickers, one of our trainers is one of them using his skills as an arborist. Jules is doing a fantastic job in East Gippsland clearing dangerous fire damaged [...]

By |2020-01-12T05:44:24+00:00January 12th, 2020|News @ Arbortrim|0 Comments

Citywide & Arbortrim AHC30816 Certificate III in Arboriculture

On 22 September, Citywide commenced another group of trainee arborists with its training partner Arbortrim. Arbortrim and Citywide and have long and successful relationship designing and delivering qualification programs that support Citywide’s contract delivery and workforce development. For this latest group of trainee arborists, Citywide staff were nominated by managers across multiple Victorians contracts [...]

By |2019-10-25T02:54:21+00:00October 25th, 2019|News @ Arbortrim|0 Comments

Arbortrim’s very own Rob Buick appointed VTIO secretary

In August 2019 he was appointed Secretary of the VTIO. Arbortrim’s Rob Buick has been a Victorian Tree Industry Organisation (VTIO) committee member since 2014. VTIO is a networking organisation that aims to increase participation in amenity tree industry best practice by disseminating information, presenting workshops and seminars and similar industry specific events that [...]

By |2019-09-05T04:53:16+00:00September 5th, 2019|News @ Arbortrim|0 Comments

Take advantage of government support for arboriculture traineeships

Additional $4,000 incentive for AHC30816 Certificate III in Arboriculture traineeships for employers and $2,000 for trainees for enrolments from 1st July 2019ˆ From 1st July 2019, an additional Australian Identified Skills Shortage (AISS) payment will be available to eligible trainees and their employers. Employers may receive up to $13,000 in totalˆ $1,500 payment at commencement and [...]

By |2019-06-04T05:42:50+00:00June 4th, 2019|News @ Arbortrim|0 Comments

Benefits of Membership Organisations, the Victorian Tree Industry Association.

VTIO NEWS Article originally printed The Australian Arbor Age - Written by our very own Rob Buick Robert is a Business Development Manager with Arbortim Australia (RTO 3562) and VTIO committee member. He writes about the value of industry associations such as the VTIO and the symbiotic relationship it has with its members. Joining [...]

By |2019-05-10T05:50:48+00:00May 10th, 2019|News @ Arbortrim|0 Comments

Become a consulting Arborist

Diploma of Arboriculture now available in Melbourne and Canberra Why should you undertake our Diploma of Arboriculture course? The Diploma of Arboriculture is designed to extend your knowledge of modern arboriculture. It will improve your assessment expertise, upskill your report writing capacity and give you new perspectives on managing urban amenity trees. Keen to know [...]

By |2019-02-05T05:03:55+00:00December 21st, 2018|News @ Arbortrim|0 Comments

Become an Arborist

“Money grows on trees for arboriculture employers and their workers” Government is supporting employers and their workers with financial incentives and training subsidies to address the arborist skill shortage. THE PROBLEM – Arborist skills shortage THE SOLUTION – grow our own Arborists The Department of Jobs and Small Business, [...]

By |2020-01-23T21:58:55+00:00April 30th, 2018|News @ Arbortrim|0 Comments

Take your arboriculture career to the next level

AHC50516 – Diploma of ArboricultureTake your arboriculture career to the next levelEnrol nowNational skill shortage of consultant arborists• Diploma qualified consultant arborists and tree surgeons are in high demand throughout Australia.• Arborists are continually included in Victorian and national skill shortage reports.• National employment outlook indicates ongoing job opportunities for qualified and experienced arborists.Find out [...]

By |2018-01-31T23:46:31+00:00January 31st, 2018|News @ Arbortrim|0 Comments

2017 Victorian Tree Climbing Competition

Professional tree climbing competitions are held around the world to provide a platform for arborists to learn about the latest in climbing techniques and innovations in equipment. They showcase the highest level of professional skills and safety, providing a competitive learning environment for those working in the industry.   ARE YOU [...]

By |2017-11-03T02:31:48+00:00November 1st, 2017|Events, News @ Arbortrim|0 Comments

Victorian Tree Climbing Championships | Practice

In order to prepare for the 2017 Victorian Tree Climbing Championships (VTCC) on November 11th, the VTIO ran a Practice Climbing Day. Allowing everyone to refine their techniques prior to the day. Shane Thompson from Bellarine Tree Service commenced his Cert III in Arboriculture with Arbortrim this month. AHC30810 – Certificate III in Arboriculture^ Shane [...]

By |2017-11-01T04:46:18+00:00October 30th, 2017|News @ Arbortrim|0 Comments