ISA Certification Study Guide



The ISA (International Society of Arboriculture) certifies arborists through their Arborist Certification Exam. This study guide, authored by the ISA, is specifically tailored to aid candidates in preparing for and successfully passing the Certified Arborist Exam.

Key Features:

  • Provides comprehensive and current content essential for ISA Certified Arborist exam preparation
  • Fully illustrated in color, featuring over 440 photos and illustrations, with nearly 200 new to this edition
  • Chapters on Pruning, Risk Assessment, Climbing, and Urban Forestry have been significantly enhanced
  • Aligned with the latest Best Management Practices (BMP) revisions as of February 2021
  • Includes a comprehensive glossary of arboricultural terms and a valuable list of additional recommended resources

Chapter Structure:

  • Learning objectives
  • Key terms
  • Text complemented by illustrations and photos
  • Workbook section
  • Challenge questions
  • Sample test questions
  • Recommended resources for further study