Mid-State Technical College Admissions
500 32nd Street North
Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
Looking for a unique and rewarding career with many job opportunities? Does our indoor climbing lab and aerial lift trainer intrigue you? Check out our Urban Forestry Technician program!
This program provides you with the skills employers desire, such as pruning, plant healthcare, tree planting/maintenance, plant identification, tree risk assessment, and landscape installation/management. Hands-on learning opportunities include aerial tree work, plant sales, campus landscape design/maintenance, chainsaw service projects, and tree identification. Graduates are eligible for careers in arboriculture, landscape management, and urban forestry.
Elective courses include a series of aerial tree pruning and rigging courses. These courses feature rope and saddle climbing techniques, aerial lifts, and brush chipper operation.
The Urban Forestry Technician program is offered at Wisconsin Rapids Campus. The Wisconsin Pesticide Certification Exam is given in this program.
|10001118||Landscape Plant Identification||2.00|
|10001124||Fundamentals of Aerial Tree Work||2.00|
|10001133||Chain Saw Safety and Operation||2.00|
|10001173||Urban Tree Maintenance||2.00|
|10801136||English Composition I||3.00|
|10001102||Plant Health Care Applicator||2.00|
|10001111||Intro to Horticulture||3.00|
|10001148||People, Resources and Sustainability||3.00|
|10001104||Applied Landscape Architecture||2.00|
|10001105||Dendrology and Silvics||3.00|
|10001138||Landscape & Turf Management I||2.00|
|10001199||Intro to Fisheries, Forestry & Wildlife Resources||3.00|
|10001113||Ornamental Plant Health Care||3.00|
|10001139||Landscape & Turf Management II||2.00|
|10001149||Ecological Basis for Natural Resource Management||3.00|
|10001198||Intro to Soil & Water Resources||3.00|
|10809198||Intro to Psychology||3.00|