Arborists treated to host of advice and best-practice demonstrations at IOG SALTEX 2009

Arborists visiting this year's IOG SALTEX will be able to brush up on their knowledge and techniques with the World of Arb demonstrations, seminars and Meet the Experts sessions.

Taking place in the Grandstand, experts from the Arboricultural Association will be presenting seminars on:

  • Tree inspections and record keeping To take place on 8 September at 10.45am with Rhoderic Taylor
  • Tree protection To take place on 9 September at 1.30pm with Julie Sadler
  • Tree pruning To take place on 10 September at 2.15pm with Julie Sadler

Meanwhile, in addition to offering advice for the Meet the Experts sessions, the BTS Group will be holding demonstrations covering best-practice routines for:

  • Chainsaw use and maintenance
  • Aerial rescue techniques
  • Access — climbing versus the use of a mobile elevating work platform (MEWP).


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