CAS Dates for Your Diary

CAS Dates for Your Diary

By Mark Chester, 14 March 2016

Bookings for the TRAQ course at Myerscough College on 30th, 31st March, 1st April are now completed. We are looking to run the course there again later this year. The next TRAQ course will be hosted by Kew Gardens on 27th to 29th July 2016.  To book your place, contact

Don’t forget CAS at Kew on Friday 24th June.

On 8th July, Minerva Mills near Stratford-Upon-Avon will be hosting the Excellence in Report Writing course (NEW DATE).

On 18th July, Minerva Mills near Stratford-Upon-Avon will be hosting the Tree Preservation Orders course.

This week, Kevin Martin, Arboricultural Manager at Kew Gardens continues his tour of some of the special trees at Kew.  His tree this week is one to which he has a personal connection: Sciadopitys verticillata.




Mark Chester

Mark Chester is a practising tree consultant at Cedarwood Tree Care, executive director of the Consulting Arborist Society and a former Tree Officer. A graduate in Amenity Horticulture, he holds the AA Technician′s Certificate. He is a Chartered Arboriculturist and Chartered Environmentalist. A Fellow of the Arboricultural Association and professional member of the Institute of Horticulture, he is a Cardiff University Expert Witness. Follow me on Google +.