Lee A. Bean Apprenticeship

OJT Apprenticeship Program Tree Trimmer Apprentice
Number of Program Hours 320 Hours
Program Training Duration 8 Weeks
Number of Hours Per Week 40 Hours
Number of Employees 25
Rate of Pay $12.25 Per Hour


Program Training Curriculum 320- Hour Breakdown

Basic Tree Knowledge (Tree Identification) 40 Hours
Felling of Trees (Public Protection) 20 Hours
Aerial Equipment (Safety Considerations) 40 Hours
Electricity (Minimum Working Distances) 40 Hours
Conductivity and resistance of various tools) 40 Hours
Hand Saw Usage 20 Hours
Pole Saw and Pruner Usage (Instruction) 20 Hours
Safety Precautions 40 Hours
Rope, Belt and Tool Inspection 20 Hours
Tree Sculpturing (Shaping) 40 Hours