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Professional Development

Course List

  • Chicago Wilderness will offer three winter sessions of the Midwest Ecological Prescription Burn Crew Member Training class at The Morton Arboretum. Two days: Saturday and Sunday, September 21 and 22, 2019, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., or Thursday and Friday, October 3 and 4, 2019, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • The Chicago Region Trees Initiative has developed a full day, hands on training event for non-forestry professionals who work with trees. Basic Urban Forestry and Chainsaw Workshops: South Suburban College on Wednesday and Thursday, August 28 and 29, 2019, or John A Logan College on Wednesday, October 9 and Thursday, October 10, 2019.
  • Learn to identify the common trees you see in local preserves or in your neighborhood at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, September 7, 2019, 8:00 to 10:30 a.m. , or Wednesday, October 9, or Saturday, October 12, 2019, 8:30 to 11:00 a.m.
  • Attention all 3rd-5th grade teachers! Flutter on by The Morton Arboretum to gather strategies in order to bring the outdoors indoors! Saturday, October 19, 2019, 9:00 A.M. to 11:30 P.M.