Continuing Education Units (CEUs) | ProGreen EXPO 2018
ProGreen EXPO 2018
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February 13-16, 2018 | Denver, Colorado

Continuing Education Credits (CEUs)

All classes offered at ProGreen EXPO will be accepted for CEUs for CNGA’s CCNP or CGG certification programs, as well as Landscape Industry Certified recertification, as offered by ALCC.

Certified Arborists

Tuesday, February 13
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Woody Plant ID
Eric Hammond
3 ISA credits
Wednesday, February 14
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM CPA: Laundering Pesticide Contaminated Work Clothing
Thia Walker
1 ISA credit
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Pest Detective: Guess Who Came to Dinner?
Whitney Cranshaw
1 ISA credit
8:00 AM – 11:00 AM ISA Training Part I
3 ISA credits
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Up Close and Personal with Aphids and Spider Mites
Whitney Cranshaw
1 ISA credit
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM CPA: Forest Pests
William Ciesia
1 ISA credit
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Tree Response to Storm Damage (How Trees Respond to Storms and Best Pruning Strategies)
Ed Gilman
1 ISA credit
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM CPA: Where Did That Spray End Up?
Thia Walker
1 ISA credit
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Root Development and Management in Urban Landscapes
Ed Gilman
1 ISA credit
Thursday, February 15
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM CPA: Laws & Regulations
Jonathan Handy
1 ISA credit
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Improving Efficiencies for Growing and Handling Trees
Levi Heidrich
1 ISA credit
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Pruning Fruit Trees
Amy Lentz
1 ISA credit
8:00 AM – 11:00 AM ISA Training Part II
3 ISA credits
9:15 AM – 11:15 AM CSU Extension Research Updates
Cassey Anderson
1 ISA credit
9:15 AM – 10:15 AM Planting Specifications and Details (Best Specifications for Successful Tree Care: Soil Prep, Planting and Irrigation)
Ed Gilman
1 ISA credit
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Producing Quality Shade Trees (How To Produce Quality Shade Trees More Efficiently)
Ed Gilman
1 ISA credit
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM The Use of Drones for Early EAB Detection and Other Cost Effective Landscape Applications
Dan Stanley
1 ISA credit
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Tree Diversity for Urban Applications
Eric Hammond
1 ISA credit
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM The Use of Tree Growth Regulators as a Tool to Manage Tree Health in Urban Areas
Eric Hammond
1 ISA credit
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM What You Need to Know About Emerald Ash Borer and Japanese Beetle in Colorado
Whitney Cranshaw
1 ISA credit
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Diagnosing and Prescribing Plant Health Care Services as a Consulting Arborist
Kent Honi
1 ISA credit


Commercial Pesticide Applicator (CPA) Licensure

Tuesday, February 13
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Woody Plant ID
Eric Hammond, James Klett, Ph.D., and Jane Rozum
2 Category 207 Ornamental Pest Control credits
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Turf ID
Kristen Anderson, Tony Koski, Alison O’Connor, Carol O’Meara and Curtis Utley
2 Category 206 Turf Pest Control credits
3:15 PM – 5:15 PM CGG: Greenhouse Disease Management
Curtis Utley
1 Category 102 Agriculture Plant Disease credit
Wednesday, February 14
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM CPA: Laundering Pesticide Contaminated Work Clothing
Thia Walker
1 Use of Pesticides credit
1 Applicator Safety credit
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM CPA: Forest Pests
William Ciesla
1 Category 106 Forest Pest Control credit
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM CPA: How to Talk to the Public About Pesticides
Thia Walker
1 Pesticides and Their Families credit
1 Public Safety credit

The Japanese Beetle Resistant Landscape
Alison O’Connor
1 Category 207 Ornamental Pest Control credit
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM CPA: Where Did That Spray End Up?
Thia Walker
1 Pesticides and Their Families credit
1 Environmental Protection credit
3:00 PM – 4:45 PM CGG: Greenhouse Insect Pests Class/Lab
Dan Gerace
1 Category 101 Agriculture Insect Control credit
Thursday, February 15
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM CPA: Laws and Regulations
Jonathan Handy
2 Laws and Regulations credits
9:15 AM – 11:15 AM CSU Extension Research Updates
Cassey Anderson, Shana Brown, Whitney Cranshaw, James Klett, Ph.D., Ronda Koski, Sean Markovic, Steve Newman, David Staats
1 Category 101 Agriculture Insect Control credit
1 Category 103 Agriculture Weed Control credit
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM What’s Bugging Hemp in Colorado; Whitney Cranshaw
1 Category 101 Agriculture Insect Control credit
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM What You Need to Know About Emerald Ash Borer and Japanese Beetle in Colorado; Whitney Cranshaw
1 Category 207 Ornamental Pest Control credit
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM CPA: Industrial Right of Way: A Science and an Art; Kevin Gallagher
1 Category 109 Industrial and Right of Way credit