Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (TRAQ)
The course content includes Levels of Assessment, Target Assessment, Site Assessment, Tree Biology and Mechanics, Tree Inspection and Assessment, Data Analysis and Risk Categorization, Mitigation, and Reporting.
The TRAQ qualification is valid for five (5) years from the date it is earned. A credential holder is required to take the course and pass the exam every five years in order to renew the credential. No CEUs are needed to maintain this qualification. ISA credential holders will be offered 14.5 CEUs for attending the course.
TRACE credential transfer into the new ISA program
If you held the TRACE credential, you have been transferred into the ISA TRAQ program and your current expiration date has been carried over. Transferees have been provided with program information and a TRAQ certificate.
More information can be viewed at theISA Headquarters websitefor TRAQ, including the following:
Understanding the differences between a certification and a qualification
For more information, please visit the Becoming Qualified page on the ISA website for detailed information.