The Edward Hoegler Training Centre for Arboriculture

Learn at Higher Levels

Our courses utilize specific instructional techniques to facilitate all learning styles, with a strong emphasis on delivering instruction sessions to promote improved confidence of all attendees. We offer optimum student to teacher ratios for improved learner retention. With each course we provide snacks and refreshments and can also cater to any dietary constraints.


Our training facility features a spectacular entrance and foyer utilizing recycled wood and “green” design
initiatives and is capable of seating up to 60 attendees.

There is one 26ft spar-pole log, one 26ft climbing tree, and six rope access stations to 26ft.

We can provide access to all tools used within all disciplines of the Arboriculture industry including an electrical awareness training apparatus.

We have an arboretum, show-casing over 100 different plant and trees species.


Our trainers have an extensive list of credentials and numerous years of experience as training professionals.

Certifications and CEUs

Testing and assessment will be performed to provide attendees with timely feedback and skills improvement analysis criteria. All successful candidates obtaining a passing score will receive a certificate of achievement.

ISA Certified Arborists will be eligible to receive CEU’s.

Private Courses

We know how important it is to employers to have the benefits of offering their staff all the latest training and time honoured techniques.

We offer customized seminars, lectures and classes to meet all your training requirements. Some of the private courses we have run consist of:

Some of our Clients include

  • City of Coquitlam
  • City of Surrey
  • Township of Langley
  • City of Richmond

Safety & Insurance

We carry full WCB and liability insurance as required by law.