Education and Training

Dr. Ed Gilman demos proper pruning techniques to class attendees.

One of AUFA’s main goals is to provide education on a range of urban forestry topics. We educate professionals as well as the general public. Upcoming classes are listed below!

Tree Risk Assessment

February 24th, 2022


Gunter Park, Montgomery, taught by Beau Brodbeck and others. Contact Beau @


ISA Arborist Review

March 14-16, 2022 — Fairhope
late April/early May 2022

AUFA and the Alabama Extension are offering two ISA Arborist Review workshops in 2022.  The first is planned for Fairhope on March 14-15 and an ISA exam on March 16.  The second will be in Cullman in either late April or early May (exact dates TBD). Contact Beau Brodbeck at to sign-up.

AUFA Council Members and Staff help promote, teach and sponsor Florence’s Landscape and Urban Forestry Conference every year.