Apply a range of treatments to trees
This competency standard covers the application of treatment to trees to remedy common problems including alleviating tree stress and installing protective barriers. Treating trees also requires consideration of the environmental implications of treatment methods, techniques and procedures.
Treatment of trees is likely to be under routine supervision with intermittent checking. Tree treatments are usually carried out within established routines, methods and procedures. Competency requires the application of knowledge and skills to a range of tree treatments.