What is Student Career Day?
TCIA’s Student Career Day (SCD) is a free career development training and networking event for students pursuing a formal education in arboriculture, horticulture, forestry, or related studies that takes place each year at TCI EXPO. This event is sponsored by Stihl Inc.
It’s a unique opportunity for high school, college, and vocational students who want to learn about the tree care industry, meet professionals, make connections, and win some great prizes.
TCI EXPO ’22 will take place in Charlotte, North Carolina from November 10-12.
This unique opportunity is free for students and includes:
*Does not include paid pre-conference workshops on November 9.
Key features of SCD 2022 include:
To support students who are pursuing a career in arboriculture, horticulture, or forestry, TCIA provides some funding for colleges and universities to sponsor students to attend Student Career Day at the TCI EXPO ’22 in Charlotte, North Carolina to help defer the cost of travel and food to attend. This event is sponsored by Stihl.
Students sponsored by their school will receive:
For more information:
If you are a student, please contact the student advisor at your school.
If you are an advisor at a high school, vocational school, college, or university, please send an email to StudentCareerDays@TCIA.org to get more information on how to apply for funds for your students.
Student Career Day Agenda
Friday, November 11, 2022
Student Career Series with SCD 2022 Partner: Wachtel Tree Science
On this episode of the podcast, we are joined by Ben Reince of Wachtel Tree Science to discuss how to get started in Plant Health Care.
Student Career Series with SCD 2022 Partner: PlanIT Geo
On this episode of the podcast, we are joined by Elizabeth Schulte, Director of Marketing at PlanIT Geo, to discuss how to enter the tree care industry with a love of technology.
Student Career Series with SCD 2022 Partner: Bartlett Tree Experts
On this episode of the podcast, we are joined by Jeff Kish, Assistant Division Manager at Bartlett Tree Experts, to discuss what kind of person is perfect for the tree care industry.
Student Career Series with SCD 2022 Partner: Asplundh
On this episode of the podcast, we are joined by Kieran Hunt, Stephen Hilbert, and Geoff Kempter to discuss utility arboriculture.
View photos from the 2019 event
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