How to Apply & Enroll / Submit an Application to ISA

Making the decision to pursue an International Society of Arboriculture (ISA)
Certification is a worthy goal that will help you advance your career in the arboriculture industry. We encourage you to take a few moments to visit their website and review the application handbooks to determine what certification(s) you would like to obtain.

Steps to become certified:

  1. Visit the ISA website –
  2. Determine your certification.
  3. Apply for eligibility.
  4. Enroll to take exam.


Exams Scheduled be taken during the GVMA Conference

ISA Exam 2018






ISA Certified Arborist, Utility Specialist, and Municipal Specialist Exam

 Date:  April 4, 2018                                                                                                          Check In Time:   12:30 pm, April 4, 2018                                                                        Exam Time:           1:00 pm, April 4, 2018

Location:             The Classic Center

                            300 N. Thomas Street

                             Athens, GA 30601

Registration:      Enrollment Deadline – March 16, 2018

Seats Available:   25

Cert Exam Chapter:  Southern
Proctor:  Nancy Beckemeyer

Testing Asst.:     Sherry Lizotte

Organizer:           Southern Chapter

Contact Name:    ISA Certification Department

ISA Contact Phone:    217-355-9411

Contact Email: