Next Offering of 1st Course: January 10, 2022
Registration Opening: November 2021
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The Foundations of UVM certificate program is designed for individuals working within the utility and arboricultural industries who wish to develop and enhance their knowledge and skills related to developing and implementing UVM programs. This program is a pathway for career development and advancement.
The Certificate is comprised of a series of 5 courses:
1. North American Electrical Systems 2. Utility Arboriculture 3. Leadership and Organizations 4. Program and Project Management 5. Integrated Vegetation Management
Each course is graded on an A to F scale. Individuals who obtain at least a "C" average, 70%, in each course will be awarded a course certificate of completion from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.
To earn the Foundations of UVM Certificate an average of 75% or higher must be obtained across all associated courses.
Students who complete the the Foundations of UVM Certificate, UVM Professional Certificate and the UVM Program Planning course are eligible to apply for the Utility Arborist Association (UAA) professional credential
Utility Arborist Association (UAA) in cooperation with Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) is proud to offer full-tuition scholarships for the Foundations of UVM Certificate Program. These scholarships, which cover tuition for all UVM courses, are available to residents of California and its bordering states. To learn more about the scholarship program and for information on how to apply visit UVM Scholarships UAA Scholarship Page.
Questions regarding the scholarship and eligibility can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.