Grow Your Green Career!

At Tree Trust, we believe transformation happens when young people learn the skills to build meaningful careers
while making our community a greener, healthier place to live. Tree Trust Branches offers a 16-week program
where young people, ages 18-25, develop hands-on paid career training in landscaping and tree care.
Earn industry credentials and get connected with future employers.

The next 16-week Branches session starts January 2021. Applications will be accepted until January 17.

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Who Can Participate?

    • Young people, between the ages of 18-25, who have a high school diploma or GED.
    • Individuals must be eligible to work in the United States.
    • A driver’s permit or license is strongly preferred.


Build Skills to Launch a Meaningful Career
in the Green Skilled-Trades

Skilled Green Trades

Launch Your Career

Learn two in-demand trades, tree care and property maintenance, to build skills for a meaningful career. Start a career in green skilled-trades – the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects increased need for these occupations for years to come.

Project Based Learning

Learn Hands-On

Transform your life and
landscapes through hands-on,
project-based learning.
Develop technical and
transferrable skills while
making our community a greener,
healthier place to live.

Tree Care Industry Association

Earn Credentials

Earn an industry-recognized
credential from the
Tree Care Industry Association.
Gain a competitive edge
over other candidates
when applying for jobs
in the future.

Career Skills

Earn While You Learn

Bring home a paycheck
while learning essential
skills to begin a career
in tree care or property
maintenance. Learn about
green skilled-trades, which
has abundant opportunities for
long-term professional growth
and family-supporting wages

Post Training Job Placement

Receive Support

Benefit from Tree Trust’s more than 45-year history of providing employment training while you pursue your career goals. Belong to a supportive team where Tree Trust staff provides valuable mentoring, opportunities to build your resume, and assistance with post-training job placements.

Next Steps

Employment Apply Online


Fill out the application.

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Employment Interview

Information Session

Discuss the opportunity with Tree Trust staff, and complete the program paperwork.

Hired for New Employment


Complete the orientation, and congrats! Tree Trust is committed to support your long-term success!

“I really love the workspace. The people there made me feel comfortable, everyone is respectful and willing to help you grow whether in the field or just anything in your life.”

– Tree Trust Participant


Contact Our Career Pathways Team

Email Career Pathways