Grow Your Green Career!

Tree Trust Branches program offers 16-weeks of paid training where young people, ages 18-28,
develop transferrable professional skills and hands-on training in landscaping and tree care.
Earn industry credentials and get connected with future employers.

The next 16-week Branches session starts January 2022. Applications will be accepted until January 17.

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Other Session Dates:

June 6, 2022 – September 23, 2022

October 3, 2022 – January 2023  

Who Can Participate?

    • Young adults, ages 18-28.
    • Graduates with their 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

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects increased need for two in-demand trades: tree care and landscaping. Through Branches, you can start a meaningful career in these green skilled-trades.

Project Based Learning

Learn Hands-On Skills

Transform your life and
our community 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

Gain Credentials for Your Resume

Earn an industry-recognized
credential in worksite safety and
tree care. Gain a competitive
edge over other candidates
when applying for jobs
in the future.

Career Skills

Earn While You Learn

Branches offers participants
a living wage, so they
can focus on essential skills
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. Tree Trust staff provides valuable mentorship workshops in a variety of professional topics and assistance with post-training job placements with our employer partners.

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