Women’s PPE: Safety for Everyone

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By Marcy Carpenter Published in the March 2020 issue of Tree Care Industry Magazine Safety is top priority in the arboriculture industry, and to ensure that everyone stays safe, we all need access to gear that fits properly. When I started working in the industry 15 years ago, I was eager to climb trees and work with crews and gain their …

Introducing – Empower the Educator

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This spring we’re introducing a new course to our lineup – Empower the Educator, with our first offering of this transformational program set for May 3-8 in Newland, NC. Just what is Empower the Educator? We are constantly evaluating and modifying our existing programs to ensure we continue to meet the needs of the individuals and industries we serve. This …

Our Safety Alliance Partners

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In addition to our exceptional trainers and passionate leadership team, NATS’ Safety Alliance Partners (SAP) are vital in helping us fulfill our mission and moving our industry forward. Through these meaningful partnerships, together we connect people with knowledge and skills to create and sustain positive, long-lasting improvements throughout the industries we serve and beyond. How do we do that? Collaborating …

Looking Back at 2019 – and Forward to 2020!

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2019 was quite a year for the NATS team! As we look back at the year behind us, we have a lot to be proud of, and our team members, partners and clients are a big part of our continued success. In 2019: we held 290 training programs across the U.S. we worked with 47,472 professionals to train and assess …

Tips for Making the Most of the Holiday Season

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The holiday season has begun, and for a lot of us it seems time is flying by and the end of the year will be here before we know it. It’s easy to get caught up in the seasonal festivities while at the same time maintaining our professional and familial obligations. And, if we’re honest, it can all take its …