Thoughtplanters Event Feed http://www.thoughtplanters.com Thoughtplanters Effective Tree Climbing Techniqueshttp://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=3<br /> Register here for our 2 day climbing techniques workshop in Hong Kong on 15th &amp; 16th January 2011 at Fung Kai Tree Climbing School, New Territories, Hong Kong.<br /> <br /> Download the workshop brochure <a href="/files/240/file/effective-tree-climbing-techniques-pdf" data-object-ref="scm_download:10">here</a> and register on-line <a href="https://online.on-cue.co.nz/ei/getdemo.ei?id=237&amp;s=_80W0JB250">here</a>&nbsp;please.<br /> <br /> Andy Neverman and Brett Moir will be sharing their extensive international tree climbing experience over two days. Both Andy and Brett are very successful professional arborists and competitive tree climbers at an international level.<br /> <br /> The focus over the two days will include having the right equipment for getting the job done and effective tree climbing techniques that are tried and tested by the best in the business.<br /> <br /> <br /> <br type="_moz" />2011-01-15 00:00:00http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=3http://www.thoughtplanters.com/images/128/medium/ThoughtPlanters102.jpgEffective Tree Climbing Techniqueshttp://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=3 Urban Biodiversity & Ecology for Sustainable Citieshttp://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=2<div><br /> Singapore &nbsp;will &nbsp;be &nbsp;hosting the 2nd World Cities Summit (WCS 2010) from 28</div> <div>Jun &nbsp;to &nbsp;1 &nbsp;Jul 2010. &nbsp;The event is co-organised by the Centre for Liveable</div> <div>Cities &nbsp;and &nbsp;the Civil Service College, Singapore. WCS 2010 will be held in</div> <div>conjunction &nbsp;with &nbsp;the &nbsp;Singapore International Water Week 2010 and the 2nd</div> <div>World &nbsp;Urban Transport Leaders Summit. &nbsp;The WCS 2010 is expected to attract</div> <div>some &nbsp;1,000 &nbsp;delegates &nbsp;from around the world, including Ministers, Mayors,</div> <div>business leaders, senior policy makers and high-level experts.</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>The theme for WCS 2010 is &quot;Liveable and Sustainable Cities for the Future&quot;,</div> <div>with &nbsp;a &nbsp;focus &nbsp;on &nbsp;good &nbsp;governance, &nbsp;best &nbsp;practices, &nbsp;and innovative and</div> <div>pragmatic &nbsp;solutions &nbsp;for building liveable and sustainable communities. An</div> <div>interesting &nbsp;programme &nbsp;has &nbsp;been &nbsp;lined &nbsp;up &nbsp;comprising &nbsp;thematic &nbsp;plenary</div> <div>sessions &nbsp;as &nbsp;well &nbsp;as &nbsp;high &nbsp;level &nbsp;expert &nbsp;sessions building, sustainable</div> <div>development, &nbsp;as &nbsp;well &nbsp;as &nbsp;challenges &nbsp;confronting &nbsp;cities such as climate</div> <div>change, water, energy and food security. WCS 2010 will provide an excellent</div> <div>networking &nbsp;platform &nbsp;for the exchange of best practices and identification</div> <div>of urban solutions that are practical, scalable and replicable.</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>The &nbsp;National &nbsp;Parks &nbsp;Board &nbsp;(NParks) &nbsp;will &nbsp;be &nbsp;organising an Expert Panel</div> <div>Session titled &quot;Urban Biodiversity &amp; Ecology for Sustainable Cities&quot; on the</div> <div>third day of the Summit on 30 Jun 2010. In this session, we have invited an</div> <div>international &nbsp;panel &nbsp;of &nbsp;eminent &nbsp;speakers &nbsp;to share their experiences and</div> <div>knowledge on enhancing cities' biodiversity. NParks will also be organising</div> <div>an &nbsp;Urban &nbsp;Biodiversity &nbsp;Conservation &nbsp;Learning &nbsp;Journey &nbsp;to Pulau Ubin for</div> <div>delegates &nbsp;to have a first-hand experience of Chek Jawa, a nature area with</div> <div>rich marine biodiversity, which has been conserved in Singapore. It is our</div> <div>pleasure to invite you and your colleagues to join in NPark&rsquo;s Expert Panel</div> <div>Session and our Urban Biodiversity Conservation Learning Journey.</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>For more details or queries on the session, please email Ms Kannagi Sekar</div> <div>at kannagi_g@nparks.gov.sg or contact no: +65 97555682.<br /> &nbsp;</div> <div>Download&nbsp;a flyer with further information <a href="#" onClick="alert('This resource is no longer available');" data-object-ref="scm_download:6">here</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <br type="_moz" />2010-06-30 00:00:00http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=2http://www.thoughtplanters.comUrban Biodiversity & Ecology for Sustainable Citieshttp://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=2 Testinghttp://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=4Testing...<br />0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=4http://www.thoughtplanters.comTestinghttp://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=4 NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Auckland (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=5<u><strong>Who should attend?</strong></u> <ul> <li>Experienced arborists seeking</li> <li>Certification</li> <li>Trainee arborists</li> <li>Amenity Horticulture workers</li> <li>Occasional chainsaw users</li> <li>Experienced users requiring</li> <li>Refresher training</li> </ul> <br /> &nbsp; <u><strong>What is included?</strong></u> <ul> <li>Training and assessment against</li> <li>1, 2 or 3 NZQA unit standards</li> <li>Training books</li> <li>Registrations of unit standards at NZQA</li> <li>Certificate of Completion</li> </ul> For more information please contact Kathleen at <a href="mailto:kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com">kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com</a><br /> or (09) 5228711&nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=5http://www.thoughtplanters.com745NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Auckland (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=5 NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Wellington (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=6<u><strong>Who should attend?</strong></u> <ul> <li>Experienced arborists seeking</li> <li>Certification</li> <li>Trainee arborists</li> <li>Amenity Horticulture workers</li> <li>Occasional chainsaw users</li> <li>Experienced users requiring</li> <li>Refresher training</li> </ul> <br /> &nbsp; <u><strong>What is included?</strong></u> <ul> <li>Training and assessment against</li> <li>1, 2 or 3 NZQA unit standards</li> <li>Training books</li> <li>Registrations of unit standards at NZQA</li> <li>Certificate of Completion</li> </ul> For more information please contact Kathleen at <a href="mailto:kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com">kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com</a><br /> or (09) 5228711&nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=6http://www.thoughtplanters.com730NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Wellington (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=6 NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Tauranga (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=7<u><strong>Who should attend?</strong></u> <ul> <li>Experienced arborists seeking</li> <li>Certification</li> <li>Trainee arborists</li> <li>Amenity Horticulture workers</li> <li>Occasional chainsaw users</li> <li>Experienced users requiring</li> <li>Refresher training</li> </ul> <br /> &nbsp; <u><strong>What is included?</strong></u> <ul> <li>Training and assessment against</li> <li>1, 2 or 3 NZQA unit standards</li> <li>Training books</li> <li>Registrations of unit standards at NZQA</li> <li>Certificate of Completion</li> </ul> For more information please contact Kathleen at <a href="mailto:kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com">kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com</a><br /> or (09) 5228711&nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=7http://www.thoughtplanters.com749NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Tauranga (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=7 NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Whangarei - (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=8<u><strong>Who should attend?</strong></u> <ul> <li>Experienced arborists seeking</li> <li>Certification</li> <li>Trainee arborists</li> <li>Amenity Horticulture workers</li> <li>Occasional chainsaw users</li> <li>Experienced users requiring</li> <li>Refresher training</li> </ul> <br /> &nbsp; <u><strong>What is included?</strong></u> <ul> <li>Training and assessment against</li> <li>1, 2 or 3 NZQA unit standards</li> <li>Training books</li> <li>Registrations of unit standards at NZQA</li> <li>Certificate of Completion</li> </ul> For more information please contact Kathleen at <a href="mailto:kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com">kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com</a><br /> or (09) 5228711&nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=8http://www.thoughtplanters.com750NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Whangarei - (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=8 NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Taupo - (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=9<strong>Who should attend?</strong> <ul> <li>Experienced arborists seeking</li> <li>Certification</li> <li>Trainee arborists</li> <li>Amenity Horticulture workers</li> <li>Occasional chainsaw users</li> <li>Experienced users requiring</li> <li>Refresher training</li> </ul> <br /> &nbsp; <strong>What is included?</strong> <ul> <li>Training and assessment against</li> <li>1, 2 or 3 NZQA unit standards</li> <li>Training books</li> <li>Registrations of unit standards at NZQA</li> <li>Certificate of Completion</li> </ul> For more information please contact Kathleen at <a href="mailto:kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com">kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com</a><br /> or (09) 5228711&nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=9http://www.thoughtplanters.com729NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Taupo - (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=9 NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Auckland - (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=10<strong>Who should attend?</strong> <ul> <li>Experienced arborists seeking</li> <li>Certification</li> <li>Trainee arborists</li> <li>Amenity Horticulture workers</li> <li>Occasional chainsaw users</li> <li>Experienced users requiring</li> <li>Refresher training</li> </ul> <br /> &nbsp; <strong>What is included?</strong> <ul> <li>Training and assessment against</li> <li>1, 2 or 3 NZQA unit standards</li> <li>Training books</li> <li>Registrations of unit standards at NZQA</li> <li>Certificate of Completion</li> </ul> For more information please contact Kathleen at <a href="mailto:kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com">kathleen.melino@thoughtplanters.com</a><br /> or (09) 5228711&nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=10http://www.thoughtplanters.com731NZQA accredited Chainsaw Course - Auckland - (2 or 3 days)http://www.thoughtplanters.com/event.php?eid=10