MCA Retired Status

Retired Status
The annual recertification requirement may be waived for MCAs who submit an application for Retired Status and meet the following criteria:

The candidate spends less than 10% of his/her time engaged in the tree care industry and:

1. has been an active MCA for thirty (30) or more consecutive years; or

2. has been a MAA member in good standing for thirty (30) or more consecutive years.

Applications are reviewed by the MCA examining committee and MCA Retired Status is granted at the discretion of the committee.

To download an MCA Retired Status application click here.

Once granted MCA Retired Status, the MCA Retired may continue to hold an Affiliate Membership with MAA regardless of company affiliation.