How to earn and track MCA Continuing Education Credits

In-person Events:
For in-person events, evidence of your attendance must be retained in case you are audited.  Many events will have a sign-in sheet specifically for MCAs or some may provide a takeaway form.  Others are honor system entirely - please retain your registration receipt or other evidence of your attendance.

Online Events:
For online events not associated with MAA, please complete the Webinar Confirmation Form below to document that you viewed and participated.  To earn credit for one of these webinars, you must submit a confirmation form.


MAA Education

MCA credit is always earned for participation in MAA events.

2.0 CEUS are granted for MAA educational webinars.  Completing the follow-up quiz is required to earn MCA credit (as well as credits from other organizations). 

Register for upcoming MAA events at the home page.


Other online resources for credits:

The following are sites that have been approved to grant MCA credit.  If you find other resources, please let us know so that we may approve them and add them to this list for the benefit of all MCAs.

Cornell University
http://blogs.cornell.edu/cceforestconnect/webinar-archives/ 
*please select a webinar from 2018 only.

Landscape Management
https://www.landscapemanagement.net/webinars/ 
*please select a webinar from 2018-current

TreeFund.org
Live webinars – register in advance at TreeFund.org
Archived webinars:  https://treefund.org/webinar-archive

UMASS Amherst - Center for Agriculture, Food and the Environment
TickTalk Webinar Series - register for live webinars (2nd Wednesday of the month) or view archives.
https://ag.umass.edu/landscape/education-events/webinars 

Urban Forest Connections webinars – US Forest Service
https://www.fs.fed.us/research/urban-webinars/
*requires installing Adobe Connect to view - which is a free download.

Urban Forestry Today webinars - UMass Ext & MTWFA
Can view live or archived webinars
http://www.urbanforestrytoday.org/

IMPORTANT!  After viewing a webinar from any of these sites, please complete the webinar confirmation form below to register that you participated in / viewed the presentation.

  WEBINAR CONFIRMATION FORM  

 

The following allied organizations offer in-person and online training that will earn MCA credit.  Visit their websites to see their upcoming events:

MA Department of Conservation & Recreation (MA DCR)

MA Tree Wardens and Foresters Association (MTWFA)

New England ISA

Arnold Arboretum

Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA)

MA Association of Landscape Professionals (MLP)