Continuing Education/Professional Development

Arborists | Architects | EngineersHorticulturistsLandscape Architects | Planners


  • Institute of Australian Consulting Arboriculturists (IACA) – 2 OPALS for IACA members.
  • Arboriculture Australia (AA) – 1 CEU per hour of education for AA members.
  • International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) – 1 CEU per hour of education for ISA members.


  • Australian Institute of Architects (AIA) – 1 formal CPD point and 2 informal CPD points.

For more information on these points, please click here.


  • Engineers can self-assess attendance at this forum under multiple CPD criteria: Project management, relating to and working with other professional groups on development projects and will grow your professional networks and contacts etc. 

For self-assessing information, please click here.  


  • Australian Institute of Horticulture (AIH) will offer 5 CPD points to their members who attend the forum


  • Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA) – 2 formal CDP points and 1 informal CPD point per hour.

For more information on these points, please click here.


  • Planners and members of the Planning Institute Australia (PIA) can earn up to 7 CPD points for attending the Forum. You will need to manually record the event through the PIA members portal. If required, the forum administrators will record your hours of attendance on the day and provide verification for the PIA.

For PIA policy click here.

If you belong to a professional association that accredits professional development and you believe that attendance at Trees for Liveable Cities: Delivering Effective Green Infrastructure is appropriate professional development for your profession, we are happy to discuss the opportunity with your association. Please contact [email protected] with details.