Climbing Arborist Podcast

This podcast is hosted by Dan Holliday who is joined by different guests to talk about all things arboriculture. We discuss equipment, techniques, safety, training and much more...

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Make sure you keep up to date with all our podcast episodes with arborists around the world, as well as our own tree crew. Subscribe to the podcast where ever you get your podcasts from so that you are the first to know when we release the next episode. We hope you learn a little something from each and every episode!!

SRS tree climbing a fundamental skill in 2021

2021-05-03
Do you view SRS / SRT as an advanced form of climbing? Do you climb using these techniques? Do you train crew members and staff these techniques? What are the benefits of 'stationary rope systems/ and 'moving rope systems' .
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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 14 MB - Duration: 10:00m (192 kbps 48000 Hz)

Ep40 - Newbie climber advice (Coffee break episode)

2021-04-29
Dan gives some tips for new tree climbers about equipment selection, where to focus and spend their money on arborist gear, what will and will not make you a better climber in the early stages, and not getting caught up in the hype.
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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 21 MB - Duration: 14:35m (192 kbps 48000 Hz)

Ep39 - Frustion in treework (Coffee Break episode)

2021-04-10
In this episode Dan talks about frustrations in tree work, the different ways frustration can manifest from various events depending on experience level among many other things.
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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 19 MB - Duration: 13:29m (192 kbps 48000 Hz)

Ep38 - with Reg Coates

2021-01-13
Reg is an extremely well known arborist worldwide. To most, he is known for his many years of treework videos on YouTube, with his straight talking, no bullshit persona and dry sense of humour. Hear about Reg's 30+ stitches in his leg and so much more...
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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 208 MB - Duration: 2:25:07m (192 kbps 48000 Hz)

Ep37 - Arborist confessions of the year

2020-12-29
Conor, Tom, George and Dan talk about all the things that went sideways in 2020 during their days at work. The guys answer a couple of questions that were sent in about starting up a tree company and if and when they get scared while climbing.
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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 147 MB - Duration: 1:42:15m (192 kbps 48000 Hz)

Ep36 - Grizzly tree crew

2020-11-23
Dan, Conor and Tom sit down to chat about the past few week. Tom goes in depth about his first ever tree removal, the struggles, mistakes, and lessons learnt. Conor discusses a tricky Willow tree removal that required a bit of problem solving.
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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 160 MB - Duration: 1:51:26m (192 kbps 48000 Hz)

Ep35 - Ryan Senechal 'There are too many people getting hurt'

2020-11-11
Ryan Joins Dan to chat about recent injuries and fatalities in the industry. How can companies begin to make change? Who does change need to start with? How can we look out for our colleagues? How can you swallow your pride and ask for help?
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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 173 MB - Duration: 2:00:49m (192 kbps 48000 Hz)

Ep34 - Jeff facto discusses his tree climbing injury

2020-10-29
Podcast EpisodeJeff suffered a severe injury to his leg from a major rigging failure. Jeff discusses the lead up to the incident, his recollection of events, how his crew dealt with the situation, and then the recovery and coming to terms with his injury.
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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 125 MB - Duration: 1:26:49m (192 kbps 48000 Hz)

Ep33 - Grizzly tree crew

2020-10-08
Dan and his tree crew Conor and Tom chat about their week of tree work. They discuss removing a huge amount of deadwood from a Cypress and if it was a good idea in hindsight, Conor talks about feeling a little nervous while removing an Alder tree.
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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 93 MB - Duration: 1:04:53m (192 kbps 48000 Hz)

Ep32 - Grizzly tree crew

2020-09-27
his podcast is an introduction to Conor and Tom and their experience levels in the industry. The three of them are all coming with various levels of experience which makes a great dynamic for the tree crew and for the podcast.
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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 117 MB - Duration: 1:21:19m (192 kbps 48000 Hz)

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