Consulting Arborist Benjamin Inman has been studying Arboriculture since 1998, since this date Ben has achieved the following knowledge and experience in Arboriculture.

  • AQF Level 5 Arborist
  • AQF Level 4 Trade Qualified Arborist
  • Train the Trainer
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualification
  • 15 years experience as a Municipal Arborist
  • 10 years experience as a Consulting Arborist
  • 6 years as aQueensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (QCAT) Tree Assessor
  • 5 years experience as a Municipal Arboricultural Manager

 Education and training has been an ongoing and important requirement for all staff at Trees are Cool, and the following training has been conducted


  • Awareness / Train the Trainer for Queensland Myrtle Rust Response

  • Managing Multiple projects, objectives and deadlines
  • Queensland Disaster Management Arrangement
  • Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements
  • Overhead electrical Awareness
  • Quality Customer Focus Correspondence
  • Putting Customer Service into perspective
  • Customer Focus Building our future
  • Behaving Assertively
  • How to Negotiate a Win Win
  • Dealing with Difficult Behaviour and situations

Trees are Cool are passionate Arborists that also believe in supporting its industry and volunteer regularly to support the Queensland Arboricultural Association.