June 10, 2021

Drugs & Alcohol in the Workplace

View this webinar to learn what happens when an employee is suspected of being under the influence of marijuana or any controlled substance at work. We'll outline how to manage reasonable suspicion testing in the workplace and review the laws regarding random and post-accident testing.
May 27, 2021

Hire Slow, Fire Fast

After years of experience, one solid piece of advice CLCA's HR Hotline gives employers is "Hire Slow – Fire Fast."
May 20, 2021

Drought Update

Drought Update: What contractors need to know – and do – right now!
February 8, 2021

2021 Labor Law Update

In 2020, Gov. Gavin Newsom and the California Legislature had a busy year responding to the COVID-19 pandemic and implementing new employment laws for 2021. The new laws touch almost every facet of employment — including leave laws, wage and hour, workers' compensation and industry-specific laws. Experts from CLCA's HR Hotline explain them all.
October 21, 2020

Managing Pesticide Resistance

Foothill College's Frank Niccoli provides guidance to green industry professionals on managing pesticide resistance.
October 14, 2020

Pesticide Formulations

Foothill College's Frank Niccoli provides guidance to green industry professionals on pesticide formulations.
October 7, 2020

Pesticide Safety, Labels, Toxicology & PPE

Foothill College's Frank Niccoli provides guidance to green industry professionals on best practices to safely use pesticides. He explains why reading all of the label is crucial, and covers toxicology and personal protective equipment.
October 2, 2020

Identifying Common Tree Pests and Diseases

This informative webinar by Dawn Fluharty from Arborjet discusses many of the tree pests and diseases green industry professionals should be on the lookout for. During a drought, these pests and diseases can really wreak havoc on trees. Dawn discusses many of the different treatment methods that can be utilized for treatment. Also find out what are the newest pests being found in California trees.
September 23, 2020

Preparing Your Trees for California’s Next Drought

Mature trees on an existing landscape can increase a property’s value and are a valuable asset for your client. This webinar, presented by urban forestry expert Igor Lacan, discusses ways to prepare trees for future California drought