Forestry and Arboriculture 

                  We offer an extensive range of open or bespoke training courses including:-

                                   click on course name for for further information

       Chainsaw Maintenance and Crosscutting 

        2 Day training followed by half day City & Guilds NPTC assessment. Designed for novice operators who are required to maintain                and operate chainsaws for cross cutting only. This course does not include tree felling. This course prepares the candidates to take            an assessment for NPTC Level 2 Units 201 & 202 or formerly known as CS30.1 & CS30.2

           2 days training plus 1/2 day assessment £480 inc. VAT 

            27th-28th June (East Sussex) 

         Assessment 11th or 12th July

            25th-26th April (East Sussex) 

         Assessment 3rd May

              

        2 days training plus 1/2 day assessment £450 inc. VAT 

          June dates available, register interest (Kent)

         

         

        Felling & Processing Trees up to 380mm

        4 Day training followed by half day City & Guilds NPTC assessment. Designed for novice operators who operate chainsaws for                    felling trees in amenity or arboricultural activities, which will involve felling small trees of height between 8” and 15” safely and                accurately, removing branches, cross-cutting stems, stacking timber and taking down hung-up trees with hand tools. This course              prepares the candidates to take a NPTC assessment formerly known as CS31.

          4 days training plus 1/2 day assessment £811 inc. VAT 

          28th June-1st July (East Sussex)

          Assessment 11th or 12th July

         

       4 days training plus 1/2 day assessment £690 inc. VAT 

          June dates available, register interest (Kent)

       Combined Chainsaw Maintenance & Crosscutting with Felling & Processing Trees up to 380mm                Day training followed by one day City & Guilds NPTC assessment. A combined course covering NPTC assessments formerly                      known as CS30/31.

          East Sussex dates-5 days training plus 1 day assessment £1,158 inc. VAT 

          27th June -1st July (East Sussex)          

          Assessment 11th or 12th July

          Kent dates-5 days training plus 1 day assessment £950 inc.VAT        

        June dates available, register interest (Kent)

            

   

       Tree Climbing and Aerial Rescue

        5 Day training followed by City & Guilds NPTC assessment. Suitable for candidates who are required to access and work in trees                using rope and harness, rescue an injured climber from the crown of a tree or from a standing pole and are currently inexperienced            in climbing trees.  This course prepares the candidates to take an assessment for NPTC Level 2 Units 206 and 306 or formerly                    known as CS38 Climb trees and perform aerial rescue. 

          East Sussex dates-5 days training plus 1 day assessment £850 inc. VAT 

          Kent dates-5 days training plus 1 day assessment £800 inc. VAT

        Aerial Cutting Of Trees With A Chainsaw Using Free Fall Techniques

        2 Day training followed by City & Guilds NPTC assessment 308, formally known as CS39. Provides candidates with the basic skills in             the safe use of a chainsaw from a rope and harness in the tree. Combining skills learnt from prior attainment in 201, 202, 203 and             206 & 306.

           Kent dates2 days training plus 1 day assessment £480 inc. VAT

           

          Also Available, Please contact us for details:-

       Felling & Processing Trees over 380mm

       Aerial Cutting Of Trees With A Chainsaw Using Free Fall Techniques

       Manually Fed Brushwood Chipper

Fungi Identification

       Basic Tree Survey and Inspection

       Professional Tree Inspection

       Tree Rigging

 

       Stump Grinders

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If you don't see the course you require please contact us for details

Our courses are available with C&G/NPTC Assessments or as Refresher Courses with our own Certificate of Attendance, C&G/NPTC or LANTRA Accreditation

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