Arboriculture

Introduction

Our courses will train you for a career in the expanding trees and timber industry, working to care for the nation’s trees in rural and urban areas. Arboriculture contributes £286 million to the UK economy and employs over 20 thousand people working on managing woodland habitats, caring for and felling trees.* You will benefit from the wide range of trees on our stunning campus as well as extensive us of local forests and woodlands, where will train you in essential machine skills including chainsaws, brushcutters, strimmers to commercial standards.

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Available Courses

Course Code Course Name Department Course Type Start Date
AB062 Level 2 Introduction to Arboriculture Arboriculture
Day Release
07-Sep-15 Learn more
AB062 Level 2 Introduction to Arboriculture Arboriculture
Day Release
10-Sep-15 Learn more
AB064 Level 3 Advanced Arboriculture Arboriculture
Day Release
09-Sep-15 Learn more
AB159 Award for the Use of Powered Pole Pruners Arboriculture
Part Time
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AB158 Award for Felling Small Trees Arboriculture
Part Time
15-Feb-16 Learn more
AB157 Award for Felling Medium Sized Trees Arboriculture
Part Time
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AB158 Award for Felling Small Trees Arboriculture
Part Time
17-Nov-15 Learn more
AB076 Award in Severing Uprooted or Windblown Trees Using a Chainsaw Arboriculture
Part Time
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AB077 Award in Tree Climbing and Rescue Arboriculture
Part Time
04-Apr-16 Learn more
AB078 Award in Aerial Tree Rigging (Sectional Felling) Arboriculture
Part Time
04-Jul-16 Learn more
AB075 Award in Aerial Cutting of Trees Using Free-Fall Techniques Arboriculture
Part Time
16-Dec-15 Learn more
AB075 Award in Aerial Cutting of Trees Using Free-Fall Techniques Arboriculture
Part Time
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AB075 Award in Aerial Cutting of Trees Using Free-Fall Techniques Arboriculture
Part Time
06-Oct-15 Learn more
AB073 Award in Chainsaw Maintenance & Cross Cutting Arboriculture
Part Time
31-May-16 Learn more
AB074 Award in Aerial Tree Pruning Arboriculture
Part Time
23-Jun-16 Learn more
AB073 Award in Chainsaw Maintenance & Cross Cutting Arboriculture
Part Time
03-May-16 Learn more
AB073 Award in Chainsaw Maintenance & Cross Cutting Arboriculture
Part Time
12-Apr-16 Learn more
AB073 Award in Chainsaw Maintenance & Cross Cutting Arboriculture
Part Time
23-Feb-16 Learn more
AB073 Award in Chainsaw Maintenance & Cross Cutting Arboriculture
Part Time
15-Mar-16 Learn more
AB073 Award in Chainsaw Maintenance & Cross Cutting Arboriculture
Part Time
08-Dec-15 Learn more
AB073 Award in Chainsaw Maintenance & Cross Cutting Arboriculture
Part Time
05-Jan-16 Learn more
AB073 Award in Chainsaw Maintenance & Cross Cutting Arboriculture
Part Time
26-Jan-16 Learn more
AB073 Award in Chainsaw Maintenance & Cross Cutting Arboriculture
Part Time
08-Sep-15 Learn more
AB073 Award in Chainsaw Maintenance & Cross Cutting Arboriculture
Part Time
03-Nov-15 Learn more
AB070 Certificate of Competence - Brushcutters & Strimmers Arboriculture
Part Time
27-Oct-15 Learn more
AB070 Certificate of Competence - Brushcutters & Strimmers Arboriculture
Part Time
15-Feb-16 Learn more
AB067 Certificate of Competence - Wood Chippers Arboriculture
Part Time
23-Sep-15 Learn more
AB069 Stump Grinders - Certificate Arboriculture
Part Time
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Employment Opportunities

  • Tree Surgeon
  • Woodland/Forestry Management
  • Chainsaw Operator

Our students have the opportunity to learn Arboriculture skills on
a stunning 750 acre estate with extensive trees and woodland.