Course Title: Advanced Apprenticeship in Arboriculture
Course Code: AB064
Arboriculture can be defined as the production and management of trees and shrubs in urban and rural environments where amenity is the primary objective.
The Advanced Apprenticeship in Arboriculture is a one year Work-Based Learning course leading to a Level 3 Diploma in Trees and Timber, along with NPTC certificates in Climbing and Rescue, Aerial Cutting of Trees using a Chainsaw, Aerial Tree Pruning and Aerial Tree Rigging.
The Advanced Apprenticeship is ideal for those wishing to progress their career in Arboriculture as a supervisor or chargehand and would suit someone with a basic understanding of the industry.
Study will include; business management, surveying, teamwork and health and safety alongside the practical aspects. Level 2 Functional skills in maths and English are available if required.