Diploma in Forestry and Arboriculture (QCF)
Work related experience
Environment and land-based business
Ground-based arboriculture skills
Tree climbing and pruning
Plant and soil science
Training towards NPTC certificates in chainsaw use
English and maths for students who do not have GCSE grades 4/C.
4 GCSEs minimum grade 3/2 or D/E, including English and maths. You will be required to complete a weekly work placement. You will need a keen interest and enthusiasm in arboriculture. Tetanus protection is recommended.
Level 3 Certificate in Arboriculture
Advanced/Intermediate Apprenticeship in Arboriculture
Employment in arboricultural, forestry or allied businesses, work with tree surgeon, work with contractors for utility, road, rail and housing tree projects, domestic garden tree work.