NPTC L2 Award in Felling and Processing Trees up to 380mm (QCF)
Current Health & Safety regulations
Felling of conifer and/or broadleaves up to 380mm (15") diameter - upright and leaning tree
Use of felling aids
Cross-cutting and stacking
Take down of hung up trees
CS201/202 - Chainsaw Maintenance (formerly CS30) - or equivalent Students must be aged 16 or over on 1st September of the year in which the course starts Tetanus protection is recommended.
Level 2 Intro. To Arboriculture (AB062), Cert. of Comp. Wood Chippers (AB067), Stump Grinders Certificate (AB069), Award in Aerial Cutting of Trees Using Free Fall Techniques (AB075), Award in Severing Uprooted or Windblown Trees Using a Chainsaw (AB076), Award in Tree Climbing & Rescue (AB077), Award in Aerial Tree Rigging (Sectional Felling) (AB078), Award for Felling Medium Sized Trees (AB157), Award to Clear Ind. Wind Blown Trees (AB163)
Arboricultural Worker/Tree Surgeon Arboriculturist Forest Worker Landscaper Countryside Manager
Dates & Fees
|Start Date||End Date||Start Time||End Time||Mode of Attendance||Days of the Week||No of sessions|
|10-Jan-20||24-Jan-20||9.15 a.m.||4.45 p.m.||Part Time||Tue||3|
|Total Fee Full Cost||Total Fee 19-23||Total Fee 24+|
Course fees include:- equipment, training assessment, access to suitable sites for training and assessment.
Writing materials - notebook and pen. Packed lunch and drink, especially if we are working away from college all day. Chainsaw Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to current industry standards is required for this course. Work equipment, PPE, etc., are available from the college, but candidates’ own may be used, subject to checks by the instructor. National Insurance (NI) number. Waterproofs/change of clothes in case of inclement weather.
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