FREE – Short courses in arboriculture and countryside

Let us introduce you to the world of arboriculture and countryside with our free courses* in tree surgery, gardener machinery and countryside management courses starting this June!

*No tuition fees, all you pay is a £40 materials fee.

To find out more call our friendly Admissions Team on 0303 003 1234

Introduction to tree surgery
(Practical)
Five days a week for five weeks from 9am to 5pm.
This course will give you a practical introduction to:

  • chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and wood chipper
  • tree felling up to 380mm
  • tree climbing and rescue
  • basic aerial tree pruning techniques

*All you pay is a £40 Materials fee

 

Introduction to ground based machinery for gardeners
Five days a week for four weeks from 9am to 4pm.
During this one-month course you will be introduced to:

  • occasional user chainsaw felling and crosscutting trees up to 200mm and basic maintenance
  • shredder / wood chipper
  • brush cutter / strimmer
  • identification skills of UK flora and fauna

*All you pay is a £40 Materials fee

 

Introduction to countryside management
Five days a week for four weeks from 9am to 4pm.
During this one-month course you will be introduced to:

  • UK landscape ecology and management
  • developing relations with stakeholders
  • brush cutter / strimmer
  • identification skills of UK flora and fauna

*All you pay is a £40 Materials fee