Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of a Manually Fed Wood-Chipper

Course overview

This one day course is suitable for experienced users who wish to gain their industry relevant qualification with a revision session.

Courses can run at our other campuses when in demand. Please contact us to discuss arrangements. All prices include hire of equipment (£35 for external candidates/£10 for Capel Manor College students). All chainsaw assessments require a £350 deposit for a non-student or £50 for a Capel Manor College student.

You will learn

  • How to inspect and maintain a brushwood chipper
  • How to transport and set-up a brushwood chipper
  • How to prepare and stack brushwood for chipping
  • How to chip various sizes of brushwood
  • The types and uses of woodchip
Entry requirements
  • You must bring your own personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • You must be experienced in using a brushwood chipper