Arboriculture and Forestry

Join us at our Open Day on Saturday 9 October, 10am to 3pm

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Arboriculture and Forestry at London’s environmental college

We offer the perfect location for your studies, with over 200 acres of land spread across the capital as well as access to many local woodland sites.

Lessons are practical and include felling, orienteering, and operating machinery, and equipment. Plus, you will help preserve natural heritage at prestigious landmarks, including Sites of Specific Scientific Interest, Hatfield House, and London parks.

Why come to an Open Day

See what life is like at Capel Manor College:

  • Explore your local campus and its facilities
  • Participate in activities and competitions
  • Watch live talks and demonstrations
  • Meet current and future students
  • Discuss courses with tutors
  • Receive support with your application

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Ivor landed skills that matter

I have always been good at working with my hands, so I knew I wanted to do something practical like learn a skill or trade. I have gained confidence in myself to trust the skills I have learned and put them into practice. Ivor studied arboriculture and forestry during his time at the College.

Career prospects

Tree Surgeon

A tree surgeon is responsible for the care and general treatment of trees to keep them healthy. They also plant new trees or take trees down if they are unsafe.

Forester

Foresters manage designated forests or woodland areas and oversee activities such as conservation and recreation.

Tree Surveyor

The role of a tree surveyor is an important one, as they undertake surveys on trees to help property managers or homeowners make informed decisions.

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  • Jack Cornwell Park, Skeltons Lane, Leyton, London, E10 5BS

    Tel: 020 8558 8537, Map

  • By bus: 69, 97 and W16

    By rail: British Rail Overground - Leyton Midland Station

    By tube: Leyton Station (Central line)

  • Ledrington Road, London, SE19 2BS

    Tel: 020 8778 5572, Map

  • By bus: 157, 358, 410, 249, 432, 322, 417, 3, 363, 202 and 931

    By rail: Served by Crystal Palace Station (from Victoria, London Bridge and Dalston Junction)

  • Bullsmoor Lane, Enfield, Middlesex, EN1 4RQ

    Tel: 0303 003 1234Map

  • By car: The Campus is situated just off junction 25 of the M25 and the A10 Southbound

    By rail: Served by Turkey Street Station (from Liverpool Street Station), the College is approximately 20 mins walk from Turkey Street

    By bus: Buses 217 and 317

  • Popes Lane, Acton, W3 8LQ

    Tel: 020 8993 6266, Map

  • By tube: Acton Town Station (Piccadilly line) is 10 minutes’ walk from the Campus

  • Mottingham Lane, Mottingham, London, SE12 9AW

    Tel: 020 8676 0870, Map

  • By bus: Jevington Way, Alnwick Road, and Mottingham Way stops are within five minutes' walk of the Campus

    By rail: Mottingham station is a 23 minute walk from the Campus, with regular services to London Charing Cross, London Bridge, Cannon Street and Dartford

    By car: Mottingham Campus is located on Mottingham Lane, just two minutes’ drive from the A20 Sidcup Road/South Circular Road roundabout

  • The Store Yard, Inner Circle, Regent’s Park, NW1 4NR

    Tel: 020 7486 7930, Map

  • By tube: The Campus is very well served by tube stations on various lines including Regent’s Park (Bakerloo line), Great Portland Street (Hammersmith & City, Circle and Metropolitan lines), Baker Street (Hammersmith & City, Circle, Jubilee, Metropolitan and Bakerloo lines) and Camden Town (Northern line)

Register for our Open Day

Find a course

Upcoming event

Saturday 9 October

Open Day

Explore a campus near you, meet tutors and discuss courses from 10am to 3pm.