(Previous known as CS32)
This practical course will enable candidates to correctly state the regulations and safety requirements relating to chainsaw use and assess the hazards and risks involved. By implementing appropriate techniques and using the correct aids to take down trees and de-limb. The timber is cut to correct lengths and safely stacked. While maintaining the correct stance and covering all health and safety requirements and using correct aids, trees over 380mm in diameter are felled and taken down using a winch.
NPTC Level 3 Award in Felling and Processing Trees over 380mm – Integrated Assessment (previously known as CS32)
Total Cost £635 (Capel Manor College students £453.80)
All prices include hire of equipment (£35 for external candidates/£10 for Capel Manor College students)
All candidates must bring their own personal protective equipment
All chainsaw assessments require a £50 deposit for a student or £350 for non student
Last updated: 15/07/2018