Felling Small Trees

City of Bath College
In Bath

Price on request
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Important information

Typology Vocational qualification
Location Bath
Start Different dates available
  • Vocational qualification
  • Bath
  • Start:
    Different dates available
Description

Health & Safety at Work Act
COSSH regulation
Risk assessment
Employer safety policies
Personal protective equipment
Felling related manual handling techniques
Safety factors affecting forest site organisation
Recommended systems for dealing with emergencies
Identification of potential hazards to felling
Factors affecting the choice of felling directions
Felling techniques required to deal with trees up to 380mm (15 inch) in a forest, woodland and open grown environment
Use of aid tools to facilitate directional felling control
Snedding (conifers)/Delimbing (broadleaves) techniques and safety standards
Techniques and safety standards required to deal with the take down of hung up trees in a range of situations

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
Different dates available
Bath
Avon Street, BA1 1UP, Somerset, England
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Starts Different dates available
Location
Bath
Avon Street, BA1 1UP, Somerset, England
See map

Frequent Asked Questions

· Requirements

Health & Safety at Work Act
COSSH regulation
Risk assessment
Employer safety policies
Personal protective equipment
Felling related manual handling techniques
Safety factors affecting forest site organisation
Recommended systems for dealing with emergencies
Identification of potential hazards to felling
Factors affecting the choice of felling directions
Felling techniques required to deal with trees up to 380mm (15 inch) in a forest, woodland and open grown environment
Use of aid tools to facilitate...

What you'll learn on the course

IT
IT risk
Manual Handling
systems
Risk Assessment
Risk

Course programme

Health & Safety at Work Act
COSSH regulation
Risk assessment
Employer safety policies
Personal protective equipment
Felling related manual handling techniques
Safety factors affecting forest site organisation
Recommended systems for dealing with emergencies
Identification of potential hazards to felling
Factors affecting the choice of felling directions
Felling techniques required to deal with trees up to 380mm (15 inch) in a forest, woodland and open grown environment
Use of aid tools to facilitate directional felling control
Snedding (conifers)/Delimbing (broadleaves) techniques and safety standards
Techniques and safety standards required to deal with the take down of hung up trees in a range of situations

Who will be my tutor?

Martin Palfrey

Where will I need to go on my first day?

Report to reception at the Somer Valley Campus, Radstock where your tutor will meet you

What else do I need to know? To avoid disappointment, please make sure you apply for your chosen course early. Decisions regarding running or cancelling a course are made one week prior to the start of the course. If a course is cancelled, you will be informed and your course fees refunded in full.

Please see Terms and Conditions of Enrolment.

The course will not run on bank holidays or during half term. Please check here for term dates. Where can I find out more information? If you need help or answers to specific questions, please contact the Student Advice Centre on 01225 312191 ext. 720 or email info@bathcollege.ac.uk.

If you are not sure which course would be right for you, we offer FREE Careers Advice to any person aged 19 or over. Our advisers can help you search for a suitable course or other learning and training opportunities. How do I apply? You can apply for this course:

Online: click the "Apply" button and fill out an online application form

By post: download the Part-time Learning Agreement and send to Student Advice Centre, Bath College, Avon Street, Bath BA1 1UP

In person: visit the Student Advice Centre in either of our campuses

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