Woodchipper

Hampshire Training Providers
In Winchester

Price on request
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Important information

Typology Short course
Location Winchester
  • Short course
  • Winchester
Description

To provide delegates with the base knowledge to understand the principles of best practice in operating woodchippers.

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Winchester
Hampshire Grain, Overton Road, Micheldever Station, SO21 3AN, Hampshire, England
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Starts On request
Location
Winchester
Hampshire Grain, Overton Road, Micheldever Station, SO21 3AN, Hampshire, England
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Course programme

These courses are primarily knowledge based with a small practical element, intended for people who are seeking work in commercial forestry, amenity and/or utility arboriculture. They are delivered in a training room environment with some practical exercises included.

Course Content:

• Course introduction
• Risk Assessment
• Legislation
• Personal Protective Equipment
• Pre-use checks
• Safety features
• Routine checks and maintenance
• Cutter and anvil checks
• Start machine and carry our safety checks
• Preparation of site, machine and materials
• Operation of Woodchipper
• Unblocking of Woodchipper
• End Use of woodchip
• Cleaning, transport and storage

This course will be held on a farm as centrally located as possible.

Additional information

Payment options: * Courses start at £105 per day (when members discount is applied). * Non-HTP members are charged £125 per person per day.

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