Award in Aerial Cutting of Trees Using Free Fall Techniques

Herefordshire and Ludlow College
In Hereford

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Typology Vocational qualification
Location Hereford
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  • Hereford
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NPTC and Lantra Certified Courses for the Forestry Industry                                   

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Herefordshire, England
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Herefordshire, England
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What you'll learn on the course


Course programme

Before attending this course, candidates must have achieved the following;
Award in Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross Cutting, Award in Felling and Processing Trees up to 380mm, Award in Accessing a Tree Using a Rope and Harness Including Aerial Tree Rescue Operations. The course will cover the aerial operation of chainsaws using different techniques for delimbing trees.
Following the course, candidates will be assessed for NPTC Level 2 Award in Aerial Cutting of Trees using Free Fall Techniques. This is a practical assessment which will take place on a separate day. Tests are organised by NPTC to take place at College, however if you wish to reschedule this to take place on your own site, please advise at time of booking.
Duration: 3 days plus assessment
Campus: Holme Lacy campus
Dates: 26 to 28 September 2016 14 to 16 November 2016
Time: 9.15am to 4.30pm Cost: Total Fees: £440 including NPTC Assessment

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