Brushwood Chipper

BTS Group Ltd
In Needham Market

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Important information

Typology Short course
Location Needham market
Duration 1 Day
  • Short course
  • Needham market
  • Duration:
    1 Day

To enable course candidat to: Produce a site specific Risk Assessment for wood chipping operations. State the principles of HSE legislation and safety guidelines for using a woodchipper. Select the appropriate PPE and state the maintenance requirements. Carry out operator checks and identify the safety features of a woodchipper. Carry out routine operator maintenance. Inspect and identify defects on the blades. Prepare machine prior to operation, start the machine, carry out safety checks and stop machine. Prepare a work area and a range of materials for chipping and identify.
Suitable for: Novices and experianced users who are seeking update training. candidates must be 16+


Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Needham Market
Unit 16, Maitland Road, Needham Market, Suffolk, IP6 8NZ, Suffolk, England
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Starts On request
Needham Market
Unit 16, Maitland Road, Needham Market, Suffolk, IP6 8NZ, Suffolk, England
See map

Frequent Asked Questions

· Requirements

The training will be on a power fed wood chipper. candidates will have to provide safty boots, non snag outer clothing, and a foresty style safty helmet with eye and ear protection There is an option to have an additional NPTC assessment if requested plese cal lto discuss.

Teachers and trainers (1)

Kevin Moore
Kevin Moore
Seniour Training

Over 25 years within the Trees and Timber industry. A LANTRA instructor and NPTC assessor, for Machinery, Arboriculture Foresty.

Course programme

This training cource can be offered as ether an ITA were the instructor assesses candidates performace through the day and if they perform top a required standard will be certificated through Lantra Awards. Alternitivley if you require a seperate NPTC assessment this can be facilited, the cource will be a training only delivery and a seperate assessment arraged.