Felling and Processing Trees upto 380mm Refresher
Our course offers a balanced mix of theory and practical sessions.
The first module covers safety, health, and welfare and is mandatory. It must be completed before the other modules.
We will, however, accept equivalent health and safety certification if it has been completed within five years of this refresher course.
Examples of equivalent certification include:
IOSH (Managing Safely)
Lantra Awards Health & Safety and Practical Risk Assessment
Construction Skills Health and Safety equivalent to 5 days training
BSC level 3 Occupational Safety or above
Level 3 Award in Controlling Risks to Health & Safety in Agriculture and Production Horticulture (QCF).
Worth noting: You will need a minimum level of fitness to complete this course.
Please note that this is a refresher course and as such proof of initial qualification will be required.
Please contact us to discuss your requirements
Course Specific Notes
You will need to bring:
- A form of photo ID either valid driving licence or passport.
- Arborist Helmet, complete with full mesh face shield and visor also ear defenders conform to 31SNR rating
- Chainsaw Boots
- Chainsaw trousers with a minimum of Class 1 protection and a minimum of Type A coverage
- Non snag Clothing suitable for all weather as you will be outside
- Gloves – BS EN 381 – 7
- Personal First Aid Kit
We recommend bringing your own Chainsaw and Maintenance Kit. This will give the best possible experience.
For all Refresher courses you will need to provide a copy of the original qualification certificate before you can take part on the day.
Joining instructions will be sent around 7-14 days before the course starts and will contain full details of location, equipptment etc. Please note that lunch is not provided.
Your booking confirmation email only serves to confirm your booking and payment and the date and timings of your course. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to get in touch with our team.
VENUE: Course held at our Boughton House, Northamptonshire venue.