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~1.0 Day(s)
From £250.00

Stump grinders remove tree stumps by literally chipping away at them. This course is designed for beginners or anyone looking to refresh their skills. Walk away from this course with newfound skills and knowledge ready to develop out in the field.

We allocate 1 day for training and assessment.
Number of candidates per course: 6


During in this course, you will cover:

  • Carry out operator checks and identify the safety features of a stump grinder
  • Inspect and identify defects on the grinding mechanism
  • Prepare machine prior to operation, start the machine, carry out safety checks and stop machine
  • Prepare a work area and a range of stumps for grinding and identify hazardous materials not to be ground
  • Use approved techniques for safe and efficient stump grinding of a range of stump sizes
  • State the procedure for removing blockages
  • Re-instate ground and deal with arisings
  • Prepare machine for transport and storage.

After finishing this course, you will receive a Certificate.


Islip Training Centre
16th July 2024
0 Places Available!
(Ex Vat)
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Islip Training Centre
12th September 2024
3 Places Available!
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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.
  • Non snag clothing suitable for all weather as you will be outside
  • Chainsaw Boots
  • Gloves with GripArborist Helmet, complete with full mesh face shield and visor also ear defenders conform to 31SNR ratin
  • Personal First Aid Kits

Important Information:

Joining instructions will be sent around 7-14 days before the course starts and will contain full details of location, equipment and course timings.

Please note that lunch is not provided.

All courses are non transferable and non refundable from the point of sale or issued proforma.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to get in touch with our team

VENUE: Course held at a Northamptonshire venue.