This course is a 1  day training course. A certificate of training will be issued following completion.

This course is targeted at those who may have a responsibility for trees in the course of their work.
You'll learn the relevant health and safety issues, as well as key legislation and risk assessments. A practical session identifying hazardous trees will also form part of the course. 

Course sessions include: 

  • Health and safety 
  • Risk assessment 
  • Legal framework
  • Collecting the information 
  • The limits and scope of the surveys 
  • Hazardous trees 
  • Exercises 
  • Conclusion

By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • State the legal and safety implications of hazardous trees 
  • Maintain your own health and safety while carrying out a basic tree survey and inspection 
  • Recognise hazardous trees 
  • Determine level of risk 
  • Decide on an appropriate course of action 
  • Collect and maintain adequate information

Please note that the outline, duration and image for each course are a guide only. Please contact the training provider for more information.

The following Training Providers are available to deliver this course:

mwmac Ltd

Contact names:
Victoria Laurie

Chloe Middleton

Telephone number:
01597 258615

Email address:

Website address:

Postal address:
Coed Pwllacca, Builth Wells, Powys LD2 3SE

Area covered:
All Wales

PMR Direct LTD

Contact name:
Amanda Payne

Telephone number:
01437 761321

Email address:

Website address:

Postal address:
12 Goat Street, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire SA61 1PX

Area covered:
Mid Wales, South West Wales, South East Wales

Simply the Best Training Consultancy Ltd

Contact name:
Julie Thomas

Telephone number:
01443 670267

Email address:

Website address:

Postal address:
Caerlan Farm, Tonypandy, Rhondda Cynon Taff CF40 1SN

Area covered:
Chainsaws, pesticide, first aid and ATV are South East Wales. Everything else is All Wales

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