This is an integrated training and assessment course.
You'll receive a certificate of training once it is completed.
Intended for a person employed in arboriculture, forestry, horticulture, landscaping and grounds maintenance who is or will be required to operate woodchippers. The course is a balanced mix of theory and practical sessions to guide you through the process. You'll learn all the key health and safety issues. Routine maintenance tuition. Practical work will include chipping and removing blockages. Inexperienced operators might need more time to fully master all the elements of our course.
From 1st September 2023, all applicants must complete the following mandatory e-learning module before applying for funding – Mandatory Unit: Health and Safety – Risk Management in Forestry and Farming
The following Training Providers are available to deliver this course: