Award in Felling and Processing Trees over 380mm Level 3 | Kirkley Hall Campus | FCR0046P |Northumberland College
Arboriculture

Award in Felling and Processing Trees over 380mm Level 3

Location:
Kirkley Hall Campus
Level:
3
Course Code:
FCR0046P
Awarding Body:
CG
Qualification:

0021-11 - City and Guilds Award in Felling and Processing Trees over 380mm (QCF) Level 3

Start Date:
Flexible/Various

Who is the course for?

This course is for people who are employed in the land based sector, particularly arboriculture, or those seeking employment in this field.

Do I need any formal qualifications?

You will need to have the NPTC Certificate of Competences 0020-03 and 0020-04 (0020-12)

What will I study on the course?

You will study units which cover trees whose effective diameter at felling height is over 760mm (30 ), the felling technique may include boring through the centre of the sink. At the end of the course you will be able to identify the risk assessment and emergency procedures on a work site, select equipment required for safe and effective felling, fell large sized trees and dismantle large felled trees.

The course runs for three days.

Your assessment is integrated into the training process

0021-11 - City and Guilds Award in Felling and Processing Trees over 380mm (QCF) Level 3

After completing the course you could apply for another Certificate of Competence training course e.g. Climb a Tree and Perform Aerial Rescue.

For Full-Cost and Leisure courses there is no financial support available.

For more information our Help Hub team is available on 01670 841 200 or email helphub@northland.ac.uk.

How can I apply for this course?

Apply online by clicking here and registering, alternatively please contact our Help Hub on 01670 841 200, email helphub@northland.ac.uk or drop in to one of our open events.

Alternatively, if this is the course for you please click Book and Enrol Now – please note this option is only available for certain courses.

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