Who is the course for?
This qualification is part of the Apprenticeship in Trees and timber. An Apprenticeship is an excellent way to earn money whilst gaining hands on practical work experience. It is a work-related, competence-based qualification, and is designed for someone in work or who wishes to progress into work. The Advanced apprenticeship, reflects the fact that you already have experience in the industry, which should be equivalent to a level two qualification. This qualification will however enable you to consolidate existing skills and develop new ones, particularly linked to supervisory and decision making tasks. This will help enable you to progress in an exciting and rewarding industry.
Do I need any formal qualifications?
You should hold a level two qualification or equivalent qualification in order to progress onto this level three programme
What will I study on the course?
You will study a range of exciting units including Tree felling, tree climbing, Tree surveys and reports, Tree pruning and use of Tree supports in addition to looking at aspects such as business management to help you with your current employment or to provide you with invaluable skills for the future.