Lantra Awards Level 3 Award in Felling and Processing Trees over 380mm (QCF)

Product code: 
978
Summary / introduction: 
Undertaking the Level 3 Award in Felling and Processing Trees over 380mm, will enable you to prove your competence in forestry and/or arboriculture operations. You will also be able to evidence your ability to meet licence to practice and/or other legal requirements made by the relevant sector, professional or industry. Once you complete this Qualification, you will have the opportunity to obtain competency card for employment within the key professional sector, thus enabling further employment opportunities for which competency is a significant requirement.
Target audience: 

Forestry and Arboriculture specifications.pdf

If you are over the age of 16 and wish to develop your knowledge, understanding and skills and require proof of competence within your field of expertise then this course is suitable for you. Within your role, you may be using your skills across a range of trees and timber operations. This qualification aims to ensure that you can be confident the minimum standards of good working practices are observed/followed at all times.

Description: 

This qualification has been devised with the key aim for you to successfully evidence your competence in forestry and arboriculture operations. This can be used to create individual learning programmes tailored to your needs.

Product objectives: 

Upon completing the Lantra Awards Level 3 Award in Felling and Processing Trees over 380mm you will be able:

  • Assess your knowledge and understanding across a range of forestry and arboriculture functions and activities.
  • Assess your ability to work effectively in a forestry and arboriculture environment, both independently and as part of a team.
  • Assess your ability to review and develop their own practices and carry out a range of practical forestry and arboriculture tasks, to the required industry standard.
  • Improve awareness of health and safety legislation and how individuals can contribute to the Health and Safety Executive’s (HSE) agenda.

To achieve this Qualification, learners must complete the single Mandatory unit:

  • Fell and process trees over 380mm
Product purpose: 

Following Ofqual’s regulatory requirements this qualification is approved for the following purpose:

  • D. Confirm occupational competence and/or 'licence to practice'

Sub Purpose:

  • D1. Confirm competence in an occupational role to the standards required
  • D2. Confirm the ability to meet a 'licence to practice' or other legal requirements made by the relevant sector, professional or industry body
Course / product type: 
Qualification
English qualification level: 
Level 3
Assessment type: 
Internal assessment and external verification
Course / product delivery: 
Theory and practical based
Language: 
English
Guided Learning Hours: 
19
Category: 
Working with Trees / Chainsaws
Felling and Processing Trees