Jeanette Wight
Training Manager

01943 850 772

01943 850 772

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Welcome to Lower DALES TRAINING, a name selected by a group of people who identified with our service to the lower reaches of several of the Yorkshire Dales including Wharfedale and Nidderdale and around the market towns of Masham, Ripon, Harrogate, Otley, Pateley Bridge and Skipton.  


Over the years, things have changed. Based on the border of North and West Yorkshire we serve a wide market, North Yorkshire and West Yorkshire and further afield.  We travel to where we are needed and save your travelling and work time.  Courses may be for individuals or small groups. 


With over 30 years of experience in the industry we are here to help you and guide you through the essentials of training for outside work.


We are all practical people.  This includes our office staff  who can drive tractors, operate chainsaws, brushcutters and sprayers, quad bikes and more and will therefore understand your needs and be able to arrange the right course for you.


We care for you and your business as if it is our own.


We offer the full range of Landbased training courses as well as specialist courses designed for individual needs.

This includes all categories of Chainsaw Training for those operating on the ground as well as those climbing trees, aerial rescue pruning dismantling woodand management including Tree Survey and Tree Inspection.  For occassional users you will find a course with us as well.  For small holders, and weekend log processing or wall mending - ask us at lower DALES TRAINING.


Large or small we are here for all!




2016 Reminder:  ALL Users of Sprays (pesticides and herbicides) should now have their qualifications, contact us for dates of our training.


Contact: enquiries@dales-training.co.uk.





Lantra Training Provider offering the full range of Lantra Technical Awards Training Courses.


In addition we arrange bespoke training in specialist subjects or one off commissions to meet the needs of your business.


Courses are held in small groups.


Because we are able to offer the complete range from Health and Safety, First Aid, Manual Handling and the full range technical, driving, or machinery, chainsaw and tree related skills,  we represent your "one-stop-shop" for training courses.


We offer the complete range of chainsaw users' courses as well as a full range of landbased training services for a wide range of businesses caring for grounds, grass and estates.


For those looking to gain Pesticides Qualifications to meet the most recent legislation our courses are running regular courses.  These include Safe Use of Pesticides (PA1), Boom spraying (PA2), Knapsackspraying (PA6).


Our training meets the needs of those working with trees, ground-workers, arboriculturalists, tree surgeons, farmers, established landowners and managers,   estates, gamekeepers, shoot owners, managers and staff of historic houses and landsapes, grounds maintenance, parkland, grassland, amenity horticulture, commercial horticulture, specialist gardens, general gardening and maintenance, equine establishments, animal welfare groups, environmental groups, tree preservation groups, national parks and conservation areas,  and many volunteers working in the outside environment.


Dont forget - First Aid, Manual Handling, Working at Heights and Health and Safety -  Four important subjects in their own right to help safer working and to meet your requirements under the Health and Safety at Work Act as well as to


Contact: enquiries@dales-training.co.uk.