Level 2 Award in Felling and Processing Trees up to 380mm

At a Glance

Assessment Type:
Observation Paper AND formal questioning – written or verbal AND Practical assessment/demonstration/assignment
Delivery Method:
Theory/practical
Course Prerequisites:

Before registering on this qualification you must have achieved the following:

Chainsaw Maintenance.

Cross-cut timber using a chainsaw.

Take your skills to the next level with our dedicated course.

Overview in brief

Our course is designed for anyone aged 16 or above.

You'll already have some experience of tree felling and processing.

You'll be able to provide evidence of your ability to meet licence to practice and/or other legal requirements.

And once the course is completed, you'll have the chance to obtain competency cards to boost your employment prospects.

The finer details

We use a balanced mix of theory and practical sessions to ensure you're working confidently to industry standards of good working practice.

You'll be given the chance to demonstrate your knowledge of, and competence in, the key skills of tree felling and processing.

Our course will also teach you to work safely across 23 guided learning hours.

Worth noting: As there are physical elements to our course, you'll need to have at least a minimum level of fitness.

Who should attend?

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.

You may already be using your skills across a range of trees and timber operations, however, this qualification aims to ensure you are confidently working to the minimum standards of good working practices.

Due to the nature of the qualification a minimum level of fitness would be required for specific operations.

What will be covered?

By the end of this course, you will have:

  • Gained a recognised national qualification demonstrating your competence and knowledge
  • Developed further knowledge, understanding and skills to help support your current role
  • Furthered your career options
  • Enhanced your ability to work safely, effectively and efficiently in the workplace.

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