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This course is designed to familiarise the operator with the various industry standard cuts to safely remove branches whilst using a rope and harness. It is important to understand how to apply British Standards and tree biology to the understanding of what cuts to make, where and when.

What topics will it cover?

The course focuses on best practice, including training in the way trees respond to cutting and conforming to BS 3998.

How long will the course take?


Two days training plus one day independent assessment.

Is there an exam?

There is an assessment carried out by an independent assessor, which will be taken on a separate day from the training course.


Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross Cutting, Felling Trees up to 380mm, and Climb Trees and Perform Aerial Rescue.

How much will it cost?

£350+VAT per person

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