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Training Directory: Practical Countryside Skills - Machinery Short Courses

man using a chainsaw on a felled tree (image: Hans Linde on unsplash)

Practical Countryside Skills: Machinery - Short Training Courses

 

Typical courses include: chainsaw certification, brush cutter and sprayer certification also tractor, 4x4 and MIDAS type driving courses. 

Practical skills courses e.g. hedgelaying are on another page.

Course looking at the theory behind these employing these techniques are another page.

First aid and health and safely type courses have a separate page.

26/10/2020 Ground Based Chainsaw Operation (CS30 & CS31) 5 Days

Cross Gate Road, Holmfirth, West Yorkshire HD9 1SL, TKF Training 01484 685114 jonny.ripley@tkftraining.co.uk c-js.info/2vHsgiG

This course is for anyone who is required to operate chainsaws for cross cutting and felling small trees. It will provide the knowledge and skills required for learners to be assessed for the regulated qualification: Level 2 Award in Ground Based Chainsaw Operator.

Cost £878.95 (inc of vat)

2/11/2020 CS30/31 - NPTC Level 2 Award in Chainsaw Maintenance, Cross Cutting and Felling and Processing Trees up to 380mm 5 Days

Skipton, Tyro Training 01756 797 266 info@tyrotraining.co.uk c-js.info/3oh3Jd2

This course is designed for those who are novice operators with little or no experience of chainsaw usage or for those who are requiring official certification in the maintenance and safe use of chainsaws to comply with the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 regulations.

Cost £740

9/11/2020 PA2 - City & Guilds Level 2 Award in the Safe Application of Pesticides Using Self Propelled, Mounted, Trailed Horizontal Boom Sprayers 2 Days

Skipton, Tyro Training 01756 797 266 info@tyrotraining.co.uk c-js.info/3oh3Jd2

This course is designed for people who are involved in the storage, handling, and application of pesticides using trailed or mounted boom equipment and maintaining handheld trailed and mounted boom type sprayers

Cost £245

11/11/2020 PA1 - City & Guilds Level 2 Principles of Safe Handling and Application of Pesticides 1 Day

Skipton, Tyro Training 01756 797 266 info@tyrotraining.co.uk c-js.info/3oh3Jd2

This course is designed for people who are involved in the storage and handling of pesticides.

Cost £225

12/11/2020 PA6 - City & Guilds Level 2 Award in the Safe Application of Pesticides using Pedestrian Hand Held Equipment 2 Days

Skipton, Tyro Training 01756 797 266 info@tyrotraining.co.uk c-js.info/3oh3Jd2

This course is designed for people who are involved in the storage, handling and application of pesticides using handheld equipment and maintaining handheld type sprayers.

Cost £245

16/11/2020 CS38 - NPTC Level 2 Award in Tree Climbing and Aerial Rescue 5 Days

Skipton, Tyro Training 01756 797 266 info@tyrotraining.co.uk c-js.info/3oh3Jd2

This course is designed for arborists, tree surgeons, people who have jobs that require tree climbing?or people wishing to enter the forestry industry

Cost £580

23/11/2020 CS30/31 - NPTC Level 2 Award in Chainsaw Maintenance, Cross Cutting and Felling and Processing Trees up to 380mm 5 Days

Skipton, Tyro Training 01756 797 266 info@tyrotraining.co.uk c-js.info/3oh3Jd2

This course is designed for those who are novice operators with little or no experience of chainsaw usage or for those who are requiring official certification in the maintenance and safe use of chainsaws to comply with the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 regulations.

Cost £740

2/12/2020 PA1 - City & Guilds Level 2 Principles of Safe Handling and Application of Pesticides 1 Day

Skipton, Tyro Training 01756 797 266 info@tyrotraining.co.uk c-js.info/3oh3Jd2

This course is designed for people who are involved in the storage and handling of pesticides.

Cost £225

3/12/2020 PA6 - City & Guilds Level 2 Award in the Safe Application of Pesticides using Pedestrian Hand Held Equipment 2 Days

Skipton, Tyro Training 01756 797 266 info@tyrotraining.co.uk c-js.info/3oh3Jd2

This course is designed for people who are involved in the storage, handling and application of pesticides using handheld equipment and maintaining handheld type sprayers.

Cost £245

7/12/2020 CS32 - NPTC Level 3 Award in Felling and Processing Trees Over 380mm 3 Days

Skipton, Tyro Training 01756 797 266 info@tyrotraining.co.uk c-js.info/3oh3Jd2

This CS32 course is designed for those who are holders of the CS30/31 Certificates and wish to be able to fell and process trees with a diameter larger than 380mm.

Cost £450

7/12/2020 CS30/31 - NPTC Level 2 Award in Chainsaw Maintenance, Cross Cutting and Felling and Processing Trees up to 380mm 5 Days

Skipton, Tyro Training 01756 797 266 info@tyrotraining.co.uk c-js.info/3oh3Jd2

This course is designed for those who are novice operators with little or no experience of chainsaw usage or for those who are requiring official certification in the maintenance and safe use of chainsaws to comply with the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 regulations.

Cost £740

14/12/2020 CS39 - NPTC Level 3 Award in Aerial Cutting of Trees Using Freefall Techniques 3 Days

Skipton, Tyro Training 01756 797 266 info@tyrotraining.co.uk c-js.info/3oh3Jd2

This CS39?course is designed for those in the forestry or landscape industry who are holders of the CS30/31 and CS38 Certificates and wish to be able to use a chainsaw from a rope and a harness.

Cost £450

16/12/2020 CS39 - NPTC Level 3 Award in Aerial Cutting of Trees Using Freefall Techniques 3 Days

Skipton, Tyro Training 01756 797 266 info@tyrotraining.co.uk c-js.info/3oh3Jd2

This CS39?course is designed for those in the forestry or landscape industry who are holders of the CS30/31 and CS38 Certificates and wish to be able to use a chainsaw from a rope and a harness.

Cost £450

Various Level 2 Award in Safe Use of Pesticides (Boom Sprayer Applicator) PA2 2 Days

Melton Mowbray, Brooksby Melton College 01664 855444 shortcourses@brooksbymelton.ac.uk c-js.info/2nOwspO

Completion of the assessment will give individuals a lifetime qualification and the commercial licence for the relevant units completed. This course would benefit anyone already working or considering working in a horticulture environment, agriculture or anywhere pesticides may need to be implemented.

Various Level 2 Using Pesticides Safely (PA1 & PA6) 2 Days

Melton Mowbray, Brooksby Melton College 01664 855444 shortcourses@brooksbymelton.ac.uk c-js.info/2eNnMLB

The PA1 unit is a theory based course and covers the legislation, health and safety requirements, precautions, product label information and safe handling and use of pesticides. The PA6A practical unit covers the handling and safe use of pesticides using knapsack sprayers.

Various Level 2 Award in Felling and Processing Trees up to 380mm (CS31) 3.5 Days

Melton Mowbray, Brooksby Melton College 01664 855 444 shortcourses@brooksbymelton.ac.uk www.brooksbymelton.ac.uk

This course will further expand on your knowledge gained by the CS30 course (City & Guilds NPTC Level 2 Award in Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross Cutting). This course will take you onto felling trees up to 380mm in diameter, including performing tree operations using hand tools.

Various Basic Chainsaw Maintenance & Cross-Cutting Training Course 2 Days

Melton Mowbray, Brooksby Melton College 01664 855 444 shortcourses@brooksbymelton.ac.uk www.brooksbymelton.ac.uk

This course covers safety features, preparing the chainsaw for use with correct fuel and lubrication and cross cutting timber accurately. This unit must be completed before progressing on to further chainsaw courses.

Various Level 2 Safe Use of Pesticides (PA4S and G) 2 Days

Brooksby Melton College, Brooksby Melton College 01664 855 444 shortcourses@BrooksbyMelton.ac.uk www.brooksbymelton.ac.uk

This course would benefit anyone already working or considering working in a horticulture environment, agriculture or anywhere pesticides may need to be implemented.

Various Lantra Sit In ATV Conventional Steer

Skipton, Dalesway Yorkshire LTD 01756 611060 sophie@lre3.co.uk www.daleswayyorkshire.co.uk

Lantra Sit in ATV training available in Skipton or at your chosen location.

Contact For Details City & Guilds NPTC Chainsaw Cross Cut & Maintenance 2 Days

Wellington, LBS Training & Assessing-SW 07739716753 leekimber28@hotmail.com

Dates are flexible to suit your requirements. Call for costs as I'm flexible depenedent of how many are attending max of 4 per course.

Contact For Details City & Guilds NPTC Chainsaw Tree Felling up to 380mm 2 Days

Wellington, LBS Training & Assessing-SW 07739716753 leekimber28@hotmail.com

Dates are flexible to suit your requirements. Call for costs as I'm flexible depenedent of how many are attending max of 4 per course.

Contact For Details City & Guilds NPTC Chainsaw Tree Felling Over 380mm 2 Days

Wellington, LBS Training & Assessing-SW 07739716753 leekimber28@hotmail.com

Dates are flexible to suit your requirements. Call for costs as I'm flexible depenedent of how many are attending max of 4 per course.

Contact For Details City & Guilds NPTC Chainsaw Uprooted severly damaged trees 2 Days

Wellington, LBS Training & Assessing-SW 07739716753 leekimber28@hotmail.com

Dates are flexible to suit your requirements. Call for costs as I'm flexible depenedent of how many are attending max of 4 per course.

Contact For Details City & Guilds NPTC Brushcutter/Strimmer 2 Days

Wellington, LBS Training & Assessing-SW 07739716753 leekimber28@hotmail.com

Dates are flexible to suit your requirements. Call for costs as I'm flexible depenedent of how many are attending max of 4 per course.

Contact For Details City & Guilds NPTC Powered Pole Pruner 2 Days

Wellington, LBS Training & Assessing-SW 07739716753 leekimber28@hotmail.com

Dates are flexible to suit your requirements. Call for costs as I'm flexible depenedent of how many are attending max of 4 per course.

By Arrangement ROLO (Register of Land-Based Operatives) Training 1 Day

Guildford, Thomson Ecology 01483 466066 Estelle.Spencer@thomsonecology.com www.thomsonecology.com

The ROLO training course is a pre-requisite for anyone applying for a LISS/CSCS card. The course is run from our head office in Guildford, Surrey. We can also provide training at your location if numbers are viable. Successful candidates will receive ROLO certificates produced by BALI.

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