Course dates

Please contact us for additional course dates or to put your name down for future courses with no fixed date.

7th to 11th January 2019
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and Felling trees up to 380mm diameter (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments).


17th to 19th December 2018
Felling Trees Over 380mm diameter (3 days’ training including City & Guilds CS32 assessment). Provisional

10th to 14th December 2018
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and Felling trees up to 380mm diameter (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments).


19th to 27th November 2018
Tree climbing and aerial rescue plus Operate chainsaw from rope and harness.(7 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS38+39 assessments). 3 PLACES

12th to 16th November 2018
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and Felling trees up to 380mm diameter (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments). FULL


29th Oct to 2nd November 2018
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and Felling trees up to 380mm diameter (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments). PROVISIONALLY FULL

24th to 26th October 2018
Felling Trees Over 380mm diameter (3 days’ training including City & Guilds CS32 assessment). FULL

8th to 12th October 2018
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and Felling trees up to 380mm diameter (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments). FULL

Friday 5th October 2018
Basic Tree Inspection Course 1 day. Lantra. £135.00pp + vat


19th to 21st September 2018 – please note, slight change of date!
Felling Trees Over 380mm diameter (3 days’ training including City & Guilds CS32 assessment).

3rd to 7th September 2018
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and Felling trees up to 380mm diameter (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments).


20th to 28th August 2018
Tree climbing and aerial rescue plus Operate chainsaw from rope and harness.(7 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS38+39 assessments). 2 PLACES


23rd to 27th July 2018
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and Felling trees up to 380mm diameter (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments). 


18th to 22nd June 2018
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and Felling trees up to 380mm diameter (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments).

4th to 12th June 2018
Tree climbing and aerial rescue plus Operate chainsaw from rope and harness.(7 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS38+39 assessments).

4th to 8th June 2018
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and Felling trees up to 380mm diameter (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments).

30th May to 1st June 2018
LOLER Thorough Examination of Arboricultural Equipment (3 days’ training plus City & Guilds assessment – 2nd June). Click here for Lantra course information.
Cost £425.00 + vat


21st to 25th May 2018
Arboricultural Pruning & Dismantling Ops (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS40+41 assessments). Experienced arborists only. 1 PLACE

15th to 30th May 2018 – 13 days excl. weekends/bank holiday
INTRODUCTION TO ARBORICULTURE
– a fast-track route to becoming a qualified (albeit inexperienced) tree surgeon; we would always advocate experience in real-life working situations.
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting felling trees up to 380mm (5-day training course)
Climbing, aerial rescue and operate a chainsaw from rope and harness (7-day training course) plus City & Guilds CS30, 31, 38 and 39 assessments. Total cost £1715.00 + VAT. 1 PLACE ON CS38 + 39 £940 + Vat.

30th April-2nd May 2018
Windblow training followed by Emergency Treework Ops City & Guilds CS50 assessment (3 days total). FULL


16th to 20th April 2018
Tree climbing and aerial rescue (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS38 assessment). 1 PLACE

4th to 12th April 2018
Tree climbing and aerial rescue plus Operate chainsaw from rope and harness.(7 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS38+39 assessments). 


12th to 16th March 2018 
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and Felling trees up to 380mm diameter (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments).


19th to 23rd February 2018
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and Felling trees up to 380mm diameter (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments). FULL (1 x CS31 available 21st to 23rd Feb)


15th to 19th January 2018
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and Felling trees up to 380mm diameter (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments). FULL

10th January 2018
Woodchipper Integrated Training & Assessment (1 day). Aimed at occasional users.


11th to 15th December 2017
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and Felling trees up to 380mm diameter (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments). 2 PLACES

27th November to 5th December 2017
Tree climbing and aerial rescue plus Operate chainsaw from rope and harness.(7 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS38+39 assessments). 1 PLACE

13th to 17th November 2017
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and Felling trees up to 380mm diameter (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments).

1st to 3rd November 2017
Felling trees up to 380mm diameter (3 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS31 assessment).1 PLACE


17th to 19th October 2017
Professional Tree Inspection Course.
(3 days’ training with integrated written and practical assessment). Cost £475.00 + Vat.

18th to 19th October 2017
Chainsaw maintenance and cross cutting (2 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS30 assessment).


 

18th to 26th September 2017
Tree climbing and aerial rescue plus Operate chainsaw from rope and harness.(7 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS38+39 assessments).

11th to 15th September 2017
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and Felling trees up to 380mm diameter (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments). FULL (provisionally)

4th and 5th September 2017
Dealing with Windblown trees (2 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds assessment). Experience required.


24th to 25th August and 29th to 31st August 2017
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and Felling trees up to 380mm diameter (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments). FULL

21st to 23rd August 2017
Felling trees up to 380mm diameter (3 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS31 assessment). 1 PLACE AVAILABLE.

7th to 11th August 2017
Arboricultural Pruning & Dismantling Ops (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS40+41 assessments). Experienced arborists only. FULL.


24th to 28th July 2017
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and Felling trees up to 380mm diameter (5 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments. FULL

17th to 25th July 2017
Tree climbing and aerial rescue plus Operate chainsaw from rope and harness.(7 days’ training plus day for City & Guilds CS38+39 assessments).

10th to 14th July 2017
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling small trees CS30+31 (5 days’ training plus extra day for assessment). FULL


26th to 30th June 2017
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling small trees CS30+31 (5 days’ training plus extra day for assessment).

19th to 27th June 2017
Tree climbing and aerial rescue plus Operate a chainsaw from rope and harness (7 days plus day for City & Guilds CS38+39 assessments). Cost £940.00. FULL

5th to 9th June 2017
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling small trees CS30+31 (5 days’ training plus extra day for assessment). Cost £775.00. FULL


10th to 14th and 20th to 21st April 2017
Tree climbing and aerial rescue plus Operate a chainsaw from rope and harness (7 days plus day for City & Guilds CS38+39 assessments). Cost £940.00. FULL

20th to 28th March 2017
Tree climbing and aerial rescue plus Operate a chainsaw from rope and harness (7 days plus day for City & Guilds CS38+39 assessments). Cost £940.00. FULL

6th to 10th March 2017
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling small trees CS30+31 (5 days’ training plus extra day for assessment). Cost £775.00. 1 PLACE

20th to 24th February 2017
Arboricultural Pruning & Dismantling Operations (5 days plus day for City & Guilds CS40+41 assessments). Cost £846.00.  

30th January to 3rd February 2017
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling small trees CS30+31 (5 days’ training plus extra day for assessment). Cost £775.00. FULL.

19th to 20th January 2017
Felling over 380mm in diameter CS32 (2 days). Cost £350.00. FULL.

11th to 17th January 2017
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling small trees CS30+31 (5 days’ training plus extra day for assessment). Cost £775.00.  FULL.

Friday 6th January 2017
1-day Basic Tree Inspection Course. Cost £135.00pp. PLACES AVAILABLE

30th November to 1st December 2016
Felling trees over 380mm in diameter + CS32 assessment. Cost £350.00

21st to 29th November 2016
Tree climbing and aerial rescue plus Operate a chainsaw from rope and harness (7 days plus day for City & Guilds CS38+39 assessments). Cost £940.00. FULL 

14th to 18th November 2016
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling small trees CS30+31 (5 days’ training plus extra day for assessment). Cost £755.00. FULL

7th to 11th November 2016
Arboricultural Pruning and Dismantling course (5 days plus day for City & Guilds CS40+41 assessments). Cost £846.00 3 PLACES AVAILABLE

11th to 13th October 2016
Professional Tree Inspection course. Gosford Park, Armagh. £475.00

19th to 23rd September 2016
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling small trees CS30+31 (5 days’ training plus extra day for assessment). Cost £755.00. FULL.

11th to 19th August 2016
Tree climbing and aerial rescue plus Operate a chainsaw from rope and harness (7 days plus day for City & Guilds CS38+39 assessments). Cost £940.00.

13th to 17th June 2016
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling small trees CS30+31 (5 days’ training plus extra day for assessment). Cost £755.00.

25th to 27th May 2016
Felling small trees CS31 (3 days’ training plus extra part of day for assessment). Cost £428.00. 1 PLACE

9th to 13th May 2016
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling small trees CS30+31 (5 days’ training plus extra day for assessment). Cost £755.00. FULL

25th to 27th April 2016
Arboricultural Dismantling Operations CS41. (3 days training plus day for assessment). Cost £470.00 It is recommended that you have experience of pruning to do this course.

4th to 8th April 2016
Treeclimbing and aerial rescue CS38 (5 days’ training plus extra part day for assessment). Cost £643.00

21st to 25th March 2016
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling small trees CS30+31 (5 days’ training plus extra day for assessment). Cost £755.00.

22nd to 26th February 2016
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling small trees CS30+31 (5 days’ training plus extra day for assessment). Cost £755.00.

8th to 16th February 2016
Tree climbing and aerial rescue plus Operate a chainsaw from rope and harness (7 days plus day for City & Guilds CS38+39 assessments). Cost £940.00.

25th to 29th January 2016
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling small trees CS30+31 (5 days’ training plus extra day for assessment). Cost £755.00. FULL

21st and 22nd December 2015
Felling trees over 380mm diameter CS32 – (2 days’ training with assessment date tbc) Cost £350.00. FULL. We will be adding another date in February 2016.

23rd to 24th November 2015
Operate a chainsaw from rope and harness CS39 – (2 days’ training with assessment date tbc). Cost £351.00.

16th to 20th November 2015
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling small trees CS30+31 (5 days’ training plus extra day for assessment). Cost £755.00. FULL

Thursday 29th to Friday 30th October 2015
Operate chainsaw from rope and harness CS39 – 2 days’ training with assessment on Saturday 31st October. Pre-requisite: CS30+31+38. Cost: £351.00.

21st to 25th September 2015
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling small trees CS30+31 (5 days’ training plus extra day for assessment). Cost £755.00. FULL

11th to 12th August 2015
Chainsaw maintenance and cross cutting CS30.

27th to 31st July 2015
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling small trees CS30+31 (5 days’ training plus day for assessment).

1st to 3rd July
Felling small trees (3 days plus day for City & Guilds CS31 assessment). 1 place available.

22nd to 26th June 2015
Arboricultural Pruning and Dismantling course (5 days plus day for City & Guilds CS40+41 assessments). 2 places available.

ONE PLACE AVAILABLE  8th to 12th June Tree climbing and aerial rescue (5 days plus part day for City & Guilds CS38 assessment) plus 15th and 17th June
Operate a chainsaw from rope and harness (2 days plus day for City & Guilds CS39 assessment).

1st to 5th June 2015
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling small trees (5 days plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments).

18th to 22nd May 2015
Tree climbing and aerial rescue (5 days plus part day for City & Guilds CS38 assessment) FULL
27th and 28th May 2015
Operate a chainsaw from rope and harness (2 days plus day for City & Guilds CS39 assessment). FULL

20th to 24th April 2015
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling small trees (5 days plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments). Please ring or email to book a place. 

16th to 20th March 2015
Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling small trees (5 days plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments). Please ring or email to book a place.

16th to 20th February plus 24th and 26th February 2015
Tree climbing, aerial rescue & operate a chainsaw from rope and harness (7 days plus day for City & Guilds CS38+39 assessments).

5th to 13th January 2015
Tree climbing, aerial rescue & operate a chainsaw from rope and harness (7 days plus day for City & Guilds CS38+39 assessments).

15th to 19th December 2014
Chainsaw Maintenance, Cross Cutting and Felling small trees (5 days plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments).

11th to 12th December 2014
Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross Cutting (2 days plus part of day for City & Guilds CS30 assessment). One place.

1st to 5th December 2014
Chainsaw Maintenance, Cross Cutting and Felling small trees (5 days plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments). FULL.

27th October to 4th November 2014
Tree climbing, aerial rescue & operate a chainsaw from rope and harness (7 days plus day for City & Guilds CS38+39 assessments). FULL

20th to 24th October 2014 plus day for assessments.
Chainsaw Maintenance, Cross Cutting and Felling small trees (5 days plus day for City & Guilds CS30+31 assessments).

28th July to 1st August 2014
Chainsaw maintenance and cross cutting plus felling small trees. (5 days plus 1 day assessment). 

23rd to 25th June 2014
Felling trees over 380mm diameter (medium and large fell). (3 days including assessment).

28th to 30th April 2014
Arboricultural dismantling (3 days). FULL

31st March to 8th April 2014
Basic tree climbing and aerial rescue plus Operate a chainsaw from rope and harness (5 days plus 2 days). FULL.

24th to 28th March 2014
Chainsaw Maintenance, Cross Cutting and Felling Small Trees (5 days). FULL.

17th to 21st February 2014
Chainsaw Maintenance, Cross Cutting and Felling Small Trees (5 days). Please email or ring to book a place. FULL.

20th to 28th January 2014
Basic tree climbing and aerial rescue plus Operate a chainsaw from rope and harness (5 days plus 2 days). FULL.

6th to 10th January 2014
Chainsaw Maintenance, Cross Cutting and Felling Small Trees (5 days). FULL

13th to 15th November 2013
UA1 Utility Arb electrical knowledge training course and assessment. FULL.

28th October to 1st October 2013
Basic tree climbing and aerial rescue (5 days). FULL.

21st to 25th October 2013
Chainsaw Maintenance, Cross Cutting and Felling Small Trees (5 days). FULL.

21st to 23rd October 2013
Professional Tree Inspection Course. A 3-day Lantra course with integrated assessment aimed at experienced arborists who may report on trees in a professional capacity. FULL.

11th October 2013
One-Day Basic Tree Inspection Course. FULL

19th to 23rd August 2013
Tree Climbing and Aerial Rescue (5 days). FULL.

PLUS 27th and 28th August 2013
Operate a Chainsaw from Rope & Harness. (2 days). FULL

12th to 16th August 2013
Chainsaw Maintenance, Cross Cutting & Felling Trees up to 380mm diameter.

22nd to 30th July 2013
Tree Climbing, Aerial Rescue and Operate a Chainsaw from Rope and Harness (7 days). 1 place available on Operate a Chainsaw from Rope & Harness ONLY.

15th to 19th July 2013
Chainsaw Maintenance, Cross Cutting and Felling Small Trees (5 days). FULL

27th to 28th June 2013
Utility Arb 1 training (2 days) followed by City & Guilds assessment on 1st or 2nd July 2013.

20th to 24th May 2013
Chainsaw Maintenance, Cross Cutting and Felling Small Trees (5 days). FULL.

15th to 16th May 2013
Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross Cutting ITA (Integrated Training and Assessment). 2 days. FULL.

22nd to 30th April 2013
Tree climbing & aerial rescue (5 days) plus Chainsaw from rope and harness (2 days).

15th to 17th April 2013
Professional Tree Inspection Course. A 3-day Lantra course with integrated assessment aimed at experienced arborists who may report on trees in a professional capacity.

3rd to 7th December 2012
CS30+31 Chainsaw maintenance & cross cutting plus Felling small trees. 5 days.3 places available.  FULL

5th to 9th November 2012
CS30+31 Chainsaw maintenance & cross cutting plus felling small trees. 5 days.
4 places available  FULL