This qualification will enable you to prove your expertise in using a pole pruner.
It will also provide firm evidence of your ability to meet licence-to-practise standards.
Quality Assurance policies are in place to ensure that all assessments meet the independent assessment requirements for this sector.
You could be starting a new role, or you might already be using your chainsaw skills across a range of relevant operations.
You will need to be at least 16 years of age, and already hold the Lantra Powered Pole Pruner qualification.
You will be taught using a mix of theory and practical and assessment. Certification should take place as soon as possible following the successful completion of the training course.
This is a short course - 1 day of training with integrated assessment.
This course will take place between 9am-5pm. Days are dependent on booking availability.
This qualification will refresh your knowledge and skills in the following areas:
- Being able to work safely
- Being able to use a powered pole pruner
- Knowledge of relevant health and safety legislation and industry good practice
- Knowledge of how to use a powered pole pruner
Following this course, you could continue studying by choosing one of our other land-based courses.
We are the largest further education provider in Northumberland with campuses throughout the county.
Our student transport scheme is available for eligible students to make getting to and from college as easy as possible.
Our extensive re-development programme will create outstanding new facilities.