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Arborist Training Courses



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Grounds Maintenance Package

Packages are available to cater for multiple learning needs. 

Including Pesticides application, machinery and Equipment use.

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Grounds maintenance Starter pack 

  • NPTC Unit Pa1 – Pesticides Foundation course a pass is required to pass onto the other 2 units [resits are £50 per attempt]
  • NPTC Unit Pa6 – Pesticides application via Knapsack
  • NPTC Unit Pa2–  Pesticides application Via Boom
  • NPTC     – Use of Pedestrian Mower Rotary cutting system
  • NPTC     – Use of Ride on mower Rotary system
  • NPTC     – Use of Handheld Hedgecutter
  • NPTC      Use of a HandHeld Strimmer
  • NPTC      Use of 360' Excavator upto 10 tonnes 

The cost of this intensive Example package is £1950.00 +vat = £2340.00

which takes approx 4 weeks to complete Monday - Friday, some flexibility maybe needed for example Saturday's for the assessments

Candidates should use their own Safety clothing PPE. [ although these can be obtained for you, subject to prior notice & supplied at the supply cost ] 

if you would like to use your own equipment, this is to be within certification / guidelines and certifcates as needed to be present for the instructor to view.

Residential courses available which are ideal for those where daily travel would be an issue or HM Forces leavers looking toward resettlement package options.

Attendance is not a guarentee of success, that is upto each particapant to study & acheive through endevour,  BUT we do all that we can to prepare you for a succesfull outcomes, working with modern equipment machines and techniques.

During your time here you will have ample time to speak to our team about other relevant matters such as Career progression , where to look for JOBS , Business start up, development & growth, Equipment purchase & suppliers.

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Courses are delivered to give the candidate the knowledge & practical skill to achieve certificates of competence by assessment by bodies such as NPTC City & Guilds.

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Combined Arborists Starter Courses


Combined Grounds Maintenance Course


Tree Surgery Tree Climbing, Aerial Rescue & Tree Pruning, Tree Dismantling, Ground assistant.


Chainsaw  Maintenance, Small & Large Tree Felling, Dangerous Trees, Polechainsaws.


Farm: Tractor Driving including Loader attachments, Trailer & Pto Attachments,  Quad Bike Use,

Pto Boom Pesticides Spraying. 


Land:  Strimmers, Hedgecutters, Grass Mowers, Backpack Pesticide Spraying


Machinery: Woodchippers, Stump Grinders, Mini Digger Use, Cherry Picker Use.


First Aid: 1 Day & Multiple Day Trauma & First Aid Training.