COURSES FOR PROFESSIONAL USERS (Lantra Awards training course leading to a QCF qualification/licence to practice)

This route is intended for someone who anticipates seeking contractual work in professional forestry, amenity or arboricultural activities which is likely, immediately or at some future date, to involve felling trees over 200mm (8") in diameter, and/or aerial tree work.

  1. Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross-Cutting (2 days) COURSE CODE 991

    Day 1 covers the safe operation and maintenance of a chainsaw.
    Day 2 covers safely cross-cutting pre-felled timber.

    COST: 245 per person
    QCF level 2 assessment on 1 additional day COST: 165 per person
    LANTRA Course Details (.pdf)


  2. Felling and processing trees up to 380mm (4 days) COURSE CODE 2541

    3 days spent felling and processing trees up to 380mm diameter

    COST: 395 per person
    QCF level 2 assessment on 1 additional day COST: 165 per person
    LANTRA Course Details (.pdf)


  3. Maintenance, Cross-Cutting & Felling Small Trees up to 380mm (5 days) COURSE CODE 2564
    **'CS30-31'**


    This course and assessment is required for professional chainsaw users. It replaces the old CS30-31 course, and is a combination of the two courses listed above.
    Day 1 covers the safe operation and maintenance of a chainsaw.
    Day 2 covers safely cross-cutting pre-felled timber.
    Days 3-5 spent felling and processing trees up to 380mm.

    COST: 445 per person
    QCF level 2 assessment on 1 additional day COST: 295 per person
    More Info ...
    LANTRA Course Details (.pdf)


  4. Felling and processing trees over 380mm (15") diameter (4 days) Course code 2543

    Candidates for this course must hold level 2 awards in chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling trees up to 380mm.
    COST: 395 per person
    QCF level 3 assessment on 1 additional day cost 165 per person
    LANTRA Course Details (.pdf)


  5. Dealing with Individual and Multiple Windblown Trees (3 days) COURSE CODE

    Candidates for this course must hold level 2 and 3 awards listed above.
    COST: 395 per person
    QCF level 3 assessment on 1 additional day cost 165 per person
    LANTRA Course Details (.pdf)


COURSE AVAILABILITY

For more info contact Phil or Karen on:

Phone:   01490 460611
Mobile:  0789 149 4341
Email:    phil@chainsawtraining.com

WE ALSO RUN CUSTOMISED COURSES ON A ONE TO ONE BASIS - please ring for details!

Bookings are currently being taken for:
    *Due to current social distancing guidelines our courses are running slightly differently to usual. Please ring or email for dates and availability

  • May/June 2022
  • Chainsaw maintenance and cross cutting.
    Training and integrated assessment 245.
    Optional professional assessment available 165.
    Places available

  • May/June 2022
  • Maintenance, cross cutting and felling trees up to 380mm diam.
    Training 445
    Assessment 295
    Places available

  • July 2022
  • FELLING AND PROCESSING TREES OVER 380mm diam
    Training 395
    Assessment 165
    Places available

  • May/June 2022
  • Dealing with individual and multiple windblown trees course cost 395
    Assessment cost 165
    Places available

Local Accommodation
SITE UPDATED 11/5/2022

I will travel anywhere in the UK to deliver courses for 4 candidates. Travel expenses are 50p per mile.

Full equipment hire is available (everything from PPE to chainsaws and sharpening tools).

For more information please call Phil or Karen on 01490 460611 or 07891494341 or email phil@chainsawtraining.com