Light shining through leaves in the treetops

Photograph by Finn Beales

In Partnership with NPTC Group of Colleges

1 academic year, full-time @ Park Wood, Talgarth & others

This course is ideal for students who want to further their experience of working in woodlands to increase their ability and confidence. You will study in beautiful, real-life training settings.

  • Process coppice materials and greenwood products
  • Sharpen and maintain edged hand tools
  • Cut, process and extract coppice
  • Identify tree species and their properties
  • Fell and process trees up to 380mm
  • Control pollution incidents
  • Cross-cut timber using a chainsaw
  • Monitoring and maintaining health and safety

After this course you may be able to

  • Move into Level 3 Green Woodworking and Coppicing
  • Use this qualification towards entry to the BMC undergraduate course
  • Become self-employment
  • Use transferable skills for employment opportunities in the trees and timber sector

Please note – course availability subject to minimum enrolment

BMC reserves the right to cancel any courses and courses are subject to change without notice

To register your interest please contact Amanda.

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