Arboriculture - Level 2 Diploma at Easton & Otley College
Aimed at school leavers or those new to the industry, this is an ideal introduction where you’ll learn tree climbing, tree surgery, pruning, felling, machinery operations, estate skills and planting.
Course content includes:
- Tree identification
- Tree climbing
- Pest and diseases
- Plant and soil science
- Forest and woodland management
- Machinery operations
This course has a highly practical base, with real-life industry practical activities and projects. To make the experience as industry related as possible, many projects are included in the delivery of the course.
- 4 GCSEs Grades D - G including Maths and English at D or a Level 1 Qualification with 3 Functional Skills.
You can progress onto the Level 3 Extended Diploma, work as a tree surgeon, or work for the local authority after completing this course.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Easton & Otley College directly.