Chainsaw and Forestry Training Courses

Chainsaw Maintenance & Cross Cutting (CS30)

Award in Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross Cutting Level 2

(formally CS30)

Award in Felling & Processing Trees upto 380mm (CS31)

Award in Felling and Processing Trees up to 380mm Level 2

(formally CS31) 

Award in Ground Based Chainsaw Operation CS30 & CS31

Award in Chainsaw Maintenance, cross cutting and

Felling and processing of trees up to 380mm Level 2

(formally combined CS30 & CS31)

Ground Worker CS45

Award in Supporting Colleagues Undertaking off Ground Tree Related Operations Level 2

(formally CS45)

Please note: The felling sites are located in remote locations in commercial forests within a 50 mile radius of Settle. You need to be able to drive, have a suitable vehicle for logging roads and make your own way to the felling site. 

Award to Fell Utility Poles Level 2

(formally CS43)

Award in Safe Use of Powered Pole Pruner Level 2

(formally CS48)

Felling and Processing Trees Over 380mm CS32

Award in Felling & Processing Trees Over 380mm Level 3

(formally CS32)

Award in Severing Uprooted or Windblown Trees using a Chainsaw (QCF) City & Guilds NPTC Level 3 (CS34 & CS35 combined)

Award in Severing Uprooted or Windblown Trees using a Chainsaw Level 3

(formally CS34 & CS35)

Emergency Tree Work CS50

Award in Emergency Treework Operations Level 3

(formally CS50)