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LANTRA Award in Basic Felling Techniques

Key course information

Agriculture, Animals and Land Based

26/05/2020

2 days

Part time

425.00

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Course Overview


This course in basic felling techniques is suitable for you if you work in a variety of land-based industries, including agriculture, horticulture, woodland industries, conservation and construction or with the local authorities.


lumberjack worker with chainsaw in his hands saws fallen tree, chips and dust fly upwards, against blue sky.
lumberjack worker with chainsaw in his hands saws fallen tree, chips and dust fly upwards, against blue sky.

What will I learn?


The course covers HSE legislation and safety guidelines, and units on preparation and felling techniques.

Entry Requirements


You must have completed the Lantra Award in Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross-Cutttings.

Study, Assessment and Qualifications


Assessment is integrated into the course.

What Could I Do Next?

On completion of your course you may choose to progress onto these following courses

Agriculture, Animals and Land Based


Career Opportunities

  • Stock Person
  • Dairy Person
  • Zookeeper

  • Veterinary Nurse
  • Groom
  • Tree Surgeon

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