What will I learn?

The City & Guilds NPTC Level 2 Award in Felling and Processing Trees (up to 380mm) is the updated version of the now superseded CS31 certificate. This course includes site and tree risk assessment and directional felling and processing of small trees.

Entry Requirements

Students must be over 17 and have completed the Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross-cutting Level 2 Certificate of Competence.
This is a physically demanding course and students must be comfortable in bending and operating a heavy power tool for extended periods.

Further Information

Students will require a strong belt to support safety trousers and gloves suitable for handling the bar and chain.
All other tools and equipment are provided free for the duration of the course.

Fee Details 1

Free if unemployed or low wage (if aged 19-23 must have Full L2 or above to be eligible)

Fee Details 2

Due to funding restrictions, anyone who doesn’t live in England, isn’t a UK resident^ or who lives in the local authority areas^ of:

Cambridge and Peterborough
Greater London Authority
Greater Manchester
Liverpool City Region
North of Tyne Combined Authority
North East
South Yorkshire
Tees Valley
West Midlands
West Yorkshire
West of England

Will be unable to apply for fee remission and may be subject to higher course fees than those published.

^go to this page on our website to check if your postcode is in a Devolved Funding Area or to check eligibility if you are a non-UK resident https://www.sparsholt.ac.uk/the-college/fees-and-funding/

If you don’t live in England or are not a UK resident or live in any of the above local authority areas and wish to enrol on the course, please contact us for information on tuition fees.

Fee Code

C

Fee Remission


For further information on fee remission details linked to the above Fee
Code – refer to our PT Application form on our

Website Here

Please Note

Due to funding restrictions this course is not available to existing full time Sparsholt College/Andover College students aged 16, 17 or 18 (or 19-24 with an EHCP) on the 31/8 in the year they started their course.

Qualification:

Level 2

Fees:

£781

Level of Study:

Part-Time

Interview:

No

Location:

Sparsholt College, SO21 2NF

Duration:

09:00 - 16:30