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College Certificate in Felling & Processing Trees up to 380mm (CS31 Refresher)

Course Level: 

College Certificate

Job opportunities after this course: 

This course covers the skills and knowledge required to refresh your qualification for Felling of Small Trees. On completion of the course you will have the updated skills and knowledge of the NPTC Award to Fell and Process Small trees (less than 380mm in diameter). This qualification is essential for employment in the industry and should be refreshed every 5 years to keep up with new standards in the industry.

Overview of the course: 

A practical 1 day course

Entry requirements: 

Level 2 Award in Felling & Processing Trees up to 380mm Full Course (formally CS31)


Fell and Process Small Trees less than 380mm

How is the course assessed?: 

Skills are assessed during the practical training by the course tutor

Further study options after this course: 

Additional practical CS units can be added to enhance your employment prospects.

Length of the course: 

1 full day


Houghall Campus, Durham

When does the course start: 

The course runs at various times throughout the year subject to demand.

More important information about this course:


Fees are payable in advance.
*We make every effort to publish correct fees, however all fees are subject to change. Fees are correct as at the current time (25 May 2018 21:09) and are subject to change up to the date of enrolment. Fees quoted are payable annually

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