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Basic Tree Survey and Inspection - ONLINE




Paul Smith

6 hours

Fully Booked

1 day ( 9.00 - 16.30 approximately) 

Exc. VAT Inc. VAT

Course Objectives:

To enable attendees to:
State the legal and safety implications of hazardous trees
Maintain your own health and safety while carrying out Basic Tree Survey and Inspection
Recognise hazardous trees
Determine level of risk
Decide on an appropriate course of action
Collect and maintain adequate information
Recognise your own limitations

Course aim:
This popular one-day course aims to provide specific tree survey and inspection training for those with a limited or non-arboricultural background. This includes, but is not limited to, contractors, highway engineers, tree wardens, grounds maintenance staff and rangers. The course is specially designed to equip people with the skills and knowledge that will allow them to identify obvious defects from ground level and then report their findings to their line manager.
For anyone looking to take this first steps into arboricultural training this could be the perfect course for you.

This course entitles you to CEU's click link

Course Content:

Risk Assessment
Legal Framework
Tree Surveys
Tree Inspections
Tree Hazard Assessment
Determining the scope and limits of the survey
Highways Parks, gardens, woodland Hazardous trees Methodology – what to look for
Recording pro-formas
Survey / inspection exercise

Publications included in package:
Lantra Awards workbook for Basic Tree Survey and Inspection
Lantra Certificate of Attendance

This one-day ONLINE course is delivered in four sessions:
09:00 – 10:30
11:00 – 12:30
13:30 – 15:00
15:30 – 17:00

Module Pre-requisites:


Terms of Cancellation or Amendments to details

  • We reserve the right to cancel courses and refund applicants if there is insufficient demand.
  • A FULL charge will be applied to any booking cancelled less than 10 working days before the event.
  • A £30 administration charge may be applied to changes made to bookings that have been received and acknowledged.

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