Is this course right for me?

This course is suitable for those wishing to work or currently working in the land-based industries, or those using strimmers for business, domestic or leisure activities.

This is a practical course dealing with the basic maintenance and effective operation methods and techniques with an emphasis on Health and Safety.

Course fee:


Entry requirements:

  • There are no entry requirements for this course.


  • This course is delivered through practical sessions.


  • This is an integrated training and assessment course.


Candidates can access further Forestry courses via the College, such as:

  • Wood Chipper
  • Pedestrian and Ride-on Mower
  • Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross Cutting