Key Details

  • Available at:
  • Course type:
    Short Course
  • Study Mode:
  • Level:
  • Programme Area:
    Land-based Engineering
  • Course Length:

    1 day

  • Bilingual:

    This programme is available bilingually at the following campus(es):

    • Glynllifon

Course Description

This course will give you an insight into the basic Wood chipper maintenance and operations.

It will include preparation, operator maintenance and pre work checks; safe and competent operation; adjust chip size; deal with any blockages.

There is a big emphasis on Health and Safety.

Fee: £190

Entry Criteria

  • No formal entry requirements

All places are subject to satisfactory interview.


  • Practical sessions


  • This is an Integrated training and Assessment course.


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

  • Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross-cutting
  • Brushcutter/Trimmer

Would you like to apply for this course?

Please call Busnes@LlandrilloMenai today on 08445 460 460 or email