Basic Tree Survey & Inspection

COURSE AIM

This one-day course aims to provide specific tree survey and inspection training at a basic level for contractors, highway engineers, tree wardens, grounds maintenance staff, rangers and other persons of a non-arboricultural background or with limited arboricultural knowledge, to allow them to identify obvious defects from ground level and then to report their finding to a line manager.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

To enable candidates to:

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

ARE THERE ANY PRE-REQUISITES?

You must be at least 16 years of age to undertake this raining, there are no other pre-requisites.

HOW LONG IS THIS COURSE?

1 day.

WHERE IS THIS COURSE HELD?

Many of our courses are based at our workshops at Arborfield, near Reading; but this course can be delivered across the UK, at your own site, if needed. Please contact us for more details.