This course will cover the measuring and grading of standing trees and laid hardwood logs. The uses of the subsequent grades will then be discussed.
Location: The Cafe, Stable Courtyard Lowther Castle CA10 2HH
Course Leader: Gavin Munro
Persons eligible to receive RDPE funded training are adults (18 years and over) or, if 16 and 17 years old, not in full time education, who are working in forestry management, including sole traders, partners, owners, deer stalkers, supervisors and staff. In the Forestry Sector trainees must be engaged in a business organisation or social enterprise which is dependent on woodland or utilises woodland or forestry products.
Apprentices are eligible to benefit from RDPE funded training that is additional to their apprenticeship training courses. Secondary processing, wholesaling and retailing of woodland and forestry products are ineligible.
Beneficiaries must self-declare that they meet the above criteria, and are therefore eligible to receive RDPE funded training, by signing the RDPE Skills Framework Trainee Enrolment and Declaration Form having ticked the appropriate box against this statement included on the form.
Please contact Sarah on 01539 822439 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to book a place.
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