BHMAT Woodland Pioneers - Introduction to Coppicing week

Monday 14 September 2015, 8.30am, until Friday 18 September, 5.00pm

5 days of inspiring traditional woodland craft training taught by experienced professional craft tutors held in a beautiful Cumbrian woodland

The Woodland Pioneers course is open to anyone interested in learning about coppicing. For those wishing to apply for the BHMAT apprenticeship training it is essential that you attend the full course.
A ‘certificate of attainment’ will be available on request for those who have completed a Woodland Pioneers week (cost £25).

Woodland Pioneers programme:
For those new to Woodland Pioneers, from Monday to Thursday there will be four one-day introductory woodcraft workshops. You will be assigned a group and stay with them as you undertake a new skill each day. The evenings are normally busy with talks, presentations, quizzes and a barbeque night. Music usually features at some point so bring your instruments!

Please see the document at the bottom of this page for further information

Venue: Staveley in Cartmel, Newby Bridge, Cumbria
Courtesy of Sir John Fisher Foundation

Cost: £195-£270

Booking Information
To book on Woodland Pioneers, complete the booking form within the document at the bottom of this page and send with a cheque or postal order for £195-£270 (please pay as much as you can afford) made payable to 'Bill Hogarth MBE Memorial Apprenticeship Trust' to:
BHMAT, Crag View, Dixon’s Field, Carnforth, LA5 9JN. Tel: 01524 720292/07884332391
Alternatively, if you would like to book online and pay via PayPal, please go to our website:

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