Ignite Firewood Production and Supply is aimed at both existing and fledgling firewood businesses.
The course covers firewood as a renewable fuel, sources of timber for firewood, equipment to handle, produce and deliver firewood, units and conversion factors, markets and economics of the supply chain including calculating sales prices from wet and dry weight to loose and stacked volumes. A Lantra Awards certificate of attendance is issued on completion of the course.
Course costs £180.00 (inc VAT) per person and includes Lantra Awards certification fees, handbooks and catering on the day. A 10% discount is offered to members of Woodsure, the Wood Heat Association and the Confor Woodfuel Suppliers Group.
Location: J36 Auction Mart, Milnthorpe, Cumbria, LA7 7FP
For more information, or to book, please contact Erica Spencer at RDI Associates:
Tel: 0845 226 2890
Full course details on the website - www.ruraldevelopment.org.uk/events/categories/training-course/
Or complete the online booking form here.