Arborist Standard L2

Level 2

Course code: F21B591
Type: Apprenticeship
Duration: 24-27 months
Subject area: Forestry & arboriculture
Location: Holme Lacy

About the course

From the moment a tree seed is collected from the wild and sown in a tree nursery, right up to when the mature trees in a forest or woodland are felled, there are many inter-linked businesses involved in their establishment, management and harvesting. These all offer interesting work options. Career opportunities include running your own forestry, contracting or arboriculture/ tree surgery, contributing to efforts to tackle issues as varied as climate change and social exclusion, as well as conserving rare wildlife and producing sustainable timber.

What qualification will I gain?

  • A certificate of completion from the Institute for Apprenticeships.

  • Various short-course industry qualifications (such as chainsaw etc).

Why choose us

HLNSC have industry-qualified tutors with substantial experience in this subject area.

What you could do next

  • Apprentices can progress onto the Level 4 Arboriculturist, Level 6 (degree level) Professional Forester, Level 6 (degree level) Professional Arboriculturist courses.

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