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Wood-chipper (Manually Fed) City & Guilds Level 2 Award

Level 2

Course code: M03P109
Type: Part Time
Duration: 1 day including assessment
Subject area: Forestry & arboriculture
Location: Walford
No fee information available

About the course

The qualification covers the preparation and operation of a manually fed wood-chipper covering health and safety, on site risk assessment and the maintenance of a wood-chipper. The training has an integrated assessment.

Popular modules

Pre-use checks and maintenance, identification of controls and instruments, and operating the machine to cut hedges to the capacity of the machine.

Key facts


  • Walford College


  • 09:00 – 16:30


  • On application


  • Tony Hughes

Supplied Equipment:

  • Necessary equipment

  • Paperwork and documentation for the course

Appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) must be worn at all times. All PPE used must comply with relevant AFAG guidance, industry good practice, Health and Safety Executive publications and current legal requirements in terms of specification and use.

Assessment methods

Integrated with course