About Us

Lantra_AwardsCity & Guilds Basic RGB WebSpecialists in the delivery of courses in Chainsaw, Forestry & Arboriculture, Trees & Timber, Vehicles, Machinery, Plant, Workshop, Rural Skills, and Health and Safety including First Aid, throughout Southwest England.

Lynher Training Ltd (Company Reg: 8543086) has been running courses on sites for clients throughout the Southwest region or by special arrangement in other locations for over 20 years. We are a UK Registered Training Provider (UKPRN Registration Number: 10019411), and are Lantra Awards & NPTC approved. Lynher Training are also registered with the Department of Work & Pensions “Procserve” scheme and can now deliver training for the MOD under the Standard or Enhanced Learning Credits scheme (registered number 4146).

We are able to deliver courses for assessments with the following awarding bodies:
• Lantra Awards
• National Proficiency Tests Council (City & Guilds NPTC)
• City & Guilds
• Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS) – also the Level 2 NVQ in Plant & Machinery Operations
• Qualsafe Awards
• International Powered Access Federation (IPAF)
• Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA)

Where assessments are not required we will issue a certificate of attendance. Most of our courses are suitable as `Accreditation of Prior Learning` for NVQ or QCF awards. Specialist training can also be arranged.

Lynher Training offers open courses for individuals who want to train in our local area, if you have a group then a discount may be available – please contact us for further details.

Our administrative team is based in the Tamar Valley near Tavistock. Contact us here

Lynher Training also work with local and national funding agencies to help adults, young people, the unemployed and people with low skill levels to get the skills they need for employment.
Skills Funding Agency

European Social Fund





Clients include:

TCV (was BTCV)
Plymouth City Council
CityBus Plymouth
Cornwall Farmers
The Eden Project
Babcock Marine
Cornwall County Council
City of London Corporation
Dawnus Construction Ltd
Debut SW
Department of Work & Pensions
Devon County Council
Devon and Cornwall Police
Heligan Gardens
HMS Raleigh
Fountains Forestry
The National Trust
NHS Trust
Princes Trust
RHS Rosemoor
The Royal British Legion
SEC Lighting Services
South West Water
South West Highways
South Devon Railways
St Mellion International
Thames Valley Foods
UPM Tilhill
Woodlands Leisure
And many local companies