Unfortunately, due to new rules and increased charges being made by the banks and building societies, from 1st August 2014, Lynher Training Ltd will have to implement a fee for card or cheque payments. These charges will be as follows: Cheques – £2 per cheque Credit Cards – 5% of the total Company Debit or Charge Cards – 5% of the total Personal Debit Cards – £0.50 per transaction Non-UK payments – minimum £10 charge Read more…

Christmas 2013

The office will be open up to the 20th December and will then close until the 6th January 2014. Urgent emails will be dealt with remotely during this period. We would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a very merry Christmas and a happy new year.

Lynher training are now accredited under the Enhanced Learning Credits Scheme for service personnel

With immediate effect we can now offer the “Diploma in Work-based Trees and Timber” (NPTC Level 3) to anyone eligible for the ELCAS grant. Our scheme registration number is 4146 Learn more Click here for further details about the “Diploma in Work-based Trees and Timber” course. Click here for further details about funding and allowances for service personnel. Click here for latest advert

Chainsaw Qualifications News

Lantra Awards and City and Guilds NPTC (previously known as Lantra and NPTC) have decided to end their current working arrangements of the past few years and go in direct competition with each other. Both organisations are launching a range of new and updated chainsaw courses. NPTC will offer an ‘Integrated Assessment (IA)’ on some of their courses competing against the old Lantra ‘ITA’ courses and Lantra are offering a range of modern alternatives to Read more…

Hi everybody & welcome back!

Apologies to everyone for the delay in getting the new website live but we’re back now. There are quite a few changes this time and we’ve been struggling to get all the new information ready for you. If you can’t find what you need please email or phone us. The following is a summary of the main changes: Lantra & NPTC Lantra have now become Lantra Awards again and are going “head to head” with Read more…

Chainsaw Certification

This has been the most radical shakeup that we have seen in over 20 years of offering chainsaw training. Whilst we were thinking that a bit of competition may be healthy, it has just become downright confusing with over 80 different options between the two awarding bodies. The old CS units (CS30, 31 etc.) finished on the 31st May 2013 to be replaced by a new suite of numbers (201,202,203 etc.). However, • NPTC will Read more…

Husqvarna Discount

If you train with us you can get a 25% discount off Husqvarna chainsaws and some accessories through D.S.Bennett Ltd. in Tavistock. Although they do sell other makes of saw, the discount only applies to Husqvarna at the moment. Although if you ask Doug nicely, I’m sure he’ll give you a good deal!