10th July Announcement – OPENING IN THE COMING WEEKS
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Free practical forestry training courses made available.
A range of forestry courses have been funded by the government to teach skills like chainsaw maintenance, coppicing, woodland management, and marketing and selling timber to those already working in the forestry or those wishing to start their career in the industry.

Lynher Training have been approved to provide training for the scheme.

Contact us to discuss and reserve your place on a course. Apply and find further details about the funding here:
https://www.forestryandarbtrainingfund.co.uk

Lynher Training (Oakleigh House, Hoopers Lane, Gunnislake. PL18 9NN)
(We are NOT VAT registered = NO VAT to pay)
If the dates below don’t suit then do get in touch as soon as your grant has been approved.


(Candidates should have their own equipment/machinery and PPE)
(For training on large machinery such as MEWP or Forestry machinery; the candidate should have access to the machinery and a suitable site for training)

We can offer the following scheduled courses:
(Please contact us to book your place before applying):
Do get in touch for further dates and details – 01822 832232 – admin@lynher.com

CourseDateCost
CHAINSAW
Lantra Technical Awards – Chainsaw
Lantra Chainsaw Maintenance and Crosscutting (2 day)23rd-14th July £395
Lantra Chainsaw Maintenance and Crosscutting (2 day)12th-13th August£395
Lantra Chainsaw Maintenance and Crosscutting (2 day)23rd-24th September£395
Lantra Maintenance, Crosscutting and Felling to 200mm (4 day)20th-23rd August£625
Lantra Felling over 380mm (2 days) (prerequisite felling up to 380mm)16th-17th Sept£395
NPTC Certificate of Competence – Chainsaw
NPTC Chainsaw Maintenance and Crosscutting (2 day + assessment)
contact us to book£525
NPTC Chainsaw Felling up to 380mm (3 days + Assessment)Jul 31st – 2nd Aug + ass 6th Aug£625
NPTC Chainsaw Maintenance, Crosscutting and Felling to 380mm (5 day + assessment)29th July-2nd Aug + ass 7th or 8th£1040
NPTC Chainsaw Maintenance, Crosscutting and Felling to 380mm (5 day + assessment)12th-16thAug + ass 19th or 20th£1040
NPTC Chainsaw Maintenance, Crosscutting and Felling to 380mm (5 day + assessment)2nd-6th Sept + ass 9th or 10th£1040
NPTC Chainsaw Maintenance, Crosscutting and Felling to 380mm (5 day + assessment)7th-11th Oct + ass 15th or 16th£1040
NPTC Individual Windblown Trees (1 day plus assessment)8th Nov + ass 11th£495
NPTC Felling and Processing Medium Trees over 380mm and up to 760mm (3 days plus assessment)4th-6th Sept + ass 9th or 10th£770
NPTC Felling and Processing Medium Trees over 380mm and up to 760mm (3 days plus assessment)5th-7th Feb 2025 + ass 11th or 12th£770
NPTC Interwoven Stems and Part Blown Trees (2 days plus assessment)19th-20th Sept + ass 28th or 30th£670
NPTC Interwoven Stems and Part Blown Trees (2 days plus assessment)13th-14th Feb 2025 + ass 17th or 18th Feb£670
NPTC Assisted Felling (1 day plus assessment)7th Nov + ass 12th Nov£495
AERIAL
NPTC Tree Climbing and Aerial Rescue (5 days plus assessment) 15th-19th July + ass Sat 20th July£800
NPTC Tree Climbing and Aerial Rescue (5 days plus assessment)9th-13th September + ass 17th September£800
NPTC Tree Climbing and Aerial Rescue (5 days plus assessment)21st—25thOct + ass 28th Oct£800
NPTC Using a chainsaw from a Rope and Harness (2 days plus assessment)29th-30th August + ass 2nd Sept£550
NPTC Using a chainsaw from a Rope and Harness (2 days plus assessment)1st -2nd Oct + ass 3rd Oct£550
NPTC Chainsaw from a MEWP (2 days plus assessment) (own machine + site required)
(prerequisite = Chainsaw felling to 380mm and regulated MEWP qualification)
Contact us to bookContact us
CHAINSAW REFRESHER
Chainsaw Maintenance and Crosscutting (2 day)16th-17th Sept£395
Felling up to 380mm Refresher (2 days)5th-6th Sept£395
Felling over 380mm Refresher (2 days)5th-6th Sept£395
LANDBASED MACHINERY
(if you require NPTC then get in touch with us)
(own machinery and ppe required)
Lantra Brushcutter/Trimmer9th July£220
Lantra Brushcutter/Trimmer30th July£220
Lantra Brushcutter/Trimmer27th August£220
Lantra Hedgetrimmer2nd Sept£220
Lantra Powered Pole Pruner29th July£250
Lantra Powered Pole Pruner3rd Sept£250
Lantra StumpgrinderContact to book£220
Lantra Woodchipper (machine provided)10th July£220
Lantra Woodchipper (machine provided)28th Aug£220
Lantra Ride on MowerContact to book£255
Lantra Pedestrian MowerContact to book£255
Lantra General Winching Theory and PracticeContact to book£325
Lantra All Terrain Vehicle (ATV) Contact usContact us
LARGE LANDBASED MACHINERY
(own site and machine required)
Forestry Machine Operations – per machine/unit
(own machine + site required)
(price and dates dependent on experience)
Contact to bookContact us to book
NPTC MEWP (1 day)Contact usContact us
FORESTRY AND ARBORICULTURE KNOWLEDGE
Lantra Basic Tree Inspection (1 day)19th Sept £275
Lantra Basic Tree Inspection (1 day)29th Oct £275
Intermediate Tree Survey – (2 days) 
(C&G Level 3 F&A Unit 314 – Tree Survey and Inspection)
29th-30th Oct£495
Intermediate Tree Survey – (2 days) 
(C&G Level 3 F&A Unit 314 – Tree Survey and Inspection)
11th-12th March 2025£495
Lantra Professional Tree Inspection (3 days)Sept 30th 2024£695
Lantra Professional Tree Inspection (3 days)Sept 30th 2024£695
Successful Tree Establishment OR Tree Planting (Operatives) – Tree ID, planting and aftercare (3 days) (C&G Level 3 F&A Unit 305 & 306)14-16th Oct 2024£795
Successful Tree Establishment OR Tree Planting (Operatives) – Tree ID, planting and aftercare (3 days) (C&G Level 3 F&A Unit 305 & 306)24th-26th Feb 2025£795
Plant and Establish Woodlands – Tree ID, planting and aftercare (3 days) (C&G Level 3 F&A Unit 305 & 306) + Woodland Management (2 days) (C&G Level 3 F&A Unit 309)
 
14-16th Oct 2024 +
31st Oct – 1st Nov 2024
£1350
Plant and Establish Woodlands – Tree ID, planting and aftercare (3 days) (C&G Level 3 F&A Unit 305 & 306) + Woodland Management (2 days) (C&G Level 3 F&A Unit 309)
 
24th-26thFeb 2025 + 13th-14thMarch 2025£1350
HEALTH & SAFETY
Qualsafe Emergency First aid at Work including + F module (1 day)Jul 31st£145
Qualsafe +F module only (1 day) (prerequisite = valid and regulated Emergency First Aid at Work Qualification)Jul 31st£95
Qualsafe Emergency First aid at Work including + F module (1 day)12th Sept£145
Qualsafe +F module only (1 day) (prerequisite = valid and regulated Emergency First Aid at Work Qualification)12th Sept£95
PESTICIDES (Contact us if you have specific unit requirements not listed)
Lantra Level 2 Safe Use of Pesticides (equivalent to PA1) (1 day)6th Aug£280
Lantra Level 2 Safe Use of Pesticides (equivalent to PA1) (1 day)28th Aug£280
NPTC Safe Application of Pesticides using a handheld sprayer on land (1 day + PA6a assessment) (prerequisite PA1/Safe use of pesticides qualification)Aug 7th + ass 15th or 16th Aug£300
NPTC Safe Application of Pesticides using a handheld sprayer on land (1 day + PA6a assessment) (prerequisite PA1/Safe use of pesticides qualification)Aug 29th + ass 5th Sept £300
NPTC Safe Application of Pesticides using a handheld sprayer on land and near water (1 day + PA6a + PA6aw assessment) (prerequisite PA1/Safe use of pesticides qualification)7th Aug£360
NPTC Safe Application of Pesticides using a handheld sprayer on land and injection (1 day + PA6a + PA6inj assessment) (prerequisite PA1/Safe use of pesticides qualification)Contact us to book£525
FENCING
Lantra Fencing and Gate Installation – 
Post and Strained Wire (1 day)
7th Oct£325
Lantra Fencing and Gate Installation – Post and Rail (1 day)8th Oct£325

All information, pricing and dates may be subject to change at any time. 

Contact us to discuss and reserve your place on a course. Apply and find further details about the funding here:
https://www.forestryandarbtrainingfund.co.uk