Prices stated are per person, per course. Discounts are available for groups and will depend on group size and location – please contact us to discuss options available. Equipment hire or other expenses may be applicable in certain situations – please confirm when enquiring.

Prices correct at time of printing – these must be confirmed prior to booking. Lynher Training reserves the right to change prices without notice to reflect changes in supplier costs or funding. Full terms & conditions are available on our website or upon request. No liability is accepted for information wrongly interpreted from this list.

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Price List (Valid from Jan 2021)

Chainsaw Price List (Valid form Jan 2021

Chainsaw Equipment Hire Charges

Health & Safety CoursesDaysPrice
First Aid at Work-Emergency – Qualsafe certificate1£80
First Aid at Work-Emergency + F for Forestry – Qualsafe certificate1£125
ROLO (LISS Card) Health, Safety and Environmental Awareness – BALI Certificate1£135
Animal Transport Level 2 Award (Livestock & Horses, Poultry) Assessment only – NPTC Certificate – 1 category (additional categories can be added at additional charge)N/A£165

Workshop Courses: Lynher Certificates of Attendance unless otherwise statedDaysPrice
Abrasive wheels – Hand-Held / Bench grinders – Group booking1£POA
Workshop Safety/Safe Use of Equipment – Group booking1£POA

Rural Skills Courses: Lynher Certificate of AttendanceDaysPrice
Stonewalling – Basic Skills – Lynher certificate – group booking1£450
Hedgelaying – Practical Training (seasonal from Oct – Mar) – Lynher certificate – group booking1£450

Vehicle and Machinery CoursesDaysPrice
MEWP – Mobile Elevating Work Platform – IPAF certificate (1 category)1£315
MEWP – Mobile Elevating Work Platform – IPAF certificate (2 categories)1£355
MEWP – Mobile Elevating Work Platform – IPAF certificate (3 categories)1£450
Safe use of MEWP – NPTC – Group booking1£POA
Mowers – Ride–on OR Pedestrian Operated – Lantra 1£240
Mowers – Ride–on & Pedestrian Operated – Lantra1£295
Tractor Driving – Basic – Lantra Certificate2£550
Tractor Driving – Loader – Lantra Certificate1£250
Tractor Driving – Slopes – Lantra Certificate1£POA
Tractor Driving – refresher / renewal Lantra Certificate1£325
ATV – All Terrain Vehicles / Quads – Lantra Certificate1£265
Forklift Trucks – Counterbalanced, Reach or Telescopic – Lantra Certificate1£POA
Winching – Hand Operated or Vehicle Mounted – Own site/Full course only1£520
FMOC – Base, Forwarder, Skidder, per NPTC assessment1£195

Forestry, Arboriculture & Agricultural CoursesDaysPrice
Strimmer / Brushcutter (experienced operator) – Lantra Certificate1£175
Strimmer / Brushcutter – NPTC Certificate1£225
Woodchippers – Lantra Certificate1£175
Safe use of Woodchippers – NPTC Certificate1£225
Hedgetrimmer – Lantra Certificate1£175
Safe use of Hedgetrimmer – NPTC Certificate1£225
Leaf Blowers – Lantra Certificatehalf£145
Leaf Blower & Hedgetrimmer – Lantra Certificates1£270
Professional Tree Inspection – Lantra (assessed course)3£625
Tree Inspection – City and Guilds Unit certificate3£495
Basic Tree Survey & Inspection – Lantra Certificate of Attendance1£240
Tree Science – City and Guilds Unit certificate2£395
Tree Pests and Diseases – City and Guilds Unit certificate2£395
Tree Identification and Tree Planting – City and Guilds Unit certificate2£395
Tree Planting and Aftercare – City and Guilds Unit certificate2£395
Woodland Management – an Introduction – City and Guilds unit certification2£385
Bat Awareness for Tree Workers – Lynher Training Certificate of Attendance1£125

Pesticides ApplicationDaysPriceNPTCTotal
PA1 Foundation Module – NPTC (to be completed before any equipment training)1£140£100£240
PA6a OR PA6aw Knapsack Sprayer – NPTC1£140£130£270
Refresher only / unit – no re-assessment required – Lynher Training Certificate of Attendance1£140n/a£140
PA2 Tractor Mounted Sprayer – NPTC1£250£175£425

Plant and Machinery: Lantra or NPORS assessed courses
Excavators, Dumpers, Telehandlers, Slinger etc (Duration depends on experience – please contact us to discuss) (Call us to discuss other machinery)
Per day
Our Site
1 day including site & machinery hire (experienced operators only)
£650
Additional days including site & machinery£600
Own Site – training for Vehicles, Pant & Machinery
+£50 per assessment and instructor mileage to your site
£520
SQA Level 2 Award in Plant Operations (NVQ)
Certificate or Diploma (mandatory units and 1 machine category)£790
+ Additional Machine Categories£250
Further machines – booked after NVQ has been undertaken£550

Chainsaw – Lantra Awards Certificates of Competence with photo ID card*DaysPrice
Basic Operator – Maintenance, Cross Cutting & Felling to 200mm / 8”4£525
Maintenance & Cross Cutting Only2£310
Felling to 200mm / 8” (you must already have maintenance & cross cutting)2£310

Courses with separate NPTC assessmentsDaysPriceNPTCTotal
Basic Ground Units (Old units shown in brackets)
201,202 – (CS30) Basic Maintenance and Cross Cutting only2£295£135£430
203 – (CS31) Felling to 380mm / 15”3£395£135£530
201,202,203 – (CS30 & 31) Basic Maintenance, Cross Cutting & Felling to 380mm / 15” diameter at felling height5£595£260£855
CS30 & 31 Basic Maintenance, Cross Cutting & Felling to 380mm (refresher only – no need to re-take assessments)3£395N/A£395
CS30 & 31 Basic Maintenance, Cross Cutting & Felling to 380mm (One-to-one customised refresher only – no need to re-take assessments)1£420N/A£420
Advanced Ground Units (Old units shown in brackets)
301 – (CS32) Felling Trees over 380mm / 15” (Integrated Assessment (IA))3£495N/A£495
(CS31/32) refresher for experienced operators2£POAN/A£POA
302 – (CS34 & 35) Sever Uprooted Trees2£375£200£575
304 – Preparing & Agreeing Emergency Tree Work Operations2£395Inc£395
305 (CS50) – Emergency Tree Work Operations2£375£150£525
205 – (CS48) Powered Pole Pruners (Training & Integrated Assessment)1£225N/A£225
“Off-Ground” Chainsaw (Old units shown in brackets)
206,306 – (CS38) Tree Climbing & Aerial Rescue only5£575£135£710
308 – (CS39) Aerial Cutting using Free-fall Techniques2£325£135£460
307 – (CS40) Advanced Chainsaw – Aerial Tree Pruning (IA)2£425N/A£425
307 & 309 (CS40/41) Advanced Chainsaw combined5£695£250£945
309 (CS41) Aerial Tree Rigging3£525£250£775
311 (CS47) Operating a Chainsaw from a MEWP2£380£185£565
Utility Arboriculture
UA1 – Basic Electrical Knowledge2£295£145£440
UA 2.1 – Utility Arboriculture – Tree ID, Growth Characteristics & Associated Hazards1£175£135£310
UA 2.1 & 2.2 – as above plus Work procedures, including assisted felling2£325£260£585
UA 2.2 + 2.3 – Utility Arboriculture includes assisted felling and climbing operations (pre-requisite CS40/307)2£325£260£585
UA2.1, 2.2 & 2.3 – as above2£325£395£720
UA 5 – Utility Arboriculture Risk Assessor/Surveyor – Practices 5.1, Principles 5.23£470£195£665
UA1 – Refresher / Recertification (required after 3 years)1£150£195£345
UA2.1 – Refresher / Recertification (required after 3 years)1£150£195£345
UA2.2 – Refresher / Recertification (required after 3 years)1£150£195£345
UA 2.3 – Utility Arboriculture re-certification (required after 3 years)1£150£195£345
Forest Machine Operation (FMOC)
All NPTC FMOC Units Available – per machine assessment) – own machines1£POA£195£195
Pre-assessment training – per day – own machines1£520N/A£520

Equipment hire or other expenses may be applicable – please confirm requirements before booking.
*Requests for cards, including replacements, placed after the paperwork has been sent to Lantra Awards or NPTC/C&G incurs a charge. To avoid this extra charge please bring a hard copy passport style photo to the course or e-mail a .jpeg version (Passport style Phone Selfies are acceptable)

The pricelist above shows the course price and the NPTC assessment fees separately.
Some NPTC assessments (IA for Integrated Assessment) can be done during the course – these are shown as inclusive (included) – otherwise assessments are on a separate day.

You can book you NPTC assessments with Lynher Training or at any assessment centre nationally.

Prices given are per person. Discounts are available for groups and will depend on group size and location – please contact us to discuss options available. Discounts & special offers cannot be applied to NPTC assessment fees.

NPTC test papers can be downloaded free from: http://www.nptc.org.uk/qualificationschemes.aspx?id=3

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