- College: Sparsholt College
- Division: Southern Division
- Name: Marcus Varney
- Course: Level 2 Diploma in Forestry and Arboriculture
Pictured: Derick Stickler RFS Southern Division Chairman and Marcus Varney
What the lecturer said: Although Marcus has struggled with the written elements of the course, his commitment has not faltered. He has also made excellent progress in the practical sessions, especially tree felling in which he has obtained certificates of competence for the felling of small, medium and windblown trees.
Sparsholt College is pleased to nominate Marcus Varney for the RFS Silky Fox Handsaw Awards, as he has demonstrated the right work ethos and attributes to be worthy of such an award. Marcus is a valued member of the course and a great ambassador for the Level 2 Diploma in Forestry.