There are a wide range of courses in Arboriculture and Forestry, providing qualifications in operating and maintaining machinery, working at height with trees and many other practical skills.
Please visit each website for further information on course requirements and how to apply.
(Details correct at time of publishing – June 2021)
Arboriculture Level 2 Apprenticeship
Arboriculture Level 2
Arboriculture Level 3.
Forestry and Arboriculture Technical Diploma Level 2.
Introduction to Arboriculture Level 1 Diploma
Introduction to Arboriculture Level 1 Award
Arboriculture and Forestry Intermediate Diploma Level 2
Arboriculture and Forestry Advanced Diploma Level 3
Arboriculture and Forestry Extended Diploma Level 3
The college also offers many short courses in chainsaw maintenance, tree felling, aerial rigging and basic tree inspecting etc.
Level 2 Forestry and Arboriculture Certificate
Level 3 Forestry and Arboriculture Diploma
Diploma in Arboriculture and Forestry Skills Level 2.
Extended Diploma in Forestry and Arboriculture Level 3.
Forestry and Arboriculture Level 2.
Arboriculture (Tree Management) Level 3 Extended
Arboriculture (Tree Management) Level 4 Award
Environmental Studies Conservation and Arboriculture Level 2
Forestry and Arboriculture Level 2 Diploma
Forestry and Arboriculture Extended Diploma Level 3
City & Guilds Level 2 Technical Certificate in Arboriculture
City & Guilds Level 1 Diploma in Land Based Studies (Environmental Conservation)
Level 2 Arborist Standard
City & Guilds Level 3 Advanced Technical Extended Diploma in Arboriculture
Level 1 Countryside and Woodland Skills
Level 1 Routes to Land Management and Forestry
Level 2 Technical Certificate in Forestry and Arboriculture
Level 3 Advanced Technical Extended Diploma
Plus many part time courses.
Foundation Level 1 Land Based Diploma
Level 2 Diploma in Land and Environment
Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Forestry and Arboriculture
Technical Baccalaureate in Forestry and Arboriculture
Various courses available such as Chainsaw Maintenance, Felling and Processing Trees, Aerial Cutting of Trees, Aerial Tree Rigging and Tree Inspections.
Arboriculture Level 3
Arboriculture and Forestry Level 2 Technical Certificate
Forestry Level 3
Land-based Operations Level 1 Rural Skills (Woodland)
Part time courses in chainsaw maintenance, tree felling and processing and operating wood chippers etc.
Arboriculture (Forestry and Tree Care) Level 2 Technical Certificate
Arboriculture (Forestry and Tree Care) Level 3 Technical Diploma
Arboriculture Level 2 Certificate
Courses in practical countryside skills, felling and processing trees and chainsaw maintenance also available.
Arborist Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship
Aerial Cutting of Trees with a Chainsaw.
Advanced Certificate in Forestry (Forest Mechanisation)
Certificate in Forestry – SCQF Level 5
Trees and Timber Modern Apprenticeship – SCQF Level 5
General Woodland and Forestry Tree-work Modern Apprenticeship – SCQF Level 6
Advanced Certificate in Forestry – SCQF Level 6
Forestry HNC SCQF Level 7
Arboriculture and Urban Forestry HNC SCQF Level 7
Forestry HND SCQF Level 8
Arboriculture and Urban Forestry HND SCQF Level 8
Forestry PDA – SCQF Level 7/8
Forest Management BSc Hons (SCQF level 9 to 10)
Short courses include basic chainsaw use, chainsaw maintenance and crosscut, advanced chainsaw use and basic chainsaw and felling.
Level 2 Technical Certificate in Countryside, Forestry and Wildlife
Level 3 Tilhill Advanced Technical Extended Diploma in Forestry and Arboriculture
Level 3 Advanced Extended Technical Diploma in Countryside Management
Level 2 Diploma in Land-based Industries (including Farm & Woodland Skills and Livestock & Machinery)
Countryside Management (Including Forestry) Level 3
Countryside and Environment Management (Including Forestry) Level 2
Short courses available in chainsaw, wood chipper, dry stone walling and fencing.