Safe Use of Manually Fed Wood-chipper

Cuty & Guilds NPTC Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Manually Fed Wood-chipper


Wood chipper course

This one day wood chipper course is theory based with a small practical element, aiming to provide delegates with the basic knowledge to understand the principles of best practice in operating a wood chipper. It also covers maintenance aspects.


Key facts

  • Start date: Please contact for further information
  • Duration: This is a one day course and runs between the hours of 09:00- 16:30.
  • Location: Workplace or at our Brooksby campus
  • Fees: £225.00 per head (VAT exempt) all inclusive i.e. training, assessment, registration and certification.

Your future

Upon completion you will be issued with a City & Guilds NPTC Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Wood-chippers.  You may wish to consider additional forestry and arboriculture qualifications offered by the College such as City & Guilds NPTC Level 2 Award in Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross Cutting – CS30.

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

What will you gain?

  • Be able to safely operate a wood chipper
  • Be able to perform maintenance
  • Qualified in professional use of a wood chipper
  • A life time City & Guilds qualification

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