Lantra Awards - Basic Tree Survey & Inspection

This is a one-day course which aims to provide specific tree survey and inspection training at a basic level for contractors, highway engineers, tree wardens, grounds maintenance staff, rangers and other persons of a non-arboricultural background or with limited arboricultural knowledge, to allow them to identify obvious defects from ground level and then to report their findings to a line manager.

Course content

  • Personal Protection Equipment (PPE)
  • Highways
  • Risk assessment
  • Parks, gardens, woodland
  • Legal framework
  • Hazardous trees
  • Tree surveys
  • Methodology ~ what to look for
  • Tree inspections
  • Recording pro-formas
  • Tree hazard assessment
  • Survey/inspection exercise
  • Determining the scope and limits of the survey

Cost

To be determined by the number of delegates