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Forestry Certificate

Inverness College UHI

Venues

Scottish School of Forestry

Content

This course is designed to provide the underpinning knowledge and practical skills needed to be a skilled craftsperson in forestry.

Subjects include chainsaw training, tractor driving, forest machine driving, fencing, tree planting, tree identification, tree felling, saw bench, clearing, weeding, and draining. This course may include certification in the industry standard qualification for chainsaw work.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4. Interview.

Progression Routes

NPA Woodlands Operations

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Forestry

SCQF Level

5

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals