Basic Tree Survey and Inspection (Short Course) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

Basic Tree Survey and Inspection (Short Course) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

Subject Area: Arboriculture (Forestry and Tree Care) Suffolk Rural (Otley)


Course Information

  • Start Date: Jun, 2020
  • Attendance: Specialist Training
  • Duration: 1 Day
  • Course Code:
  • Entry Requirements

    No requirements needed.

    Course Overview

    This course takes place at our Suffolk Rural campus in Otley.

    This course will enable you to identify hazardous trees, determine the level of risk, and decide on an appropriate course of action.

    This Lantra-accredited course is suitable for a wide range of people, whether you are employed as a local authority highway inspector or work in the forestry, woodland, or arboricultural field.

    You will need to bring: Please bring an inspection kit if you have one. You may wish to bring writing materials to take your own course notes on the day. Please wear comfortable clothing, and bring along sturdy footwear for rough, wet ground, and a Hi-Vis vest.

    To apply, click 'Apply' where you will be taken to the Eventbrite page.


    Course packs issued by LANTRA will be worked through throughout the course. Upon successful completion of the assessment candidates will be awarded a certificate issued directly from LANTRA.

    If you have not already done so, please inform us of any disabilities you have that may require you to have access arrangements put in place for you to take your assessment.

    Course Highlights

    By the end of the course, you'll be able to:

    • State the legal and safety implications of hazardous trees
    • Maintain your own health and safety while carrying out a basic tree survey and inspection
    • Recognise hazardous trees
    • Determine level of risk
    • Decide on an appropriate course of action
    • Collect and maintain adequate information

    Next Steps

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