11 Basic Tree Survey and Inspection | Foreststar Training
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This one-day course 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 finding to a line manager.

Summary / introduction:
This one-day course 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 finding to a line manager.

Suitable for any persons employed as local authority highway inspectors, forestry, woodland or arboricultural employees, estate or park rangers, farmers and other landowners or their employees who may have a responsibility for trees in the course of their work. Additionally, this course may be useful for those who work with trees in a voluntary capacity.

Entry Requirements:

  • We require a completed enrolment form
  • Copy of suitable ID
  • Payment of the course fee

Course content:

  • Introduction and PPE
  • Risk Assessment and Legal Framework
  • Tree Surveys, Inspections and Hazard Assessment
  • Determining the scope and limits of the survey
  • Highways
  • Parks, gardens, woodland
  • Methodology – what to look for
  • Recording pro-formas
  • Survey / inspection exercise

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