11 Courses | Foreststar Training
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As a Lantra approved training provider we run a number of courses across the land based industry, ranging from ITA’S (integrated training and assessment) for occasional users; for example for domestic use, those involved in seasonal activities on farms estates & horticulture. Refreshers, refreshers are for those with recognised certification who wish to refresh their skills (for example chainsaw operations HSE recommend a refresher every 3 years for occasional users and every 5 years for professional users) some companies will require you to have refreshers. For those who require higher level assessments, we offer both Lantra and NPTC qualifications.

Listed below are the course subjects Foreststar Training offer, for detailed information on the course you require please visit the lantra website www.lantra.co.uk or click here to contact us and discuss your requirements.

Course Name Program
Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross Cutting Level 2 Chainsaw Ground Units
Felling and Processing Small Trees under 380mm Level 2 Chainsaw Ground Units
Felling and Processing Small Trees over 380mm Level 2 Chainsaw Ground Units
Powered Pole Pruner Chainsaw Ground Units
Severing Uprooted or Windblown Trees Using a Chainsaw (Unit 302) Chainsaw Ground Units
Climb Trees and Perform Aerial Rescue Aerial Units
Aerial Tree Cutting of Trees Using Free Fall Techniques Aerial Units
Carry Out Pruning Operations Aerial Units
Aerial Tree Rigging Aerial Units
Chainsaw from a MEWP Aerial Units
Brush Cutter / Trimmer Arboricultural units
Woodchippers Arboricultural units
Stump Grinders Arboricultural units
Basic Tree Survey and Inspection Course (1 Day) Arboricultural units
Professional Tree Inspection (3 days) Arboricultural units
(LOLER) Thorough Examination of Arboricultural Equipment Arboricultural units
Basic Tree Survey and Inspection Arboricultural units
Brushwood Chipper Arboricultural units
Emergency First Aid at Work Health & Safety
Emergency First Aid at Work – Driver CPC Health & Safety
First Aid at Work (3 Days) Health & Safety
Winching Health & Safety
Working at Heights Awareness and Risk Assessment (including Ladders) Health & Safety
Abrasive Wheels Health & Safety
Manual Handling (Safe Lifting Techniques with Problem Solving) Health & Safety
Manual Handling – Driver CPC Health & Safety
Health, Safety & Environmental Awareness Health & Safety
B+E Car and Trailer Training 4x4 & Plant Machinery
Sit-In ATVs 4x4 & Plant Machinery
Sit-Astride ATVs 4x4 & Plant Machinery
Rough Terrain Telescopic Lift Truck 4x4 & Plant Machinery
Mobile Elevated Work Platform (MEWP) 4x4 & Plant Machinery
Mini Digger 4x4 & Plant Machinery
Dump Truck (articulated chassis up to 15 tonnes) 4x4 & Plant Machinery
Forward and Side Tipping Dumpers (Wheeled) 4x4 & Plant Machinery
Forward and Side Tipping Dumpers (Tracked) 4x4 & Plant Machinery
Pedestrian Mowers Training – Cylinder Tractors & Mowers
Pedestrian Mowers – Rotary and Flail Tractors & Mowers
Ride-on Mowers – Rotary and Flail Tractors & Mowers
Ride-on Mowers Training – Cylinder Tractors & Mowers
Tractor Driving Tractors & Mowers
Arm Mounted Flail Tractors & Mowers
Safe Use of Pesticides (PA1) Pesticide Training
Field Crop Sprayer (PA2A) Pesticide Training
Granule Applicators (PA4 (S or G)) Pesticide Training
Knapsack Sprayers (PA6A) Pesticide Training
The Safe Use of Aluminium Phosphide for Vertebrate Pest Control (PA-AP) Pesticide Training