This is a one year course run at Brinsbury, the countryside campus of Chichester College. The forestry & arboriculture course consists of practical units such as climbing, tree surgery, felling and chainsaw maintenance and use and theory units in silviculture, business and work experience. The course uses the estate at Brinsbury and other sites locally for training. You need to be fit but will enjoy the teamwork and practical tasks.The course will be run over two full days per week.
Progression onto the Level 3 Diploma course in Forestry and Arboriculture or employment in the arboriculture industry (either locally, nationally or abroad!). There is high uptake into employment including starting your own business from this course.