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Introduction to Forestry AB003 QualificationNVQ Level 2 in Forestry Qualification Level Level : 2 What do these levels mean? Duration : 1 day / week for 20 weeks Times : 20 x Friday: 9.45 am - 4.45 pm Dates : 25.09.09 - 12.03.10 Run by : Arboriculture Department. Tutor : To be Confirmed Awarding Body City & Guilds Is it right for me? Designed for new entrants to the industry, this course will give you a broad introduction to forestry and can be run in conjunction with the Apprenticeship scheme. Initial training at College is followed by extra assessment in your workplace. You will be required to produce a portfolio of work and it is recommended that you discuss your requirements with the course tutor. What qualifications will I need? Minimum age 16 years. Tetanus protection is recommended. What will I be learning about? Health and safety Pests and diseases Tree planting Maintenance of planted areas Control of unwanted plant growth Control of pollution Cross'cutting timber Maintaining drainage systems What is involved? A mainly practical course combining some theory with the development of practical skills. What materials are required? Steel toe'capped boots and suitable outdoor clothing for practicals. Basic stationery and writing materials How will I be assessed? Building a final portfolio of evidence. How much will it cost? ?350 Money Matters

Introduction to Forestry AB003 QualificationNVQ Level 2 in Forestry Qualification Level Level : 2 What do these levels mean? Duration : 1 day / week for 20 weeks Times : 20 x Friday: 9.45 am - 4.45 pm Dates : 25.09.09 - 12.03.10 Run by : Arboriculture Department. Tutor : To be Confirmed Awarding Body City & Guilds Is it right for me? Designed for new entrants to the industry, this course will...

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