Tree Climbing and Rescue City & Guilds Award Level 2

Ask a Question Course Brochure How to Apply 
LOCATION & START DATE
Bicton College - 12 December 2022
Bicton College - 6 March 2023
Bicton College - 12 June 2023
LEVEL
Level 2 Levels Explained
DURATION
5 Days
LEARNING AREA
Horticulture, Floristry & Arboriculture Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

Tree Climbing and Rescue City & Guilds Award Level 2

This training course is intended for those involved in tree climbing operations and leads to the NPTC Certificate of Competence to Climb Trees and Perform Aerial rescue. It does not involve use of a chainsaw, but covers the minimum requirement for a ground person working with a climber in arboriculture.

As aerial rescue is obligatory, those attending should have a ‘head for heights’.

Training takes place over the first 5 days.

On this course you will identify functions and fitting of specialist equipment, use and tying of specialist knots, pre-climbing equipment checks; identification of hazards such as overhead cables, role of the climber and of the ground person, secure working position, climbing techniques, branch walking, use of supplementary anchor points, storage of equipment and regulations (LOLER, PUWER).

This course runs every month, please contact us for further details on dates and times.

Please note that full payment for this course must be made at least 2 weeks before the course takes place. This course is for the operator who requires training and certification in arboricultural climbing & rescue techniques.

LOCATION & START DATE
Bicton College - 12 December 2022
Bicton College - 6 March 2023
Bicton College - 12 June 2023
LEVEL
Level 2 Levels Explained
DURATION
5 Days
LEARNING AREA
Horticulture, Floristry & Arboriculture Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

What you will learn

This is a 5 day course, normally Mon-Fri with an assessment the following Monday. The course will give you an in-depth experience in the use of all equiment and techniques that go into the C&G Certificate of Competence.

Entry requirements

There are no pre-requisited, but you must be physically fit and not suffer from vertigo or similar condition that might affect your safety.

Bicton College

Bicton College

Bicton College is based in East Devon, near Exeter, and set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, just two miles from the Jurassic Coast. The historic Georgian mansion, commercial farm, animal husbandry school, modern veterinary nursing building, world-class engineering and heavy plant machinery workshop, walled garden and arboretum are all set in over 200 hectares of historic parkland.


This is a 5 day course, normally Mon-Fri with an assessment the following Monday. The course will give you an in-depth experience in the use of all equiment and techniques that go into the C&G Certificate of Competence.

There are no pre-requisited, but you must be physically fit and not suffer from vertigo or similar condition that might affect your safety.

Bicton College

Bicton College

Bicton College is based in East Devon, near Exeter, and set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, just two miles from the Jurassic Coast. The historic Georgian mansion, commercial farm, animal husbandry school, modern veterinary nursing building, world-class engineering and heavy plant machinery workshop, walled garden and arboretum are all set in over 200 hectares of historic parkland.


Dates & Locations

  • Course type Leisure and Professional
  • Level - Level 2
  • Location - Bicton College
  • Start Date - 12 December 2022
  • Fees - Tuition Fees: £625.00
  • Apply Now

  • Course type Leisure and Professional
  • Level - Level 2
  • Location - Bicton College
  • Start Date - 6 March 2023
  • Fees - Tuition Fees: £625.00
  • Apply Now

  • Course type Leisure and Professional
  • Level - Level 2
  • Location - Bicton College
  • Start Date - 12 June 2023
  • Fees - Tuition Fees: £625.00
  • Apply Now
Share

Course Code 13810-BIC-22, 13811-BIC-22, 13812-BIC-22

Fees apply to adults and HE students only. Only the most common fees scenario is shown. Actual fees may vary depending on your personal situation. Please contact us for further information.

Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

Tree Climbing and Rescue City & Guilds Award Level 2 Level 2 Bicton College NightSchool, Arboriculture, TreeCutting, Tree, TreeFelling, Climbing, Rescue