The Area we cover

Gary first started in Arboriculture in 2009 at Riseholme college. He undertook the level 2 course and gained a distinction, he then went onto complete the level 3 course where he gained a merit and top practical student. 

 

Since then he has progressed hugely in gaining qualifications and experience. He spent 2 years subcontract climbing from which he gained a wealth of experience, knowledge and contacts. Since then he has been gaining more and more domestic and commercial clients. 

 

He currently holds many qualifications including:

• NPTC

o Chainsaw maintenance and crosscutting

o Felling small trees

o Felling medium and large trees

o Climb trees and perform aerial rescue

Use of chainsaw from a rope and harness

o Aerial tree pruning

o Dismantling and rigging

o Single and multiple windblown trees

o Wood chipper

• NPTC Utilities

o Basic electrical knowledge

o Use of insulated rods for pruning

o Felling and ground pruning

o Aerial pruning

• Level 2 in manual handling

• Level 2 in emergency first aid at work

• DMQ Level 1

 

 

All of our staff are trained and qualified to a simlar level, some bring aditinal qualifications and experience such as Forest Machine Operators Certificate Scheme, Spraying and chemical application certificates along with a welath of forestry knowledge and experience.