Who are the CPD modules for?
Individuals who are qualified chainsaw operators and under Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER) are required to have refresher training every 3-5 years.
What do the CPD modules cover?
0041-001 – Chainsaw maintenance and cross-cutting
0041-002 – Felling trees up to 380mm
0041-003 – Tree climbing and aerial rescue
0041-004 – Chainsaw from a rope and harness
0041-005 – Aerial tree rigging
Each CPD module will cover the appropriate practical skills required to meet legislation, industry technical standards and industry good practice.
How are the CPD modules delivered?
These CPD modules are delivered by NPTC/ City & Guilds approved assessors.
The skills test can be done alongside or separately at the end of training.
What is issued on successful completion of a CPD module?
Each candidate will complete the appropriate skills test which will be scored. Each skills test has a minimum score for the CPD module to be achieved.
Candidates achieving the minimum score requirement will be issued a CPD Module Digital Credential (DC) to the registered email
The assessor will complete a feedback form on the candidate’s performance in the skills test with any recommendations required.
Chainsaw Maintenance Crosscutting & Felling Small Trees up to 380mm (NPTC or Lantra ITA)
£160 per person plus VAT