Treepartner Training Courses


Clearing Saw

Pre-Course Requirements

To attend this course trainees must already hold a qualification in the Safe Use of Trimmer and Brush cutter.

This course introduces trainees to techniques for dealing with woody shrubs and felling small trees.

Why Treepartner Training?

  • Lantra certificated course
  • 2:1 trainee to instructor ratio
  • Delivered by instructors with extensive and current experience
  • Forestry sites available for carrying out felling and thinning operations
This 2-day course will cover a range of topics including:
  • Legislation
  • Risk Assessment
  • PPE requirements
  • Equipment overview
  • Maintenance of petrol driven machines
  • Maintenance of clearing saw blades
  • Worksite planning and organisation
  • Machine operation
  • Felling techniques for woody shrubs and small trees

Course Fees

Price per person (2 days)



  • On completion of the training, a Treepartner Training Record of Training and Achievement (certificate) will be issued
  • Following successful completion of the training, Treepartner Training Ltd can organise the related City & Guilds NPTC Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Forestry Clearing Saw, (Qualfication No: 0020-56)