Woodchipper (NPTC) 002057

About the Course

This one day integrated training and assessment programme covers preparation, maintenance and safe use of a woodchipper.

Entry Requirements

This intensive practical course requires a good level of physical fitness and an ability to study written technical information.

We are governed by Health and Safety Executive (HSE) regulations therefore participants will not be allowed to start the course without wearing steel toe capped boots or shoes and suitable protective clothing which provides full cover for arms and legs. We strongly recommend participants also wear a high visibility vest.

Participants may prefer, for their own comfort and safety, to bring their own PPE; hat, gloves and ear defenders.

By making a booking you are declaring yourself medically fit to participate in this course.

Useful Information

Free parking is available on campus; a permit will be issued and should be clearly displayed.

Please bring a packed lunch and all refreshments needed for the day.

Instructor / Student Ratio 1:5

Course Dates

Friday 9 September 2022 (9:00am to 4:00pm)

£275 per person (No places remaining)

Friday 14 October 2022 (9:00am to 4:00pm)

£275 per person (2 places available)


For group bookings please contact Lorraine Cornwell 01245 424286


City & Guilds NPTC
NPTC integrated training and assessment can be arranged for groups of up to 4 participants.
Individual NPTC assessment can also be arranged, please contact us for details.