CS31 – Felling & Processing Small Trees 002004

Qualification Level?

This is a level 2 qualification

Qualification notes

This course can be taken as a combined course with the Chainsaw Maintenance & Cross Cutting (CS30) qualification.


You will be assessed on the following:

  • Select and prepare equipment required for safe and effective felling.
  • Fell small trees up to 380mm safely and accurately using an appropriate method.
  • Remove branches safely in a manner appropriate to the branching habit.
  • Crosscut stems accurately and safely to a given length and diameter specification.
  • Stack timber using appropriate manual handling techniques.
  • Take down small hung-up trees safely using appropriate hand tools
Course Length?

Three days training followed by one day of individual assessments.

Got a question about this training course?

For more information, please email shortcourses@darttraining.co.uk or call 01332 216640 Opt 02 / 07794 898276.

For more information and to view the qualification overview

Please visit the City & Guilds NPTC website here

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