One day course

Apply now

Assessing your woodland – what have you got?

  • Woodland composition- coppice, standards, plantation
  • Tree species and age/condition
  • Soil, topography and drainage
  • Biodiversity, archaeology
  • Size, mapping
  • Access

 What do you want to do with it?

  • Generate income
  • Manage for wildlife
  • Learn woodland and craft skills
  • Leisure, relaxation

 What are the laws and regulations?

  • Felling licences
  • biodiversity
  • archaeology
  • tracks
  • paths
  • structures

Course Code: 



Entry Requirements:

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Dates & Location:


28th June 2018

Time: 10:00- 16:00

Location: Flimwell Woodland Enterprise Centre




We’re pretty proud of our facilities here at Plumpton. In fact in the land-based sector, we’ve got some of the leading college facilities in the UK – the perfect natural location for our forestry and arboriculture courses for you to develop your skills.

  • Discover the latest equipment for your course

You’ll work on various equipment such as tractors, a WoodMizer saw mill plus a range of wood chippers.

  • Extensive grounds for you to develop your skills

You’ll need to be able to work in a variety of locations, build your knowledge by discovering our farmed land, hedgerows and streams.

  • Experience our fantastic modern facilities

Our superb site at Flimwell features our working commercial woodland plus modern workshop – an ideal base for your studies 

  • Benefit from our excellent local connections

You’ll be able to gain practical experience and knowledge of the tree-based sector thanks to our links with local land owners and estates.

Talk to us

Not quite ready to apply yet? We are happy to discuss courses and help you find the perfect fit.

Arrange a callback

Other courses that may interest you