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Planting, felling and maintaining trees.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard



Typical length

24 months

Entry requirements

Set by employer.

Current funding band



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What apprentices will learn

  • using and maintaining a chainsaw
  • felling and processing trees
  • climbing trees using a rope and harness, and using elevated platforms
  • recognising different types of trees and shrubs
  • identifying and managing pests, diseases and tree defects


Apprentices must have achieved level 1 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 3 to 1 or D to G) before taking their end-point assessment. They must also have taken level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 9 to 4 or A* to C)

Professional registration

None specified.

End-Point Assessment

Organisation Phone Number Email
Lantra Awards Limited 02476 69 69 96
City and Guilds 0844 543 0000

More Information

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