Forest Operative

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  • Current Funding Band: £12,000

Managing trees, plants and the environment in forests and woodland.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard



Typical length

24 months

Entry requirements

candidates must have achieved level 1 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 3 to 1 or D to G) before starting this apprenticeship

Current funding band



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What apprentices will learn

  • identifying trees and plants
  • controlling pests and diseases
  • understanding the timber industry
  • principles of plant growth and development
  • how to use equipment correctly


  • apprentices must take level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 9 to 4 or A* to C) before doing their end-point assessment

Professional registration

None specified.

End-Point Assessment

Organisation Phone Number Email
Lantra Awards Limited 02476 69 69 96

More Information

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.

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