NPTC Work Certificates

  • CS 30.1 and 30.2 - Chainsaw maintenance and Cross-cutting.
  • CS31 - Felling and processing small trees.
  • CS 38 - Competence to Climb trees and perform Aerial Rescue
  • CS 41 - Undertake Sectioned Felling Operations.
  • AO1 - Planting
  • Chapter 8. (Unit 2) Setting up Street Works and Road Signs.
  • First-Aid for Appointed Person
  • CSCS Health and Safety for Operatives.
  • Set-up and Operation of Mobile Elevating Work Platform.
  • Brushwood Chipper Operation.

Legal Obligations

We are aware of our legal obligations under the following legislations

  • The Town and Country Planning (Trees) Regulations 1999
  • The Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 (as amended)
  • Plant Health Act 1967
  • The Countryside and Rights of Way Act 2001
  • The Forestry Act 1967
  • The Conservation (Natural Habitats, &c.) Regulations 1994
  • The Conservation (Natural Habitats, &c.) (Amendment) Regulations 2007 and 2009
  • The Protection of Badgers Act 1992
  • The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
  • The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999.
  • The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002
  • The Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998
  • The Work at Height Regulations 2005 (as amended)
  • The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998
  • The New Roads and Street Works Act 1991